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2010-01-19 08:30:00

SHENYANG, China, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- NF Energy Saving Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: NFEC; "NF Energy"), a Chinese leader in providing integrated energy conservation solutions, today announced the Company won bidding on Phase III of a large ultra-supercritical coal power plant in Zhejiang province. NF Energy will supply 6 sets of DN2200 fluid-control butterfly valve to the project. The Company expects to recognize US GAAP revenue of US$550,000 in Q3 2010. This power...

2010-01-06 08:08:00

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ameren Energy Resources Company, LLC (AER), the holding company for merchant generation and its energy marketing services for Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), today announced the 2009 completion of more than $1 billion in environmental improvement projects at its Illinois-based, coal-fired power plants. In 2009, the AER merchant generating segment completed the 36-month installation of state-of-the-art environmental control technologies at two...

2010-01-04 07:00:00

BEIJING, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Hollysys Automation Technologies, Ltd. (Nasdaq: HOLI) ("Hollysys" or the "Company"), a leading provider of automation and control technologies and applications in China, announced today that it has commenced shipping its proprietary large-scale industrial Distributed Control Systems (DCS) to the Guohua Taishan Power Plant for its 1000MW (1GW) ultra-supercritical thermal power generating units. This signifies China's first-ever deployment of...

2009-12-22 12:39:00

Emissions to be Slashed by more than 35,000 Tons Annually WASHINGTON, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Duke Energy, one of the largest electric power companies in the nation, will spend approximately $85 million to significantly reduce harmful air pollution at an Indiana power plant and pay a $1.75 million civil penalty, under a settlement to resolve violations of federal clean air laws, the Justice Department and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today. The...

2009-12-22 08:12:00

PORTSMOUTH, N.H., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Powerspan Corp., a clean energy technology company, announced test results today from a one-megawatt pilot unit demonstrating its post-combustion ECO2® carbon capture technology for coal-fired power plants. The 1-MW pilot test unit is located at FirstEnergy Corp.'s R.E. Burger Plant near Shadyside, Ohio. The test results show that the pilot unit is meeting its performance goals. In a real world operating environment, the pilot...

2009-12-17 09:33:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) announced today it has signed a cooperative agreement with the United States Department of Energy (DOE) and will now move forward on phase one of a potential two-phase program to conduct an engineering study and project plan to capture, concentrate and purify carbon dioxide (CO2) emitted from industrial operations for use in enhanced oil recovery work. DOE in October had announced several carbon capture related...

2009-12-15 16:38:00

Joint Development Agreement to combine Codexis' industrially robust enzymes with CO2 Solution's carbon capture technology TSX-V: CST Outstanding shares: 60,261,136 QUEBEC CITY, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CO2 Solution Inc. ("CO2 Solution", TSX-V: CST) is pleased to announce that it has concluded a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) with Codexis, Inc. ("Codexis") to accelerate the development and deployment of its enzymatic carbon capture technology. Codexis has also completed...

2009-12-15 12:07:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) has committed $2 million to support the commercial development of advanced compression technology for carbon dioxide (CO2) as part of an ongoing initiative that includes the Department of Energy's National Energy Technology Lab (NETL), Ramgen Power Systems LLC and Dresser-Rand. The initiative is developing a supersonic shockwave compression system that will reduce the cost and energy consumption associated...

2009-12-10 06:49:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) today announced that its Thermal Equipment and Services segment has been awarded a contract of approximately $36 million to design and supply an indirect dry cooling tower (IDCT) system at the Huaneng Qinling Power Plant in China. The 2x660MW coal-fired power plant, owned and operated by Huaneng Shaanxi Qinling Power Generation Co. Ltd., is located in Huayin City, Luofu County, Shaanxi Province and is expected...

2009-12-04 12:44:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) was notified by the U.S. Department of Energy that it was selected to receive funding through the Clean Coal Power Initiative Round 3 to pay part of the costs of installing the nation's first commercial-scale carbon dioxide capture and storage system on its Mountaineer coal-fired power plant in New Haven, W.Va. The DOE announced the funding today. AEP will immediately begin negotiating terms with the DOE...


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2005-05-26 11:24:59

Coal is a fossil fuel extracted from the ground either by underground mining, open-pit mining or strip mining. It is a readily combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock. It is composed primarily of carbon and hydrocarbons, along with assorted other elements, including sulfur. Often associated with the Industrial Revolution, coal remains an enormously important fuel and is the most common source of electricity world-wide. In the United States, for example, the burning of coal...

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