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2009-12-04 09:00:00

$12 Million in Recovery Act Funds Leverages $15.7 Million for Nine Combined Heat, Power Projects HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nine new large-scale heat and power projects announced today by Governor Edward G.

2009-12-03 13:42:16

Proposed system uses solid-oxide fuel cells to produce power without sending greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.

2009-12-01 11:01:00

RALEIGH, N.C., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Progress Energy Carolinas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Progress Energy (NYSE: PGN), today announced that by the end of 2017, the company intends to permanently shut down all of its remaining N.C.

2009-11-30 05:00:00

FREDERICIA, Denmark, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Inbicon A/S today announced the signing of a multi-party Memo of Understanding to pursue the licensing, development, and construction of a biomass refinery in North Dakota. Inbicon's new collaborators are Otoka Energy, a U.S.

2009-11-18 09:30:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Physicians for Social Responsibility today released a groundbreaking medical report, "Coal's Assault on Human Health," which takes a new look at the devastating impacts of coal on the human body.

2009-11-16 14:35:00

MONROE, Mich., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second time this year, Detroit Edison's Monroe Power Plant has achieved a major reduction in emissions.

2009-11-09 06:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Energy, Inc.

2009-11-04 14:36:04

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's Julio Friedmann, in collaboration with the Center for American Progress, the Asia Society Center and with partner Monitor Group, today released the report, "A Roadmap for U.S.-China Collaboration on Carbon Capture and Sequestration."

2009-11-03 08:29:00

Trading symbol: CST Outstanding shares: 50,261,136 Patent covering use of enzyme for carbon capture at coal fired power plants is fourth new patent received by CO2 Solution in 2009 QUEBEC, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CO2 Solution Inc.

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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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