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2011-06-22 12:30:00

Average Additional Annual Cost Increase Could Exceed $250 Per Consumer Household ATLANTA, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- If Plant Washington, the controversial Power4Georgians (P4G) proposed coal-fired power plant becomes a reality, Georgia consumers would see their electric bills skyrocket 10-20 percent in the first year depending on which electric member cooperative (EMC) they receive electricity from, as opposed to an expected 2 percent increase in the absence of the plant. That...

2011-06-22 09:00:00

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cemtrex Inc.

2011-06-21 12:49:04

Using barium oxide nanoparticles, researchers have developed a self-cleaning technique that could allow solid oxide fuel cells to be powered directly by coal gas at operating temperatures as low as 750 degrees Celsius.

2011-06-14 12:51:00

STOCKTON, Calif., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Energy Services, Inc.

2011-06-07 09:00:00

WILSONVILLE, Ala., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers at the National Carbon Capture Center (NCCC) have successfully commissioned a new test center for evaluating improved technologies for capturing carbon dioxide (CO2) from coal-based power plant flue gas.

2011-06-04 00:00:31

Patent covers economical heating of open ponds, key issue for commercial-scale algae production for biofuels, animal feed in virtually any climate Dublin, OH (PRWEB) June 02, 2011 Independence Bio-Products (IBP) of Dublin, Ohio has received a patent from U.S.

2011-06-02 06:45:00

NAPERVILLE, Ill., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nalco (NYSE: NLC) and its subsidiary Nalco Mobotec Inc., a global leader in air protection technology, today announced a contract with the City of Springfield, Ill., for mercury emission control at the city's Dallman Power Station.

2011-05-26 09:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Skyonic Corporation today announced that its patented carbon mineralization process, SkyMine®, was listed as an advanced combustion control technology for fossil fuel power plants as part of the EPA's Commercial Demonstration Permit Program.

2011-05-24 08:00:00

Southern Gets Straight "F"s in Grading of "The Dirty Seven" Utilities, Also Home to Three of 10 Worst-Polluting Power Plants in U.S.

2011-05-09 21:06:11

The American Physical Society has released a new assessment — Direct Air Capture of CO2 with Chemicals — to better inform the scientific community on the technical aspects of removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.

Latest Fossil fuel power plant Reference Libraries

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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