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Pace of mine idlings slows, but Appalachian mines still impacted

Aug 28 - Fred Pace Coal Valley News, Madison, W.Va. - The number of coal mines idled in the first half of 2014 slowed compared to second half of 2013, due in part to cold winter weather in early 2014 providing support for a rise in prompt month prices for both Powder River Basin and Central Appalachia coal. More...

City to discuss impacts of coal trains through Whitefish

Aug 28 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Matt Baldwin Whitefish Pilot, Mont. - Whitefish is considering whether it wants to be included in public hearings concerning coal exports from the Powder River Basin of Eastern Montana. More...

Duke Energy to retire coal operations at its W.C. Beckjord Station

CINCINNATI, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire - Duke Energy today announced it will retire the remaining coal-fired units, 5 and 6, at its W.C. More...
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Austin Energy: Renewable energy push is 'too much of a good thing'

Aug 27 - Lilly Rockwell Austin American-Statesman - In a quest to make Austin Energy the greenest utility in the nation, the Austin City Council will consider a proposal Thursday that would require the utility to more aggressively invest in renewable energy, with an ambitious goal of reducing its greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2030. More...

President Curran explains divestment in coal, fossil fuels

University of Dayton, Dayton, OH August 27, 2014 -- The Flyer News, provided by UWIRE, a division of Uloop via Comtex - The University of Dayton announced in June that it would begin divesting coal and fossil fuels from its investment pool, making it the first Catholic university in the U.S. More...

SAIC Discusses Oil and Gas Issues at Niobrara Infrastructure Development Summit

SAIC (Science Applications International Corporation) - Vice President Jeffrey Spearman and Project Manager Andrew Foley, both in the Oil, Gas & Chemicals Segment of Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), will chair and moderate at the 3rd Annual Niobrara Infrastructure Development Summit, to be held in the Magnolia Ballroom in Denver, Colo. more...

Articles 

By Wayne M. Kovach
On: August 22, 2014
Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, was banned in New York state in 2008 to study its effects on the environment. Since then, there have been numerous debates on whether or not fracking would be beneficial for more...
By Wayne M. Kovach
On: August 15, 2014
Hydraulic fracturing (fracking) is a hot topic. There has never been a middle ground on the technology; people are either for it or against it. more...
By Shlomi Palas
On: August 13, 2014
At the start of the New Year, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and his Administration announced final statewide commercial food waste disposal ban regulations to take effect on October 1, 2014. The ban will divert food more...
By Wayne M. Kovach
On: August 1, 2014
You're not likely to hear this at the neighborhood bar, and beer and wine makers are aiming to keep it that way. The rise in fracking operations worldwide in recent years has sounded alarms in more...
By Kirk Edelman
On: July 18, 2014
When we talk about solutions for our nation’s energy needs, the conversation is often framed as an either/or choice between generation from renewable sources and from fossil fuels. Based on my experience investing in global more...

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