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Exelon Generation To Build Two New Natural Gas Units In Texas

Sep 29 - PR Newswire - Exelon Generation announced today that it is planning to build two combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) units in Texas utilizing a new General Electric technology that will make them among the cleanest, most efficient CCGTs in the state and the nation. More...

Army awards contract to ReEnergy for biomass power at Fort Drum plant

Sep 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Gordon Block Watertown Daily Times, N.Y. - After months of deliberation, and a gentle push by U.S. More...

Coal companies having tough year so far

Sep 26 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO) - It was supposed to be a better year for U.S. coal producers. But railroad congestion, a mild summer and indications that coal prices have yet to hit bottom have all conspired against the fuel, while cheap and plentiful natural gas continues to put pressure on the industry in the U.S. More...
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Peabody Urges Greater Use Of Advanced Coal Globally To Fight Energy Poverty And Improve Emissions

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -  During a week of heightened discussion about carbon and climate, Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) today called for greater use of advanced coal to fight energy inequality and improve emissions. More...

Republic Services Opens its 71st & 72nd Landfill Gas-To-Energy Projects

MANTECA, Calif., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) announced today its latest Landfill Gas-To-Energy (LGTE) projects involving its Forward and Vasco Road Landfills, both located in the Bay Area. More...

Alpha Natural Resources Provides Update On July 31 WARN Notifications

BRISTOL, Va., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire - Updating its announcement of July 31, Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. 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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Direct Ownership Participation in Oil and Gas Wells

By Crude Royalties - When stocks prove too volatile, the sophisticated investor who wants more control—and a fasterreturn on investment--gets closer to the source more...

Biochar – A carbon negative energy

By Kamlesh Jolapara -   Biochar is a highly porous charcoal made from the organic waste from any forest, agricultural or animal. Biochar is more...

Biomass – the renewable source of energy

By Kamlesh Jolapara - The term ‘Biomass’ refers to all organic matter that can be used as an energy source, such as wood & more...

Shale Gas Processing Equipment Market worth $5,769.9 Million by 2019 at a CAGR of over 16%

By sachin salunkhe - The report titled “Shale Gas Processing Equipment Market by Component (Compressors & Pumps, Electrical Machinery, Heat Exchangers, Internal Combustion Engines, more...
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UK energy prices rise while consumption falls

By Kevin Burke - This energy market analysis is provided by 247 Home Rescue. Domestic fuel prices rose by 3.4% in real terms in more...


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