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  1. RGGI CO2 allowance prices top $4/short ton for 3rd straight time

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    Thu, 18 Sep 2014

    natural gas prices, starting as far back as 2007, that led to a decrease in CO 2 emissions as natural gas replaced coal generation in the Northeast, EIA said. Starting in 2014, RGGI said it would reduce its cap on CO 2 emissions by 45 percent

  2. Preliminary study says West can withstand 7,000 MW of coal retirements

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    Mon, 22 Sep 2014

    also serves parts of Western Canada). The preliminary study results suggest that removing 7,000 MW of additional coal generation would have minimal impact on system frequency response. “The minimal change in frequency response is not surprising

  1. Western power grid can handle 7 GW of coal power retirements

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    Mon, 22 Sep 2014

    also serves parts of Western Canada). The preliminary study results suggest that removing 7,000 MW of additional coal generation would have minimal impact on system frequency response. “The minimal change in frequency response is not surprising

  2. A coal-fueled strategy to reduce Europe's dependence on Russian energy imports

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    Wed, 1 Oct 2014

    opportunity for reducing the EU’s dependence on Russian gas imports, for the following reasons: If the 21 GW of coal generation was brought back online, EU gas demand would decrease by 2–3 bcf/day. Despite the institutional barriers

  3. Duke to purchase NCEMPA nuclear, coal generation assets

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    Mon, 28 Jul 2014

    Duke Energy Progress to purchase the North Carolina Eastern Municipal Agency's ownership in certain nuclear and coal generating assets representing approximately 700 MW of capacity.

  4. Coal News: Balancing South Africa's Energy Poverty, Climate Commitments

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    Thu, 11 Sep 2014

    technologies with fewer emissions come at a cost, they present a cheaper means of mitigating CO2 emissions. Advanced coal generation technology with CCS is more affordable than offshore wind, solar photovoltaic, and solar thermal technologies

  5. Yingli surpasses 10 GWs of global solar module deliveries

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    Thu, 7 Aug 2014

    year, the modules will offset approximately 6.8 million tons of carbon emissions when compared to conventional coal generation , which is equivalent to planting more than 340 million trees. "We are tremendously grateful to our loyal customers

  6. Luminant CEO says EPA air plan could cost Texas big

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    Mon, 18 Aug 2014

    here. Compared to the rest of the world, U.S. coal generation contributed less than five percent of the world total and Texas coal generation even less – lower than one percent. So what this plan expects

  7. Luminant CEO says EPA air plan would cost Texas big

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    Mon, 18 Aug 2014

    here. Compared to the rest of the world, U.S. coal generation contributed less than five percent of the world total and Texas coal generation even less - lower than one percent. So what this plan

  8. FERC says proposed EPA power plant rules will cause seismic changes

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    Tue, 12 Aug 2014

    transmission, coal-generated energy produced in at least five other states. If those surrounding states reduce their coal generation and Idaho compensates by increasing generation from its existing natural gas plants, this would create complications