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Carbon Capture

The Decade of Climate Action · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

... sea levels, and extreme temperatures. In this hotter world, accessible fresh water declines by 20% for a portion of the population, forests around the worldwhich are essential to carbon sequestrationare disseminated, and coral reefs die en masse. The sobering report confirms that this is the decade of climate action, and in order to stay under the 2 C temperature increase (deemed as the safe ...

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Climate Change

Climate change makes risks of climbing Mount Everest even greater, say scientists - Telegraph

... compensation for the high risks they take in helping climbing companies ferry rich tourists up the peak. "The mountain has been deteriorating rapidly in the past three years due to global warming, and the breakdown in the Khumbu Icefall is dramatic," he said. "We need to learn more about what is going on up there." There is nothing to prove the icefall was behaving unusually on Friday. ...

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Solar

Green groups urge U.S. to drop solar trade case against India | Reuters

... WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Environmental groups urged the United States on Wednesday to drop a challenge to India's massive solar program and said the World Trade Organization case would only hurt the growth of renewable energy resources. The United States is taking action at the WTO over the domestic content requirements in India's program, which aims to ease chronic energy shortages in Asia's ...

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Hydroelectric

Paying for giant Nile dam itself, Ethiopia thwarts Egypt but takes risks | Reuters

... decision to pay for a huge dam itself has overturned generations of Egyptian control over the Nile's waters, and may help transform one of the world's poorest countries into a regional hydropower hub. By spurning an offer from Cairo for help financing the project, Addis Ababa has ensured it controls the construction of the Renaissance Dam on a Nile tributary. The electricity it will ...

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Coal

Ukraine revolt shows faces, but whose are the brains? | Reuters

... links with Yanukovich's now fragmented Party of Regions, which had its power base in Donetsk and was long bankrolled by leading business figures, including Ukraine's richest man, the region's coal and steel tycoon Rinat Akhmetov. 'SOME KIND OF PUPPETEER' Party of Regions official Alexei Granovsky, who has tried to negotiate with the overt separatist leaders for the regional council, said ...

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Oil

Russia holds snap military drills in Caspian Sea: report | Reuters

... will last seven days and involve around 10 naval vessels and 400 sailors. The Caspian Sea is bordered by Iran, Russia, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan, and the region is crisscrossed by oil and natural gas pipelines. Russia has boosted the number of snap military drills since tensions have risen with neighbor Ukraine. NATO has said Russia's military exercises in its western ...

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Gas

Opal, Wyo. Evacuated After Blast at Gas-Pipeline Hub -- Update 2 - WSJ.com

... operator Williams Partners LP, Mr. Malik said. Williams is based in Tulsa, Okla. The explosion occurred in the plant's cryogenic processing tower, a structure that chills unrefined natural gas to separate out impurities. All employees at the gas-processing plant were accounted for, Williams spokesman Tom Droege said. The cause of the explosion wasn't immediately known. The blast ...

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Wind

China to allow private investment in 80 projects | Reuters

... energy, information and infrastructure sectors as part of reforms to increase privatisation, Premier Li Keqiang said on Wednesday. The 80 projects involving solar energy, hydro power, wind power, and oil and gas pipelines, previously areas monopolised by the state, will be open to public tender, Li said. In future, other sectors such as utilities, airports and oil and gas exploration will ...

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Geothermal

Finalists named in Bloomberg European city contest - Yahoo News

... NEW YORK (AP) Amsterdam wants to create an online game to get unemployed young people engaged in finding jobs across Europe. Schaerbeek, Belgium, envisions using geothermal mapping to give households personalized rundowns of steps to save energy. Gdansk, Poland, is proposing to require officials to debate ideas from citizens. The cities are among 21 finalists vying for millions of euros in a ...

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Biofuels

UPDATE 1-Lufthansa says helping to test new aviation biofuel | Reuters

... fuel comes from plant waste * Partnership boosts Gevo shares (Adds background, campaigner quote) By Victoria Bryan FRANKFURT, April 23 (Reuters) - Lufthansa is testing a new type of biofuel for use in aircraft, the German carrier said on Wednesday, as the airline industry steps up efforts to cut its carbon dioxide emissions. Lufthansa was the first airline worldwide to use biofuels ...

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Renewable Energy

The Solar Battlefield: How the US DOD Will Bring Solar Technology Mainstream

... Utah, USA -- When it comes to driving the development of renewable energy technology, no greater facilitating force exists than the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD). Acting on a mandate to achieve 25 percent reliability on renewable energy by the year 2025, the DOD has been busy in its aggressive pursuit of that goal proving that more often than not, great things can result from unlikely ...

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Alternative Energy

Ukraine's Unpaid Gas Bills Dwarf U.S. Aid as Tensions Mount (3) - Businessweek

... help so that "Russia can no longer use energy as a weapon." Biden announced $50 million in aid, an unspecified part of which would go to develop the country's gas reserves, explore alternative energy and improve efficiency. Russia responded yesterday, when Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Ukraine would have to prepay for gas shipments unless it starts paying down the $2.2 billion debt it's ...

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Carbon Credits

EU climate chief urges China to show international commitment | Reuters

... By 2020, China has pledged to cut its greenhouse gas emissions per unit of GDP by 40 to 45 percent from 2005 levels. In efforts to meet the target, it has launched six domestic carbon trading markets and ploughed billions of dollars into renewable and nuclear energy, and energy efficiency projects. But Beijing is reluctant to make its ambitions internationally binding. Other major ...

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