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  • Cleaning up clean coal

    Perhaps the only point that advocates for and against ’clean coal’ might agree on is the fact that we have lots of coal remaining and its continued use likely will be a significant part of our fossil fuel future. Whether it should be the fuel of choice is another matter. The coal industry - acutely aware of growing public concern over greenhouse gas emissions and other health-related issues ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Clean coal is possible - EPA

    A U.S. Interagency Task Force on Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) has delivered a series of recommendations on overcoming the barriers to the widespread, cost-effective deployment of CCS within 10 years. The Task Force concluded that CCS can play an important role in domestic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reductions while preserving the option of using coal and other abundant domestic fossil ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Efficient Clean Coal Technology

    Among a lot of interesting topics being discussed at SETA 2016, reducing emission and improving efficiency in coal fired plants is among a great focus. Mr. Ajit Nambiar, Vice President, Power and Gas Sales, Siemens Pte Ltd, Singapore shared a case study to the audience how to optimize combustion using laser absorption spectroscopy technology as the innovative and cost-effective solution developed ...


    By GAT International

  • Clean Coal Is Available Now

    Balancing energy costs with environmental goals is becoming increasingly difficult, but there are a number of promising opportunities which will make the achievement of this balance possible. These opportunities are analyzed by the McIlvaine Company in its Power Plant Air Quality Decisions service. The reality is that 50 percent of U.S. power is being produced in coal-fired plants. These ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • The search for clean coal

    Many countries and companies are pursuing with vigour the concept of ‘clean coal’, where toxic emissions of are reduced by over 90% and sulphur and greenhouse gas emissions are rendered virtually non-existent. Research is underway in Europe, North America and Asia on how to make use of the world’s most abundant fossil fuel in ways that are environmentally and socially more ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Clean Coal Technology development in China

    The United States has invested over $ 100 billion research and development of modern clean coal technology, greatly reducing emissions of sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxides and mercury and other major pollutants when fired. According to China's Ministry of Statistics, in 2012 4.1 million tons of soot emissions from coal-fired boilers, 5.7 million tons of sulfur ...


  • Clean Coal Technologies Moves to Dissolve Good Coal Joint Venture

    Clean Coal Technologies, Inc. (the “Company”) (OTCQB: CCTC) (PINK: CCTC), an emerging cleaner-energy company utilizing patented technology to convert raw coal into a cleaner burning and more efficient fuel, today announced it has sent a notice of default and termination to AGPL Investments Pte. Ltd. (“AGPL”) pursuant to the default and termination provisions of the ...

  • $3.4 Billion Clean Coal Stimulus Up In Smoke?

    NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 09/01/10 -- Associated Press research reveals recent and current investment in traditional coal plant investment exceeds clean-coal stimulus spending 10 times over. The findings, as reported by Matt Brown, appeared last week in the Washington Post. Clean coal energy production received $3.4 billion in the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. This sum was ...


    By Marketwire

  • Standing for Clean Energy- Norway Divests from Coal

    In the United States, approximately 20 percent of our energy consumption comes from coal.  Additionally, most of the coal burning energy is found in industries. Clearly, this statistic needs to be decreased, but how can the United States collectively show big business that we want to move ...


    By Earth Day Network

  • Pennsylvania Backs Illinois` Bid for Clean Coal Plant

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois, October 9, 2007 (ENS) - The governor of Pennsylvania today announced his support to bring FutureGen, a $1.4 billion, coal-to-energy, zero-emissions facility, to Illinois. Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell submitted a letter of support for neighboring Illinois to the FutureGen Industrial Alliance, which is developing the facility for the U.S. Department of ...

  • China leading global efforts on clean coal

    China is come a step closer to capturing and storing its carbon emissions with the launch of the GreenGen coal gasification plant in Tianjin, according to a report in Nature. Carbon ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • $1.4bn clean coal power plant to be built in Illinois

    A consortium of some of the world's largest coal companies and electric utilities has selected the small east-central Illinois town of Mattoon for FutureGen, a $1.4 billion coal-fueled power plant that is planned as the cleanest in the world. The FutureGen Alliance today announced that Mattoon was chosen over three other sites in Tuscola, Illinois; Jewett, Texas; and Odessa, Texas. 'The ...

  • Funding for design studies in clean coal competition

    Funding was today awarded to E.ON and ScottishPower for design and development studies as part of the competition to build one of the world’s first commercial scale carbon capture and storage demonstration plants. The funding will support Front End Engineering and Design studies, which will enable the bidders to further their designs for the projects at Kingsnorth and Longannet respectively. ...


  • Australia and China sign clean coal agreement

    In an important step towards a greener global future, Australia and China signed a formal international agreement for clean coal research in Beijing this week. The agreement, between CSIRO and China’s Thermal Power Research Institute (TPRI), will see TPRI install, commission and operate a post combustion capture pilot plant at the Huaneng Beijing Co-Generation Power Plant as part of CSIRO’s ...

  • Clean coal technologies markets and trends worldwide

    Coal is expected to continue to be a dominant fuel in power generation due to its low cost and abundance. Nearly 7 billion tonnes of coal were produced globally in 2010, and over 40% of global electricity was coal powered. On a levelized cost of production basis, the global market value of coal-fired electricity exceeded $400 billion. Nonetheless, conventional coal power generation is ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • UK clean coal funding bill announced

    A new Energy Bill was today proposed for the forthcoming session of Parliament as part of the Government’s plans to lead the world in breakthrough clean coal technology. The Bill would enable the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change to introduce a financial mechanism to fund up to four commercial-scale Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) demonstration plants. The first of these could be ...


  • Obama announces steps to boost biofuels, clean coal

    President Barack Obama has announced a series of steps his Administration is taking as part of its comprehensive strategy to enhance American energy independence while building a foundation for a new clean energy economy, and its promise of new industries and millions of jobs.  At a meeting with a bipartisan group of governors from around the country, the President laid out three measures ...

  • Clean Coal Technologies Signs Strategic Consulting Agreement

    CORAL SPRINGS, FL -- (Marketwire) -- 08/17/10 -- Clean Coal Technologies, Inc., CCTI (PINKSHEETS: CCTC), a clean energy technology company, announced today that it has signed a consulting agreement with MMB Global Advisors ("MMB"). MMB will provide various strategic consulting services, including redefining CCTI's global corporate structure, and re-aligning the Company to attract key personnel ...


    By Marketwire

  • Clean coal to support up to 60,000 UK jobs

    Clean coal technology could bring between GBP 2-4 billion a year into the UK economy by 2030, and support between 30,000-60,000 in jobs such as engineering, manufacturing and procurement, according to new independent research published today. The report, ‘Future Value Of Coal Carbon Abatement Technologies To UK Industry’ by AEA Group, is published today alongside the Government’s consultation ...


  • Clean Coal Market to 2020 | Available At Researchmoz.us

    GBI Researchs new report, Clean Coal Market to 2020 - Adoption of Advanced Technologies such as IGCC will Increase Due to Rise in Consumer Demand and Stringent Environmental Regulations" discusses the global clean coal technologies and equipment markets for the period 2005 to 2020. Coal is considered to be a captivating option for the generation of electricty worldwide. Buy a copy of this ...


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