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Climate Change

China climate change plan unveiled - BBC News

... There are high levels of air pollution in many of China's cities China - the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases - has announced details of its climate action plan. The office of Prime Minister Li Kegiang said that emissions "will peak by around 2030" and China would work hard to achieve the target even earlier. The statement echoes China's declaration last November following a US-Chin ...

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Solar

Solar plane: 'I feel like I can fly forever' - BBC News

... A solar-powered plane that is attempting to cross the Pacific Ocean is encountering its first weather front. It will have to navigate a route through a wall of clouds and rain to continue its epic journey to Hawaii. Pilot Andre Borschberg spoke to the BBC as he approached the front. He said it was "an incredible moment" to be in the middle of the Pacific and that he felt like he could fly ...

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Nuclear

U.S. bombers on standby as Iran nuclear talks near end - CNNPolitics.com

... action against Iranian nuclear sites. The MOP is the weapon of choice for underground sites such as the ones at Fordow and Natanz in Iran, which house some of that country's largest nuclear reactors. And the bomb is ready for use if needed, Carter said. A deterrent now, or in the future Even if a deal is reached this week, the military's contingency plans could act as a further deterrent. ...

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Coal

Hatfield Colliery closure speeds up UK exit from deep coal mining | Reuters

... LONDON Britain's Hatfield Colliery will stop producing coal with immediate effect after being unable to sell its coal following the sharp rise in the UK's carbon tax, Prospect union said on Tuesday. The closure of the employee-owned mine in South Yorkshire is 14 months earlier than expected. Around 500 employees work at the mine. In April, Britain's carbon tax, which charges power ...

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Oil

Ex-BP engineer deserves new Gulf spill trial-U.S. appeals court | Reuters

... June 30 A former BP Plc engineer deserves a new trial on an obstruction of justice charge related to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, a federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday. The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans agreed with a lower court judge's decision last June to throw out the defendant Kurt Mix's December 2013 conviction. U.S. District Judge Stanwood Duval acted ...

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Gas

Environmentalists want California to stop offshore fracking - Houston Chronicle

... approved nine permits for operator Thums Long Beach Co. for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. Hydraulic fracturing is used to extract oil or natural gas from rock formations by injecting high-pressure mixtures of water, sand or gravel and chemicals. The Center for Biological Diversity said the permits open the way for the first offshore fracking in ...

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Wind

Vestas gets 33 MW order in Finland | Agricultural Commodities | Reuters

... Wind Systems said on Tuesday it had received a 33 megawatt turbine order for a wind project in Finland. The order was for 10 units of the V126-3.3 MW turbine for the Nik-karinkaarto wind power project in Raahe, Finland, Vestas said in a press release. The contract includes delivery, installation and commissioning of the wind turbines, as well as a service agreement, Vestas said. ...

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Geothermal

Alterra Power and Starwood Energy Secure Loan Facility for the Shannon Wind Project - MarketWatch

... energy company, operating five power plants totaling 553 MW of generation capacity, including British Columbia's largest run-of-river hydro facility and largest wind farm, and two geothermal facilities in Iceland. Alterra owns a 247 MW share of this capacity, generating over 1,250 GWh of clean power annually. In addition to the Shannon project, Alterra is also constructing the 62 MW ...

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Biofuels

EU to curb pollution from mid-sized power plants | Reuters

... Gerhards, environment minister for Latvia, holder of the EU presidency, said in a statement. According to EU figures, there are 143,000 medium-sized combustion plants, including coal- and biomass-fired facilities and district heating, in the European Union. Louise Duprez, a senior policy officer at the European Environmental Bureau, called on member states to introduce more stringent ...

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Green Energy

Yingli Brings Solar Investment Opportunity to the Chinese Public through Emerging Internet... -- BAODING, China, June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

... BAODING, China , June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited ("Yingli" or " Yingli Solar ") (NYSE: YGE), one of the world's leading solar panel manufacturers, today announced that it completed a bond financing RMB 20 million yuan (USD $3.2 million ) for a 4 megawatt (MW) solar project. Yingli's financing partners for the project are Tianjin Xinhai Financial Leasing ...

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Renewable Energy

U.S., Brazil pledge to raise renewable energy in power output | Reuters

... WASHINGTON The United States and Brazil pledged on Tuesday to increase their share of renewable energy in electricity generation from sources other than hydro-power to 20 percent by 2030 in an effort to show commitment to fighting climate change. The two countries made the announcement in a joint statement issued while U.S. President Barack Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff met at ...

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Alternative Energy

Peabody Energy Provides Update On Second Quarter 2015 Financial Targets - MarketWatch

... coal products; price volatility and customer procurement practices, particularly in international seaborne products and in the company's trading and brokerage businesses; impact of alternative energy sources, including natural gas and renewables; global steel demand and the downstream impact on metallurgical coal prices; impact of weather and natural disasters on demand and production; ...

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Carbon Credits

Hatfield Colliery closure speeds up UK exit from deep coal mining | Reuters

... LONDON Britain's Hatfield Colliery will stop producing coal with immediate effect after being unable to sell its coal following the sharp rise in the UK's carbon tax, Prospect union said on Tuesday. The closure of the employee-owned mine in South Yorkshire is 14 months earlier than expected. Around 500 employees work at the mine. In April, Britain's carbon tax, which charges power ...

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