coal-burning : Definition, Usages, News and More
News & Articles
- Gore to Obama: Get moving on climate, axe Keystone
President Obama needs to move “beyond great words” and actually do something to curb climate change during his second term, ex-Vice President Al Gore told listeners in a Tuesday Google+ plus video chat. The “Goreacle” has, of late, joined environmental leaders in voicing impatience with the 44th president’s performance on global warming and other issues such as pollution from coal-burning power ...
June 12, 2013 - seattlepi.com
- America's 20 Worst Corporate Air Polluters
It's no surprise that the biggest emitters of carbon dioxide in the United States are coal-burning power generators.
June 10, 2013 - Forbes
- Jim Prentice in Toronto Star
Our regulation will be very clear: when each coal-burning unit reaches the end of its economic life, it will have to meet the new standards or close down - no trading, no offsets, no credits,said Environment Minister Jim Prentice.
- Thomas Edison in International Herald Tribune
Dan Riedinger, a spokesman for the Edison Electric Institute, an association of power companies, called the court decision "a major setback ...... to establish clear mercury regulations for coal-burning power plants."
- Jennifer Turner in USA Today
For about 20 years, they have gotten rid of coal-burning in the city, but in the surrounding provinces, coal-burning has increased, so there are some things outside of the purview of the blue sky plan,said Jennifer Turner, director of the...