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Climate Change

Warming aids Arctic economies but far short of cold rush - Yahoo News

... OSLO, (Reuters) - Climate change is aiding shipping, fisheries and tourism in the Arctic but the economic gains fall short of a "cold rush" for an icy region where temperatures are rising twice as fast as the world average. A first cruise ship will travel the icy Northwest Passage north of Canada in 2016, Iceland has unilaterally set itself mackerel quotas as stocks shift north and Greenland ...

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Solar

Myanmar's Solar Ambitions Kickstarted with $480 Million ACO Investment Pact

... The project, consisting of two 150-megawatt solar facilities, is valued at $480 million, according to a release from the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. The plants are expected to account for 10 percent to 12 percent of Myanmar’s power generation when completed in 2016, the release said. The undertaking comes as the country begins to put a policy structure in place to ...

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Nuclear

Indias Modi eyes breakthrough nuclear pact on Japan trip - Yahoo News

... NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India is hoping to win Japanese backing for a nuclear energy pact during a visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and lure investment into its $85 billion market while addressing Japan's concern about nuclear proliferation. India has been pushing for an agreement with Japan on the lines of a 2008 deal with the United States under which India was allowed to import U.S. ...

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Hydroelectric

Alstom wins power line contracts in India, Korea, Canada | Reuters

... 1500 MW HVDC line in a region south of Seoul, through its joint venture KEPCO-Alstom Power Electronics Systems (KAPES). In Canada Alstom will build a 1,100 km long 350 kV line to transmit hydropower from the 824 MW Muskrat Falls dam to the island of Newfoundland. Alstom said its Alstom Grid unit is one of the top three providers of HVDC technologies worldwide, and has delivered more than 35,00 ...

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Coal

Existing Coal Plants Will Pump Out 300 Billion Tons Of CO2 Emissions Before They're Retired

... course, by buying that car, you're also committing to polluting the atmosphere with some amount of carbon dioxide. But how often do car buyers make that calculation? The same can be said for coal-fired power plants, which spew billions of tons of climate-changing CO2 into the atmosphere each year, and continue to be built across the globe. Coal-fired power plants are the largest ...

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Oil

Exclusive: Air quality problems dog Irving's New Brunswick oil-by-rail terminal | Reuters

... BOSTON (Reuters) - Irving Oil's oil-by-rail terminal in Saint John, New Brunswick, has seen increasing air quality problems since it started up in 2012, undermining the company's assurances to regulators the project would likely not impact the environment, according to documents obtained by Reuters. The case at Canada's largest oil-by-rail terminal could have implications for the scores of ...

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Gas

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Crew Energy to sell Alberta assets for C$150 mln | Reuters

... Columbia. The assets to be sold currently produce 3,650 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d), the company said, citing field estimates. Crew Energy, which bought liquids-rich natural gas assets in Montney for about C$105 million ($96.74 million) this year, said it would raise its 2014 Montney capital program by C$20 million. The company sold its natural gas assets in Alberta to ...

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Wind

EUROPE POWER-Spot prices rise on solar power output drop | Agricultural Commodities | Reuters

... cents up at 35.25 euros per MWh. Solar power output was expected to fall by 1.7 GW in Germany and by 210 MW in France on Friday, according to Thomson Reuters Point Carbon data. German wind power production was set to rise by 550 MW, not enough to offset the bullish impact of lower solar electricity production. French nuclear power availability remained near 80 percent. Along the forward ...

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Biofuels

Warming aids Arctic economies but far short of 'cold rush' | Reuters

... 1993. And cod, haddock, herring and blue whiting are among fish stocks expanding north. Iceland has set new, unilateral quotas for mackerel, including almost 150,000 tonnes in 2014. "The biomass sum of all types of species is increasing, and will continue to increase in the Arctic," said Svein Sundby, of the Institute of Marine Research in Norway. Among oil companies, Exxon Mobil began ...

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Renewable Energy

Myanmar's Solar Ambitions Kickstarted with $480 Million ACO Investment Pact

... percent of Myanmar’s power generation when completed in 2016, the release said. The undertaking comes as the country begins to put a policy structure in place to encourage renewable energy. ACO co-founder Hari Achuthan, a former Credit Suisse Group AG banker, said last year that the fund is betting $700 million on Myanmar as the country offers investors the best growth opportunity ...

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Alternative Energy

( ALNE ) Recently Rebranded Unique Growing Solutions, Inc. Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Zaycon Foods - WSJ.com

... Alternative Energy and Environment Solutions/Unique Growing Solutions, Inc. to Pursue Deal with Leading National Fresh Food Company HOUSTON, TX / ACCESSWIRE / August 28, 2014 / Unique Growing Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: ALNE) a sales, leasing, and consulting company providing turnkey solutions to the natural and organic growing industries announced today that it has signed a letter of intent ...

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Carbon Credits

Peabody Energy pulls plug on Tinkler's coal comeback | Energy & Oil | Reuters

... on the block more than two years ago. After failing to attract a buyer, Peabody closed Wilkie Creek in December 2013, blaming weak coal prices, high costs and the impact of Australia's carbon tax, which has since been axed. Tinkler, who made his first big bet on an unloved A$15 million coal project in 2006, rode Australia's mining boom, peaking in 2012 with the $5 billion merger of his ...

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