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Climate Change

Japan Faces Harsh Criticism After Financing Coal Plants Using Climate Cash

... Washington Post via Getty Images MUTTAGI, India (AP) Despite mounting protests, Japan continues to finance the building of coal-fired power plants with money earmarked for fighting climate change, with two new projects underway in India and Bangladesh, The Associated Press has found. The AP reported in December that Japan had counted $1 billion in loans for coal plants in Indonesia as ...

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Solar

NASA Announces Next Steps on Journey to Mars: Progress on Asteroid Initiative | NASA

... redirect the boulder into orbit around the moon. Throughout its mission, the ARM robotic spacecraft will test a number of capabilities needed for future human missions, including advanced Solar Electric Propulsion (SEP), a valuable capability that converts sunlight to electrical power through solar arrays and then uses the resulting power to propel charged atoms to move a spacecraft. This ...

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Coal

U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Arguments Over EPA Mercury Limits

... birth defects and developmental problems in children. The justices are hearing arguments Wednesday in a case about the authority of the Environmental Protection Agency to take action against coal- and oil-fired power plants that are responsible for half the nation's output of mercury. The EPA's rules on emissions of chromium, arsenic, acid gases, nickel, cadmium as well as mercury and other ...

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Oil

U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Arguments Over EPA Mercury Limits

... and developmental problems in children. The justices are hearing arguments Wednesday in a case about the authority of the Environmental Protection Agency to take action against coal- and oil-fired power plants that are responsible for half the nation's output of mercury. The EPA's rules on emissions of chromium, arsenic, acid gases, nickel, cadmium as well as mercury and other toxic ...

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Gas

Justices to hear arguments over EPA mercury limits - Yahoo News

... took those benefits into account, but the challengers argued that they are not relevant to the case. Several utilities that already have installed the equipment or that primarily rely on natural gas and nuclear power to make electricity said the EPA rules are economically practicable. Moreover, they said that until the rules take effect their competitors who haven't yet complied with the rules ...

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Wind

Japan uses climate cash for coal plants in India, Bangladesh - Yahoo News

... December that Japan had counted $1 billion in loans for coal plants in Indonesia as climate finance, angering critics who say such financing should be going to clean energy like solar and wind power. Japanese officials now say they are also counting $630 million in loans for coal plants in Kudgi, India, and Matarbari, Bangladesh, as climate finance. The Kudgi project has been marred by violent ...

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Geothermal

Most beautiful places in Japan - CNN.com

... Ainokura , Taira, Gokayama, Toyama, Japan; +81 763 66 2123 (website in Japanese only) Lake Kussharo (Hokkaido) – Some 300 whooper swans migrate to Lake Kussharo every winter. Geothermal springs prevent ice from forming along its sandy shores despite most of the water surface freezing. Reported sightings of a lake monster, dubbed Kusshii by the media, since 1973 earned Kussharo a ...

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Biofuels

EPA call for comments raises questions over biofuel standards delay | Energy & Oil | Reuters

... NEW YORK, March 24 (Reuters) - A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) request on Tuesday for comments from cellulosic biofuels makers raised speculation among industry analysts of further delays in the release of government-mandated renewable fuels volumes. The agency, which oversees the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program, has asked for public comments before submitting a request ...

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Renewable Energy

The Renewable Electricity Grid: The Future Is Now

... Even a few years ago, renewable energy played only a small role in most countries' energy planning. While governments and publics were eager to increase the share of renewables in their energy systems, the economics of doing so were challenging. There were also serious concerns about the impact on the electricity grid of adding too much capacity from variable renewable energy sources, such as ...

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