At a press conference, Vectren CEO Carl Chapman announced plans to build an 800 to 900 MW fracked gas plant that would replace generation from Vectrens coal-burning
power plants and commit Vectren customers to fossil fuel dependence for decades to come.
A study conducted before and after the 2004 closure of a coal-burning
power plant in Tongliang, China, found children born before the closure had shorter telomeres than those conceived and born after the plant stopped polluting the air, Medicalxpress reported.
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The utility's coal-burning
power plants include Edgewater, Columbia, Pulliam and Weston.
power plants and diesel vehicles may produce pollution that is more harmful to human health than other types of pollution, a new study has found.
Google on Wednesday announced it will convert a former coal-burning
power plant in Alabama into a data center using renewable energy.
The last coal-burning
plant in the city is scheduled to close next year.
com/air-pollution-china-estimated-cut-life-expectancy-more-five-years-northern-residents-1338427) a research study by the National Academy of Sciences found that coal-burning
in northern China contributed to the deaths of over 2.
They used a supercomputer to conduct seven 'runs,' each simulating ten years of atmospheric activity tied to both coal-burning
activities in Asia and to emissions by volcanoes around the world
The city would replace heating systems in 44,000 old, single-storey homes and coal-burning
boilers with clean energy alternatives as well as control dust in construction, Wang said.
Czech Coal is competing for the CEZ coal-burning
plants against domestic energy group Energeticky a Prumyslovy Holding (EPH), the report said.
A new study demonstrates why global surface temperatures defied a decadeslong trend and didn't continue to rise between 1998 and 2008: Pollution-spewing, coal-burning
power plants in Asia, while emitting warming greenhouse gases, simultaneously sent cooling sulfur particles into the atmosphere.