coal-burning


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coal-burning

adj
fuelled by burning coal
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Adj.1.coal-burning - fueled by burning coal; "a coal-fired ship"
fueled - heated, driven, or produced by burning fuel
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coal-burning

[ˈkəʊlˌbɜːnɪŋ] ADJque quema carbón
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Coal-burning particles, for example, contained traces of selenium and arsenic, traffic emissions contained elemental carbon, oil-combustion particles contained vanadium and nickel, soil particles contained calcium and silicon, and wood-burning particles contained potassium concentrations.
He said that attractive tariff for coal-burning power plants has drawn global investors to invest in Pakistan's power projects.
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.
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.
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.
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But an influential Democratic senator from a coal-burning US state -- Senator John Rockefeller of West Virginia -- is seeking a two-year delay on rules for coal-fired power plants.
Yet burning coal is a major public health hazard to all of us, and especially those of us living near extraction sites and coal-burning plants.
Public Service of New Hampshire has reported to legislators that work on the disputed scrubber project at its coal-burning power plant in Bow is ahead of schedule.
Before the protest in Coventry, scientist Dr James Hansen called for a moratorium on coal-burning power stations and said our dependence on the fossil fuel must be phased out within two decades.
The old coal-burning station closed in 1992 and was demolished, but power generator npower has plans for a new plant on the site to be run on coal using the latest "clean burn" technology.
From the friendly confines of Dvorak Park in Pilsen, Maria Chavez hopped on her bike and rode along the weedy sidewalks across busy Cermak Avenue just to marvel at the jet black piles of coal stacked outside the Fisk coal-burning power plant.