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Browsing the "Clean Coal" Tag

Energy Gets Short Shrift In Trump’s First State Of The Union, “Clean Coal” Highlighted

January 31st, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill

US President Donald Trump gave his first State of the Union on Tuesday night and in a long-winded exhibition of his ability to read from a teleprompter and stay on script, the president gave short shrift to the country's energy industry, ignoring the booming renewable energy sector and serving his few words for ending "the war on American Energy" and ending "the war on clean coal." 


Another Poke In The Eye For Clean Coal

October 18th, 2014 | by Tina Casey

Clean coal not so much: a new study from West Virginia University links dust from mountaintop removal coal mining to lung cancer in nearby communities


Coal Plant + New Fuel Cell System = 90% Reduction in CO2 Emissions?

October 16th, 2011 | by Andrew

If successful, FuelCell Energy's system will separate and capture 90% or more of the CO2 emitted from a coal-fired power plant's flue stream. The CO2, along with hydrogen 'reformed' from natural gas, will be used to drive a fuel cell that produces clean electricity that will add to the plant's energy output. Nitrogen oxides (NOX), another potent greenhouse gas, will also be captured, but destroyed in the process. Emissions from the fuel cell system: water


World Water Day: 60 Posts on Water & Cleantech

March 22nd, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

Today is world water day. We've written quite a number of posts on different ways water is connected to cleantech and clean energy. Rather than write a whole new post on one or two aspects of this, I've decided to do a compilation piece. The following are articles on CleanTechnica (and a few from our sister site Planetsave) on some of the connections between cleantech and water



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