Category Archives for Mercury

Mercury & Multi-Emissions information

Coal offers cautious optimism for Trump at first post-election conference

URL: https://www.snl.com/InteractiveX/article.aspx?CDID=A-38623833-12331&KPLT=4 SNL, Christopher Coats, 12/8/2016 At one of the first industrywide gatherings since Election Day, the coal sector offered cautious optimism about the Trump administration’s impact on the industry after years of challenges. Gathered in New York for the … Continue reading

10. December 2016 by Terry Headley
Categories: American Coal Council, Beltway & Beyond, CAA, carbon, CCP, CCS, CCT, CCUS, Climate Change, CO2, Coal Trading Conference, conference, CPP, Election, Emerging Markets, Energy, Energy Trading, EPA, Export, Industry Reports, Mercury, Mining, NSPS GHG, OSM, Ozone, Permits, Policy, Power Generation, Stream Buffer Zone Rule | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Coal offers cautious optimism for Trump at first post-election conference

ACC Issues Statement on Case-Western Study Findings: Study’s Findings Don’t Reflect the Regulatory Reality 

WASHINGTON, DC (October 20, 2016)– A recent analysis by the Great Lakes Energy Institute (GLEI), of Case Western Reserve University, concludes the decline of the nation’s coal industry over the past eight years has been due to market forces and … Continue reading

30. October 2016 by Terry Headley
Categories: American Coal Council, Cap & Trade, carbon, CCP, CCUS, Climate Change, CO2, coal, CPP, Energy, Energy Trading, enviro, EPA, Mercury, Mining, NSPS GHG, Policy, sequestration | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on ACC Issues Statement on Case-Western Study Findings: Study’s Findings Don’t Reflect the Regulatory Reality 

SCOTUS to review MATS

“EPA Power Plant Mercury Rule Gets U.S. Supreme Court Review” … “High court review of the rule threatens to stop a legal winning streak for EPA air-pollution regulations.” More on this pending case at WSJ

28. November 2014 by Jason Hayes
Categories: Emissions, Energy, Environment, EPA, Marketplace Information, Mercury, Policy, Utilities | Tags: , , | Comments Off on SCOTUS to review MATS

EPA’s assault on science and state sovereignty

If you haven’t seen the latest ALEC report on the EPA, it’s time to head on over to their website, download the report, and read it. This is (or should be) essential reading for anyone in the energy sector, transportation, … Continue reading

16. July 2013 by Jason Hayes
Categories: agenda, Energy, Environment, EPA, Jobs, Marketplace Information, Mercury, Policy, Regulation, Utilities | Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Off on EPA’s assault on science and state sovereignty

2012 Coal Market Strategies wrap up

The 2012 Coal Market Strategies Conference held August 20-22 at the Meritage Resort and Spa in sunny and beautiful Napa, CA was a well-received and well-deserved success. Thanks must first go out to our conference program development committee for the … Continue reading

31. August 2012 by Jason Hayes
Categories: Coal Market Strategies, Events, Marketplace Information, meeting, Mercury, Mining, Policy, Ports, Regulation, Texas, Utilities | Tags: , , , | 2 comments

Dr. Willie Soon presentation on mercury

This is a long video at just over 50 minutes, but there is a lot of interesting information on mercury, by a respected scientist and researcher.

31. August 2012 by Jason Hayes
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Brattle Group study looks at MATS impacts on coal fleet

Admin note: This article takes a look at the broader impacts of implementing the EPA’s MATS rule. It is a fair review of the costs and expected closures/outages that will result from the move to make extensive capital investments to … Continue reading

19. May 2012 by Jason Hayes
Categories: Emissions, Energy, Environment, EPA, Marketplace Information, Mercury, Policy, Regulation | Tags: , , , , | 2 comments

Here we go again

I just had an interesting contact from a reporter at an environmentally-themed government publication. The reporter was asking for my comment on a new NRDC report that lists the 20 “most toxic” states in the union. I won’t link to … Continue reading

15. August 2011 by Jason Hayes
Categories: Cap & Trade, carbon, CCP, CCS, CCT, Climate Change, Coal Fundamentals, Emissions, Energy, Environment, EPA, Mercury, NIMBY, Power Generation, Regulation, sequestration, Statistics, Utilities | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on Here we go again

Anti-Coal agenda hurting the country

There is an interesting article by Daniel Kish on USNews.com that joins the rapidly growing list of articles and papers explaining the profound negative economic and social impacts of the oncoming EPA train wreck. For those who may have missed the … Continue reading

26. July 2011 by Jason Hayes
Categories: Emissions, Environment, EPA, Marketplace Information, Mercury, Policy, Power Generation, USA, Utilities | Tags: , , , , , , , | 2 comments

ADA-ES – Electrical utility MACT preparations

Admin note: We recently invited ACC member and coal emissions reduction experts, ADA – Environmental Solutions to prepare an editorial for the Coalblog and quarterly newsletter. In this article, they describe how they are helping their clients prepare for the … Continue reading

07. July 2010 by Jason Hayes
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