Category Archives for CCT

EPA GHG rule will ban construction of the most efficient coal plants

Thanks to the NMA for producing this video. Be sure to share it around.

16. September 2013 by Jason Hayes
Categories: agenda, CCT, Energy, EPA, Jobs, Marketplace Information, Policy, Power Generation, Regulation, USA, Utilities | Tags: , , , | 2 comments

On the college divestment movement

I am getting regular requests from media and reporters who want me to discuss the issue of the college divestment movement. To help provide some answers for those who are honestly seeking them, here is a response that I put … Continue reading

15. August 2013 by Jason Hayes
Categories: agenda, carbon, CCS, CCT, Climate Change, Emissions, Energy, Environment, EPA, Jobs, Marketplace Information | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on On the college divestment movement

President Obama: “The planet will boil over”

This video shows an excerpt from President Obama’s town hall speech in Johannesburg, SA on Saturday. In this speech the President claimed that if Africans attempted to raise their living standards, “the planet will boil over.” “Ultimately, if you think … Continue reading

02. July 2013 by Jason Hayes
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New membrane captures 90% of CO2

The DOE has approved a field test for a new CO2 capture membrane. The new technology has successfully captured 90% of CO2 from flue gas in studies, so has been approved to advance to larger scale field studies. In an … Continue reading

04. December 2012 by Jason Hayes
Categories: carbon, CCS, CCT, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marketplace Information | Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Off on New membrane captures 90% of CO2

Coal = Future

Students and professors at the University of Kentucky discuss the importance of coal for jobs and for America’s energy future.

15. October 2012 by Jason Hayes
Categories: ash, CCT, Education, Energy, Environment, EPA, Jobs, Regulation | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on Coal = Future

Illinois Plant Turns Mine Into Megawatts

I’ve invited Lance Brown, executive director of PACE to publish his regular coal-related articles to the Coalblog. His first piece recounts his recent trip to the Prairie State Energy Campus. Thanks to Lance for all his work on bringing affordable, … Continue reading

18. September 2012 by Jason Hayes
Categories: CCT, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marketplace Information, USA, Utilities | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on Illinois Plant Turns Mine Into Megawatts

Coal Leadership Advancement Seminar Series

The first Coal Leadership Advancement Seminar Series (CLASS) program was a success!! Thank you to everyone who joined us on June 26-28 at the The Magnolia Hotel in Downtown Denver Colorado. CLASS attendees enjoyed a diverse slate of presentations from … Continue reading

04. July 2012 by Jason Hayes
Categories: CCS, CCT, Coal Fundamentals, conference, Election 2012, Energy, Energy Trading, EPA, Jobs, Marketplace Information, Mining, NIMBY, Ports, Powder River Basin, Power Generation, presentations, Railroads, transmission, Utilities | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on Coal Leadership Advancement Seminar Series

King Coal Still Reigns

This article by the Australian describes the rush to use coal across the planet as renewables fail to fill gaps and European natural gas prices remain stubbornly high. Despite high hopes for renewables, the figures show the world to be … Continue reading

04. May 2012 by Jason Hayes
Categories: carbon, CCS, CCT, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marketplace Information | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on King Coal Still Reigns

Pardon us if we don’t believe you

A new Politico.com article may have inadvertently let a post-election cat out of the bag. “Uttered in 2008, still haunting Obama in 2012” looks at the political fallout suffered by the Obama campaign when then-candidate Obama gave an unguarded comment … Continue reading

06. April 2012 by Jason Hayes
Categories: CCT, CSAPR, Election 2012, Environment, EPA, Government resources, Jobs, Marketplace Information, Mining, Policy, Regulation, sequestration, Stream Buffer Zone Rule, Utilities | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Pardon us if we don’t believe you

Robert Bryce: It’s Not ‘All of the Above’ After All

Robert Bryce, who was the keynote speaker at the ACC 2010 Coal Market Strategies Conference in Tucson, AZ, has a new NationalReview.com article describing the recent EPA GHG rule proposal. Bryce argues that the proposed rule is a wasteful and … Continue reading

05. April 2012 by Jason Hayes
Categories: Cap & Trade, carbon, CCS, CCT, Climate Change, Election 2012, Energy, Environment, EPA, Marketplace Information, Policy, Regulation, USA, Utilities | Tags: , , , , , , | 1 comment

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