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NETL green roof program

Here’s an interesting research program being carried out by the Dept. of Energy, Office of Fossil Energy. The program is researching the use of coal combustion residuals as alternative growing media (read: soil substitutes) for their “green roof” program. Living … Continue reading

22. July 2013 by Jason Hayes
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A new wave of regulations and policies targets the industry

A new article by Clean Air Markets President, Gary Hart describes what the coal industry can expect during the second term of President Obama. Gary discusses SO2/NOx, MATS, CO2, coal ash, cooling water intake structures, the DC Court of Appeals, … Continue reading

10. April 2013 by Jason Hayes
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Interesting post: Foggy Thinking on Smog

Via the American Thinker Coal gets blamed for all the bad things, even the Asian Smog. What causes this smog? Dust is a significant component. Winds whip up dust from dry land, roads, construction sites and the huge Gobi Desert, … Continue reading

11. February 2013 by Jason Hayes
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Alex Hohne joins Charah, Inc. as VP Dewatering Services

Congratuations to Alex Hohne who recently joined the Charah, Inc. management team as Vice President of Dewatering Services in August. Mr. Hohne, an experienced mechanical engineer, has expertise in gypsum process design, engineering, operations and maintenance. He has held many … Continue reading

30. November 2011 by Jason Hayes
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Coal Ash – Official NODA posted – Comments by 11/14/11

From the folks at the American Coal Ash Association The final and official Notice of Data Availability (NODA – CCR Rulemaking) has been posted today to the Federal Register.  The deadline for comments is November 14, 2011.  Directions for submitting … Continue reading

15. October 2011 by Jason Hayes
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HR 2273 – Coal Residuals Reuse & Management Act

On July 13th, the a bipartisan vote in the House Energy and Commerce Committee approved a bill that would block the EPA from regulating coal ash as a “hazardous waste” and also direct states to enact permit programs that have … Continue reading

05. October 2011 by Jason Hayes
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White House Petition – Request for Grassroots Support

We are reposting a request for grass roots supporters of the coal industry to take a few moments and sign the Citizens for Recycling First petition on the White House web site. The short description of the petition is that … Continue reading

26. September 2011 by Jason Hayes
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EPA action against coal ash is harming recycling

Citizens for Recycling First has a blurb on the recent letter to the EPA from a bipartisan Senate group. The letter, prepared by Senators Kent Conrad (D-ND) and Michael Enzi (R-WY) and signed by 44 senators from both main parties … Continue reading

27. May 2011 by Jason Hayes
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Coal fly ash: a “truly a ‘green’ building material”

Just happened across this article on AZOCleantech describing the 2008 reconstruction of the historic runway at Edwards Air Force base in 2008. The article describes how the new 15,000-foot runway was, built with concrete made with fly ash sold from … Continue reading

05. December 2010 by Jason Hayes
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Charah, Inc. – New corporate headquarters uses recycled CCPs to meet LEEDs requirements

Admin note: We recently invited ACC member and coal combustion products (CCP) management experts, Charah, Inc. to prepare an editorial for the Coalblog and monthly member update newsletter. In this article, they describe how they beneficially used CCPs to help … Continue reading

29. May 2010 by Jason Hayes
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