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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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EPA may soften stance on coal ash

Forbes magazine is reporting that despite extreme pressure from environmental groups, the Obama administration may have finally realized that regulating coal combustion residuals (CCRs or coal ash) as “hazardous” would cause serious economic, social, and environmental impacts across the country. As … Continue reading

04. December 2012 by Jason Hayes
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