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Low-carbon jobs opportunity, Newcastle forum told

| Sourced From Theherald.com.au |

A LOW-CARBON economy would create jobs, not destroy them, a climate-change forum in Newcastle heard yesterday.

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  • Published: Sep 17th, 2009
  • Category: USA
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Lawyer: Texas to be nation’s leader in clean carbon technology

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At a meeting of the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers here Monday, Austin lawyer Mike Nasi said Texas is positioning itself as the national leader in next-generation clean carbon technology.

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  • Published: Aug 5th, 2009
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EPRI: CO2 Cuts Will Cost a Lot More Without Nuclear and Clean Coal

| Sourced From Greentechmedia.com |

Reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 41 percent by 2030 will cost the U.S. energy industry, and the bill for American households will be about $16,000 apiece, says the utility-backed research group.

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Rudd picks Robert Hill to head carbon trust

| Sourced From Theaustralian.news.com.au |

KEVIN Rudd has turned to a former Howard government minister to head the Australian Carbon Trust, in a move that will further exacerbate Coalition tensions on climate change.

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Canadian government funding of carbon-capture projects is both important and timely

| Sourced From Daily Commercial News |

The federal government has put up $140 million for eight projects aimed at refining and proving carbon capture and storage technology.

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CU research could make carbon capture cheap

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BOULDER, Colo. Researchers at the University of Colorado have created a technology that may finally make the removal of carbon dioxide from coal-plant smokestacks affordable.

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Carbon capture tech needs more support: group

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government should provide more support for the development of carbon capturing technology, but also consider technological barriers before passing climate change legislation, a coal industry representative said on Tuesday.

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  • Published: Mar 5th, 2009
  • Category: UK
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UK: Organic food retailer uses tech to reduce carbon footprint

| Sourced From Fresh Plaza |

Cybit, the UK’s leading online Telematics Service Provider, has implemented its Fleetstar-Online vehicle tracking solution into the home delivery fleet of Abel & Cole, the UK’s leading organic food retailer. Abel & Cole will use the Cybit system to reduce its Carbon footprint and benchmark all home delivery vehicles across its six national depots

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Environment minister says carbon capture already a proven technology

| Sourced From Canadian Press |

CALGARY With UN talks on climate change scheduled for Copenhagen this December, work on a new clean-energy strategy and how to reduce greenhouse gas emissions will begin immediately with the U.S. administration, federal Environment Minister Jim Prentice said Friday.

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Update: Carbon capture and storage technology

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Federal Environment Minister Jim Prentice says work on a new clean-energy strategy will begin immediately with the U-S administration.

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  • Published: Jan 15th, 2009
  • Category: UK
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Significant quantities of low carbon technology needed

| Sourced From Rapid |

Britain must use a wide range of low carbon energy technologies to improve its energy efficiency, it has been claimed.

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Liverpool John Lennon Airport Experimenting with Carbon Capture Technology

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Pretty soon, Liverpool John Lennon Airport will have more than just a cool namesake it will also have experimental carbon capture technology. The airport has teamed with UK-based start-up Origo Industries to launch a program that will capture CO2 emissions from the terminal building.

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