If the United States’ renewable fuel standard (RFS) is lowered, Abengoa Energy is likely to send its planned biofuels refineries to Europe or Brazil, said CEO Javier Garoz Neira.
As electric vehicle sales rev up, there are concerns that more battery-powered and plug-in hybrid cars might disrupt the nation’s power grids. But a recent study should ease those concerns.
One of the Midwest’s largest coal-fired electric generation units is set to restart this week after a nearly two-year shutdown that required the unit to be rebuilt from the ground up.
The elixir for climate regulations has long been, for many utilities, the promise of piping carbon dioxide emissions underground.
New research finds that the cost of producing electricity from renewable sources is lower than that of coal when factoring for the adverse costs of climate change and human health impacts.