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Denbury Announces Release Date for Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2018 Results, 2019 Outlook, and Conference Call

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PLANO, Texas, Jan. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE: DNR) (“Denbury” or the “Company”) will host a conference call to review and discuss fourth quarter and full-year 2018 financial and operating results on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. (Central).  Members of Penn Virginia management will be available to participate in Read More

Gevo and Avfuel Partner to Supply Sustainable Jet Fuel for the Business Jets Fuel Green Event at Van Nuys Airport

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Jan. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEVO) announced today that it is supplying its sustainable and renewable alcohol-to-jet fuel (ATJ) to Avfuel Corporation for use at the Business Jets Fuel Green: A Step Toward Sustainability event, scheduled for January 17, 2019, at the Van Nuys Airport (VNY) in Southern California.  Read More

Germany wants to extend CO2-related aid for firms beyond 2020: sources

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FILE PHOTO: Uniper’s Scholven coal power plant is pictured in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, September 28, 2018. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen BERLIN (Reuters) – The German government wants to extend beyond 2020 CO2-related compensation for companies that are heavy energy consumers as Europe’s largest economy shifts towards renewables, several sources close to a government coal commission told Reuters. Companies Read More

'Not the greatest crisis': Trump's EPA pick downplays climate threat

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s new pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency told lawmakers on Wednesday he does not believe climate change is a major crisis, and would continue to undo Obama-era emission limits if confirmed. Trump nominated EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler last week to run the agency permanently, seeking a Read More

Trump's new EPA pick defends rollbacks as Democrats call him 'extreme'

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday slammed U.S. President Donald Trump’s new pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency as a pro-business extremist, but harbored little hope of blocking his confirmation in the Republican-controlled Senate. Trump nominated EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler to run the agency permanently last week. If confirmed, Wheeler would continue Read More

Value of global CO2 markets hit record 144 billion euros in 2018: report

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LONDON (Reuters) – The value of traded global markets for carbon dioxide (CO2) allowances soared 250 percent last year to a record high of 144 billion euros ($164 billion), analysts at Refinitiv said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Smoke and steam billow from Belchatow Power Station, Europe’s largest coal-fired power plant operated by PGE Group, at Read More

Analysts raise EU carbon price forecasts, warn of short-term Brexit jitters: Reuters poll

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LONDON (Reuters) – Analysts have increased their forecasts for prices in Europe’s carbon market to 2021 as supply cuts begin to bite, but warned that short-term prices will be volatile due to uncertainty about Britain’s departure from the European Union. FILE PHOTO: Smoke and steam billow from Belchatow Power Station, Europe’s largest coal-fired power plant Read More

Failure to curb climate change a top risk: Davos survey

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The risk that global efforts to tackle climate change will fail has risen despite concerns about powerful storms, floods, and droughts, a survey released by the World Economic Forum said on Wednesday, days before its annual gathering in Davos. FILE PHOTO: Logo of the World Economic Forum (WEF) is seen in Davos, Read More

Natural gas-burning power plant operations vary during periods of cold weather

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January 14, 2019 Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, EIA-860, Annual Electric Generator Report Power generation in New England and New York is largely dependent on natural gas, which accounts for more than half of the region’s electricity generating capacity. About 58% of New England’s natural gas capacity has dual-fuel capability, meaning it can switch to Read More

Greenland's residents grapple with global warming

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(Reuters) – Nestled between icy peaks and lapped in frozen ocean waters, the tiny town of Tasiilaq in southeastern Greenland is home to some 2,000 people. Seal hunter Henrik Josvasson pulls a common loon into his boat while seal hunting near the town of Tasiilaq, Greenland, June 16, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson Colorful wooden houses dot Read More