TITLE

Removing Coal from Energy Mix Could Mean 14,000 Deaths/Yr

PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Power Engineering;Apr2003, Vol. 107 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with a research which examined the impact of stringent regulations that would displace coal as the primary fuel used for electricity generation on human mortality in the U.S. Number of premature adult deaths in a year from the removal of coal from energy mix; Impact of the regulations on minority households and small business owners; Authors of the research.
ACCESSION #
9543088

 

Related Articles

  • Coal use to grow, despite Kyoto.  // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Jun99, Vol. 200 Issue 6, p32B 

    Forecasts the growth of the coal-fired power generation business in South Asia. Total existing coal-fired generating capacity in the region; Implementation of a number of coal washing plants in India; Process of building first coal-fired facility in Bangladesh; Approval by the European Union...

  • Coal Aims to Reclaim 'Fuel of Choice' Status. Blankinship, Steve // Power Engineering;Sep2002, Vol. 106 Issue 9, p54 

    Discusses some issues on the importance of coal in electric power production in the U.S. which were addressed at the COAL-GEN 2002 conference. Inadequacy of power transmission systems to move low-cost coal generation; Funding for coal-fired power plants; Optimization of existing coal-fired...

  • Cleveland Public Power eyes stake in Ohio plant. Miller, Jay // Crain's Cleveland Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 46, p7 

    The article presents information on the proposal of Cleveland administration to invest in a new, coal-fired electric plant in southern Ohio. The proposed $1 billion-plus plant would be built in Meigs County along the Ohio River and would be capable of generating 1,000 megawatts of power. The...

  • view from the states. Koshmrl, Mike // Solar Today;Apr2011, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p48 

    The article offers information about the percentage of the electricity generation of U.S. States coming from coal-fired power plants. It states that West Virginia generates 96.8 percent since it is a coal-mining hub. It mentions that Rhode Island is one of the two states with no coal-fired...

  • Coal feed systems give plants a balanced diet. Walde, Mark // Power;May2003, Vol. 147 Issue 4, p49 

    Addresses the issue of coal handling in coal-fired power generation plants. Problem with coal handling; Result of the advances in site-specific material transfer-point design; Shortcomings of conventional chute transfer configuration.

  • SUPERSTITION AIN'T THE WAY.  // Power Engineering;Mar2002, Vol. 106 Issue 3, p26 

    Discusses the need for improving coal-fired electric power generation in the U.S. Details on coal-fired power technology systems in the country; Need for replacing the coal power generation systems in the country; Prediction on coal-power generation.

  • Looking for India's lost generation. Varley, James // Modern Power Systems;Apr99, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p37 

    Discusses the major boiler renovation and modernization (R&M) project at the Talcher coal fired station in India. R&M as a major opportunity; Primary cause of low load factors at Indian plants; Background on the Talcher power station; Assessment of plant condition; Scope of the turnkey boiler...

  • Coal-Fired Profitability Shifting in Deregulation. Chambers, Ann // Power Engineering;Jan2000, Vol. 104 Issue 1, p5 

    Deals with an RDI study which revealed the threat of developing technologies to coal as fuel in electric power generation. Projections for coal-fired capacity and combine-cycle gas units; Ten plants predicted to have the highest gross production margins in 2003.

  • Airline & Travel News - Travel Health & Environment Watch: Report Shows Coal Use Rising As Global Energy Source.  // AirGuide Online.com;2/24/2014, p1 

    The article reports on the growing use of coal as a global source of energy production and electricity generation.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of AIRBUS FRANCE S.A.S.

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics