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Methane moment

Dawn 28 May 2024
METHANE gas is the second largest contributor to climate change ... Human-caused emissions of methane come from landfills and waste, coal mining, oil and gas systems, and agriculture — including livestock ... Pakistan is among the top 10 methane emitters.
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North Fork methane initiative earns $80,000 DOE prize

The Daily Sentinel 28 May 2024
A North Fork Valley initiative that aims to destroy ...
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John Grindrod: Common expressions and the stories behind them

Lima Ohio 22 May 2024
Finally, what’s this expression “canary in a coal mine” all about? As far as its meaning, the expression describes a warning of an impending danger, and the story does go back to the mining industry.
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Slowing climate change is possible—here's how nations could make it happen

Phys Dot Org 21 May 2024
After CO2, methane is the most abundant greenhouse gas emitted by society ... Sources include agriculture and livestock, coal mining, landfills, and leaking methane from natural gas systems.
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Big Banks Have Funded Climate Crisis With Near $7 Trillion Since Paris Agreement

WhoWhatWhy 21 May 2024
At the same time, funding for metallurgical coal, coal mining, and methane LNG all increased, with LNG funding rising from $116 billion in 2022 to $121 billion in 2023.
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CNX plans $1.5B hydrogen fuels plant at Pittsburgh airport, but wants federal tax credit to ...

Fox31 Denver 15 May 2024
CNX could draw natural gas from below the airport and it has the rights to capture methane from coal mines in northern Appalachia.
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Cave-in leaves 2 miners dead, 1 missing and 12 injured at a coal mine in Poland

Wtop 14 May 2024
... mining authorities said Tuesday ... The accident happend near the coal face, an area especially exposed to cave-ins or explosions of methane gas, which is present in the rock in many Polish coal mines.
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Cave-in leaves 3 miners missing and 12 injured at a coal mine in Poland

Newsday 14 May 2024
The accident happend near the coal face, an area especially exposed to cave-ins or explosions of methane gas, which is present in the rock in many Polish coal mines.Get the Breaking News newsletter!.
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PM requests improvements following mine accident in Quảng Ninh

Vietnam News 14 May 2024
Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính wants better and stronger inspections to promptly detect and handle violations related to labour safety, especially in coal mining ... On April 3, a methane gas fire in a mine in Quảng Ninh Province killed four workers.
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FACT SHEET: Biden-⁠Harris Administration Kicks Off Infrastructure Week by Highlighting Historic Results Spurred by President ...

The White House 13 May 2024
Orphaned oil and gas wells and abandoned coal mines left behind by industry continue to pollute millions of Americans’ air and water with methane and other pollutants, and pose physical safety risks to communities.
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How Bitcoin mining can help with environmental cleanup

Cryptopolitan 09 May 2024
By implementing landfill methane capture with Bitcoin mining, the strategy leverages financial incentives to foster environmental sustainability ... By utilizing methane from landfills, Bitcoin mining ...
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Date for eliminating coal as a source of energy set to announced

Famagusta Gazette 30 Apr 2024
Climate-damaging methane emissions from opencast lignite mining in Germany ... Climate-damaging methane emissions from opencast lignite mining in Germany are “massively underestimated,” and could be 184 times higher than reported, Continue reading ....
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Two miners die in Duki after inhaling poisonous gas

Dawn 25 Apr 2024
Levies officials said a group of miners were operating hundreds of feet below the ground when lethal methane gas accumulated in the mine located in the Duki coalfield ... in getting out of the mine.
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