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climateAverage American Family Emits Over Four Hot Air Balloon Volumes of CO2 per Year

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The UN Emissions Gap Report shows that global emissions have reached another record high level of 53.5 billion tons of CO2 equivalent. Only 57 countries (representing 60 percent of global emissions) are on track to reach a peak in emissions …

energyThe World in one hour – 3000 SpaceX BFRs by 2045

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Increasing from a 285 ship navy to a 355 ship Navy will cost the US about $900 billion over 30 years. Instead the US could buy a fleet of 3000 SpaceX BFRs. Spacex BFRs will be completely reusable rockets. They …

energyNatural gas usage reduced US CO2 emissions but France half per person using nuclear

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The Energy Information Administration provides its monthly energy report which details historical and current US energy usage and emissions. US overall emissions are below the yearly amount in 1993. Increased use of Natural Gas has cut 50% more emissions since …

coalNatural gas and renewables will be most of US power and US will export oil, coal and gas

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Natural gas is continuing to dominate energy usage in the United States. Coal provided 60% of US electrical power 30 years ago and was still providing 50% in 2005. Coal is very competitive in certain parts of the United States, …

coalUS Fracking and LNG production could save tens of thousands of lives in China by displacing coal

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US Natural gas fracking is enabling the boom in natural gas production and will be building up liquid natural gas imports to tens of millions of tons over the next few years. China will increase natural gas imports and this …

energyUS will become world number 2 in liquid Natural gas exports and China will be number one importer

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Total U.S. natural gas consumption averaged 74.2 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2017 and is forecast to increase by 7% to 79.7 Bcf/d in 2018 before slightly decreasing to 79.6 Bcf/d in 2019. EIA estimates that dry natural …

europeUS and EU agree to more natural gas and soybean imports from the US and lower industrial tariffs

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The USA and the EU have agreed on a trade deal which appears to avert a trade war. The EU will import more natural gas and soybeans from the USA and both sides will lower industrial tariffs. There will be …

chinaChina could be starting its own natural gas fracking revolution

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China National Petroleum (CNPC), the largest state-owned producer of oil and natural gas in the China, reportedly plans to nearly double natural gas production from shale sources this year and wants a five-fold increase in such production by 2020. China …

coalBP predicts natural gas will pass coal and oil to be number one energy source by 2040

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BP predicts natural gas (and biogas) to overtake oil as the world’s primary energy source in around 2040 as demand for the least polluting fossil fuel grows. VP Dominic Emery highlighted estimates for demand growth for gas in China of …

coalCoal and Gas are dying

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General Electric plans to cut 12,000 jobs in its power division as the industrial conglomerate’s new CEO institutes sweeping changes and the company grapples with a decline in business for coal and natural gas products. The company will cut nearly …