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Bennet Introduces Carbon Capture Bill

MICHAEL-BENNETU.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Rob Portman (R-OH) yesterday introduced a bill to help power plants and industrial facilities finance the purchase and installation of carbon capture and storage equipment. The carbon that is captured can be used for Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) or stored underground. The Carbon Capture Improvement Act would allow businesses to use tax-exempt private activity Continue reading

State Prepared for New Air Quality Rule

EPA-300Colorado officials say they’re ready for an expected EPA rule by next month that would require a 30 percent reduction in carbon-dioxide emissions nationwide by 2030. Colorado Air Pollution Control Division director Will Allison says a number of options are being considered. They include improving insulation at existing Continue reading