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Arctic Ocean thaw helps Russian shipping as old ice blows west | Reuters

...... be ice-free in summertime by 2050. So far, most traffic on the Russian coast is between Russian Arctic ports or opening exports from Russia of goods such as oil and gas, metals, fertilisers, coal and timber. LNG TEST In March, the Christophe de Margerie, the first ice-breaking LNG tanker built for Russia's Sovcomflot (SCF), docked at the Arctic port of Sabetta to test its LNG terminal. ......

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Al Gore says Trump driving, not weakening, climate change momentum | Reuters

...... States or the fight for gay rights. Shot mostly before Trump's election, it also shows the Republican on the 2016 campaign trail promising to abolish environmental regulations and boost the coal and oil industries. "An Inconvenient Truth" is credited with bringing climate change into mainstream political discourse in the United States a decade ago. It won the best documentary Oscar in 2007 ......

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Workplace fumes linked to signs of early lung disease | Reuters

...... causes of the earliest changes in the lungs that precede the development of clinically evident (symptomatic) ILD," Lederer said in an email interview. ILDs include "black lung" from working in coal mines, asbestosis from asbestos exposure and pulmonary sarcoidosis, Lederer noted. "Other examples include ILD resulting from autoimmune conditions such as scleroderma and rheumatoid arthritis, and ......

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Deadly tornado hits northern China, killing five | Reuters

...... and affected 270 people, the People's Daily said. The injured were being treated in hospital and authorities have launched relief efforts, Xinhua added. Inner Mongolia is China's top coal producing region. ......

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Fire station air quality puts firefighters at risk | Reuters

...... to human health because they can be inhaled and become lodged in the lungs. They also looked for particle-bound polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, which are chemicals released from burning coal, oil, gas, trash and wood. They took air samples from the kitchen, truck bay, and outside the station - and conducted interviews with officers at each station to understand health and safety-relate ......

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Amid nuclear standoff, frozen N.Korea debt untradeable due to sanctions | Reuters

...... of a nuclear standoff, while the U.N. Security Council imposed fresh sanctions on Saturday after Pyongyang's intercontinental ballistic missile tests. These curbs ban North Korean exports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, and seafood, and could slash the Asian state's $3 billion annual export revenue by a third. "A lot of people have taken a view that it is just not worth it, they won't trade, ......

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Coal company yanks IPO, blaming 'market conditions' - Aug. 11, 2017

...... Just a few weeks ago, Contura Energy was crediting President Trump for creating a brighter future in the coal industry. Now, the coal miner has ditched its plan to go public due to "market conditions." Contura Energy, which was expected to go public on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, said it feared the deal would "undervalue" the company. The retreat marks a setback for Contura, ......

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4 ways China could hurt North Korea's economy - Aug. 11, 2017

...... lot more," Trump told reporters on Thursday. "And I think China will do a lot more." China has served as an economic lifeline for North Korea through decades of sanctions, letting fuel and coal to cross their shared border, providing huge amounts of food aid and allowing its companies to trade with the isolated state. Beijing on Saturday joined the other 14 members of the United ......

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What killed Stacy Ruffin? - CNN

...... causing the Earth to warm. Already, researchers have observed about 1 degree Celsius of warming to average surface temperatures since the Industrial Revolution, when people started burning coal. Burning that fossil fuel, along with natural gas and oil, contributes to a build-up of carbon dioxide and methane in the atmosphere. Those gases traps heat, warming the planet. The consequences of ......

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Anger over 'untrue' climate change claims - BBC News

...... Vice President Al Gore, who was promoting the sequel to his hit documentary An Inconvenient Truth, which made the case for tackling climate change caused by the burning of fossil fuels such as coal and oil. On the programme, Mr Gore made the economic case for renewable energy and said that "climate-related extreme weather events have grown far more numerous and far more destructive" in the 10 ......

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Coal company Contura Energy pulls IPO, citing poor market conditions - MarketWatch

...... Contura Energy Inc. CNTE which was set to be the third coal company to go public this year, withdrew its initial public offering, citing "capital market conditions." All the shares in the offering were to be sold by the company's shareholders, who decided that going public at this time would "undervalue the company," according to the press release Thursday. The offering had set a range of $23 ......

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North Korea news: Donald Trump warns North Korea, says 'fire and fury' not tough enough - Times of India

...... on the diplomatic results he referenced, but the UN Security Council at the weekend passed a new set of sanctions against Pyongyang over its weapons program, including bans on the export of coal, iron and iron ore, lead and lead ore as well as fish and seafood. The new punishment could cost North Korea $1 billion a year, and even China voted for the US-drafted proposal. Trump dismissed ......

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Qld mines in strife over dust failures

...... audits or opt to prosecute, or even close, Glencore's Oaky North and Oaky No.1 mines and Anglo's Moranbah North and Grosvenor sites. "Based on our knowledge of diseases caused by coal dust, it is my view that any failure to comply reflects a gross disregard of an operator's obligations to protect their workforce," he told parliament on Thursday night. Premier Annastacia ......

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North Korea: Baltic index rallies as larger vessel rates surge - Times of India

...... voyages." The capesize index gained 176 points, or 9.58 percent, at 2,013 points. Average daily earnings for capesizes, which typically transport 150,000-tonne cargoes such as iron ore and coal, were at its highest since mid-April, up $1,443 to $16,261. The panamax index was up 28 points, or 2.28 percent, at 1,256 points. Average daily earnings for panamaxes, which usually carry coal ......

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Forward prices slip on weaker spot, wetter forecast - Times of India

...... said. * Nordic water reserves available 15 days ahead were seen at 10.1 terawatt-hours (TWh) above normal, compared with Thursday's estimate of 10.2 TWh above normal. * European next-year coal prices fell $0.05 to $76.20 a tonne. * Carbon front-year allowances firmed 0.05 euro to 5.42 euros a tonne. * The Nordic power price for next-day physical delivery , or system price, fell 3.42 ......

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Dozens of sea lions sickened with domoic acid poisoning - CBS News

...... hoping, 'Oh maybe the worst is over.' But this is just one small part of our area." Since sea lions eat many of the same things from the sea we do, they are the sea's version of a canary in a coal mine. The state monitors domoic acid levels. So far, no Bay Area fisheries have been shut down, but the numbers are creeping up around Monterey. With some of the warmest weather yet to some, sea ......

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New Fraud Allegations Emerge at Troubled Clean Coal Project As Southern Co. Records Multi-Billion Loss - The Energy Collective

...... Southern Co. is accused of fraudulently misrepresenting the prospects for its troubled "clean coal" project in Kemper County, Mississippi in several legal filings this summer. Southern announced in late July that it was shuttering the troubled "clean coal" part of Kemper after construction ran years behind schedule and the company spent $7.5 billion on the 582 megawatt power plant over $5 ......

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Total U.S. Energy Expenditures in 2015 Were the Lowest in More Than a Decade - The Energy Collective

...... New York. By fuel type, Texas led all states in total petroleum energy expenditures with $75 billion in 2015. California spent the most on natural gas ($10.7 billion), Pennsylvania the most on coal ($800 million), and Georgia the most on wood and waste biomass ($600 million). For complete state estimates of total end-use energy expenditures by sector and by fuel type and additional state ......

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Trump: Im considering further sanctions on North Korea - POLITICO

...... Below The United Nations Security Council last Saturday passed a resolution imposing new sanctions on North Korea for its missile program that targeted the country's exports, including coal, iron and lead. The sanctions also targeted North Korea's financial lifelines. Speaking to reporters on Friday, Trump said he's weighing further sanctions against Pyongyang. "You could say as ......

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Pruitt: EPA will review politicized climate science report - POLITICO

...... climate program, said addressing climate change would affect the fossil fuel industries, and Pruitt has "lined up his personal political fortunes" with the economic interests of oil, gas and coal companies. Science organizations have asked to meet with Pruitt to discuss why he doesn't acknowledge a link between human action and climate change. In the radio interview, Pruitt accused the ......

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