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Carrier Selects R-454B–Sold by Chemours as Opteon™ XL41–to Replace R-410A in North America

WILMINGTON, Del., Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Chemours Company (Chemours) (NYSE: CC), a global chemistry company with leading market positions in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions, announced today that R-454B, its next generation refrigerant sold as Opteon™ XL41, has been selected by Carrier, after extensive testing and evaluation, as the primary lower Global Warming Read More…

The Interior name game

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Infotools and MDI Global Release Paper on In-the-moment Data Collection and Interrogation

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Infotools, a global leader in market research analysis solutions, and MDI Global, a mobile-first market research agency, have released a paper covering a new model for mobile-first consumer data collection and processing. The in-depth case study covers how a proprietary suite of MDI Global mobile apps and web-based Read More…

Breaking down Wheeler's first few months

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Guessing game begins for Zinke replacement

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Funding fight puts LWCF in the crosshairs

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WOTUS today and WOTUS tomorrow

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WOTUS what's next

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It's WOTUS Day

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The new deal in town

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'Significant' questions buried in EPA proposal

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McNamee gets his day

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Trump administration faces coal hard truth

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Bernie Sanders rallies the climate faithful

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Just outside Paris

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What awaits Trump at the G-20

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Trump chemicals policy gets the spotlight

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Carbon bill makes first footprint

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McNamee, nominees get committee vote

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Climate report divides

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Oil, gas companies wary of NAFTA replacement

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Inside 3M's lobbying fight

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Oasis looks to expand oil ambitions beyond North Dakota’s Bakken

By Ernest Scheyder HOUSTON, Dec 21 (Reuters) – Oasis Petroleum Inc, the last major oil producer operating exclusively in North Dakota’s Bakken shale formation, is heading south to the nation’s largest oilfield, pursuing a pricey expansion as investors worry about maturing shale fields. Oasis shares have tumbled 21 percent following last week’s disclosure, pointing to Read More…

GTUIT at Abu Dhabi Nation Exhibit

GTUIT, a Billings-based manufacturer of mobile gas treatment systems, will participate in the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference taking place in Abu Dhabi Nation Exhibition Center, November 13-16. The company will be showcased by Caterpillar in its exhibit as technology “that keeps our customers connected to their assets, contributing to their overall success.” Read More…

Two Ohio coal plants to close

An electric utility company is closing two coal-fired power plants by next year, citing economic conditions. Dayton Power & Light, a subsidiary of utility giant AES Corp., announced on Monday the closure of the J.M. Stuart and Killen generating stations, following a monthslong review of the plants. They are the latest in a string of Read More…

EPA chief: Carbon dioxide isn’t a ‘primary contributor’ to global warming

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said Thursday that he does not believe carbon dioxide is a “primary contributor” to climate change. “I think that measuring with precision human activity on the climate is something very challenging to do and there’s tremendous disagreement about the degree of impact. So no, I would not Read More…

Colstrip power plant owner pushes for tax break to keep plant units open

Talen Energy is pushing Montana lawmakers for a tax break worth millions to keep two units of the coal-fired Colstrip power plant open, with one Republican leader saying Tuesday the units could close within the year without some form of assistance. House Speaker Austin Knudsen, R-Culbertson, said the $10 million coal severance tax reduction proposed Read More…

Job Surge in Bakken

There has been a sudden surge in job openings in the Bakken – particularly for hydraulic fracturing and completion crews – as companies ramp up to put more wells on line in the first half of 2017, reports Oil Patch Hotline. Pay scales are running between $16 and $30 an hour. The number of job Read More…

BLM action okays first 500 turbines of Chokecherry Sierra Madre Wind Energy Project

Renewable energy and Wyoming jobs received a boost Wednesday as the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) approved the first 500 wind turbines for the Chokecherry Sierra Madre (CCSM) Wind Energy Project. The BLM action followed the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) Record of Decision (ROD) indicating that it would issue an Eagle Take Permit Read More…

Wyo. reports highest underground storage tank compliance rates in the US

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), Storage Tank Program (STP) reported the highest underground storage tank (UST) operational compliance rates in the country to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) during federal fiscal year 2016. STP regulates the installation and operation of regulated storage tank systems (such as gas stations) and oversees cleanup Read More…

License issued for $1B Montana power storage project

A Montana company has been granted a license to build a $1 billion, 400-megawatt power storage project in the central part of the state that would supplement electricity from wind turbines and other sources, according to documents released Thursday by federal regulators.   The 50-year license from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission allows Absaroka Energy, Read More…