Advanced Energy For Life

 

What Powers Life in Just One Day

Every day our lives are shaped by what we see, where we go and what we do, and these actions are greatly attributed to modern conveniences powered by low cost electricity from coal. In just one day, the world is energized by 21 million tonnes of coal. Coal fuels more energy than any other source and is by far the world’s lowest cost major source of power.

Watch the video to see the power behind our modern lives.

 

Pope Francis’s Poverty And Environment Ideas Will Worsen Both

By Kathleen Hartnett White
Director of the Armstrong Center for Energy and the Environment at the Texas Public Policy Foundation

Socialism, fascism, and one-world government are not solutions to poverty and environmental degradation, as Pope Francis’s encyclical seems to suggest.

 

EPA Clean Power Plan Will Hit Blacks and Hispanics Hardest

By Harry C. Alford
President/CEO National Black Chamber of Commerce

The Obama administration, the Environmental Protection Agency and environmental activists frequently claim that climate change will disproportionately affect poor and minority communities.

 

Don’t Let the EPA Win by Losing

By Thomas Pyle
President of the American Energy Alliance

The Supreme Court has struck a blow against the EPA’s out-of-control rulemaking. This is no time to surrender preemptively.

 

Supreme Court Pushes Back on EPA Overreach

Peabody Energy President and Chief Executive Officer Glenn Kellow today praised the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) rule for power plant emissions.

 

High-Efficiency Technologies: Essential for Energy Access and Emission Reductions

The energy decisions we advance today must ensure a clean, reliable supply of affordable electricity for all people around the world, says Peabody Energy Executive Chairman Greg Boyce. Greater use of high-efficiency, low emissions technologies can help achieve these objectives.

 

Peabody Energy Executive Chairman Greg Boyce at 21st Conference of Montreal: Technology is the Bridge to a Low-Carbon Energy Future

Peabody Energy Executive Chairman Gregory H. Boyce has called for greater deployment of high-efficiency, low emissions (HELE) technology as the bridge toward sustainable global energy systems. Boyce delivered remarks during an energy plenary discussion at the International Economic Forum of the Americas Conference of Montreal.

 

Cleaning Up China's Coal Power

By Greg Boyce, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Peabody Energy

Greg Boyce says given China's heavy reliance on coal-fuelled power, the focus must be on cleaning it up – with help from new technology that can drastically reduce the emissions

Copyright 2015 South China Morning Post. Reprinted with permission.

 

Lessons Learned from Down Under

Carbon taxes and renewable mandates drive electricity prices up. The experience in Australia offers a dramatic example. Australia elected a new government with the mandate to repeal the carbon tax in 2014, which was estimated to cost the economy more than $20 million a day. Australia has some of the highest electricity prices in the developed world.

The United States can learn a lesson from Down Under by rejecting costly proposed carbon rules on power plants.

 

How to Avoid More Pain at the Plug Through Greater Use of Technology

By Greg Boyce, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Peabody Energy.

There is an increasingly robust debate about America’s energy future playing out across There is an increasingly robust debate about America’s energy future playing out across the nation from the White House… to the Halls of Congress… to the corner coffee shop. Few could argue that alleviating energy inequality is a first order priority. Yet the policies the Administration is pursuing here and around the world suggest America has lost its way.