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Survey of projects concerning conventional combustion environmental assessments

W. E. Thompson

Survey of projects concerning conventional combustion environmental assessments

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Published by Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Office of Energy, Minerals, and Industry, Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Research Triangle Park, N.C, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Combustion -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Environmental protection -- Research -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W. E. Thompson and J. W. Harrison, Research Triangle Institute.
    SeriesInteragency energy-environment research and development program report ; EPA-600/7-78-139
    ContributionsHarrison, James W., United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development., Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory (Research Triangle Park, N.C.), Research Triangle Institute.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination212 p. in various pagings :
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17819001M

    Center for Combustion Science and Engineering A addressed, including issues concerning the combustion and incineration of hazardous waste. Major findings of the committee were as follows: Fugitive emissions and spills may release as much or more material to the environment than the direct emissions from waste incineration processes. The depletion of conventional energy sources, including crude oil, is one of the cause of the search for alternative carriers and fuels in order to prevent an energy crisis. Due to the progressing climate change, each new solution must comply with the principles of sustainable development. Dynamic development in the transport sector and, as a consequence, the increase in the number of vehicles.   Chemical looping combustion (CLC), an advanced coal power technology that could markedly simplify carbon capture at power plants, has moved . environmental regulations, a nd financing costs — can all be affected by government energy, environmental, and economic policies. Governme nt decisions to influence, or not influence, these factors can largely determine the kind of power plants that are built in the future. For example, government policies aimed at reducing the cost of.

    Two years later, the scientific journal Science Direct published a study in April in which they found significant conflict of interest in “research” done on the health risks and nutritional assessment of genetically modified products. “Where there was a conflict of interest, % of the studies (41 out of 41) made a favorable GM.


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EPA/ July Survey of Projects Concerning Conventional Combustion Environmental Assessments by W.E. Thompson and J.W. Harrison Research Triangle Insitute P.O. Box Research Triangle Park, North Carolina Contract No. Task No. 19 Program Element No. EHEA EPA Project Officer: Wade H.

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