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Premature Nuclear Reactor Retirements Could Effect Nuclear Waste Disposal

Jim Conca

Since 2012, 12 commercial reactors have shut down in the U.S., with 27 more planned by 2026, a loss of at least 37,000 MW of capacity and about 5 trillion kWhs from their expected life. The effects may be profound, from a loss of $8 billion in NWFund revenues to the orphaning of their nuclear waste.

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Seed preservation is vital for a sustainable food system


With a background in social work, Hare-RedCorn was brought on to the Pawnee Seed Preservation Project in 2012 as a seed-keeper, to carry the conversation forward with youth and families. But they’re also… spirituality," says Electa Hare-RedCorn, a member of the Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma and a Yankton descendant.


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Why The Natural Gas Price Collapse May Not Last

R-Squared Energy

ROBERT RAPIER In the case of a mild winter as in 2012, inventories were not significantly depleted before they began to rebuild. The winter of 2011-2012 failed to pull gas inventories below 2 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) for the first time in over 20 years. Lower 48 Natural Gas Storage. liquefied natural gas (LNG).

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Rooftop solar generation meets 1.5% of US electricity demand in 2022

PV Tech

Small-scale solar generation grew rapidly from 5,959GWh in 2012 to 61,281GWh in 2022, driven by the rapid uptake of installations on homes.

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Confidence is evaporating: How fossil fuel share offerings plummet $123bn since 2012

Business Green

Fossil fuel issuance fell by 85 per cent from $70bn to just $10bn between 2012 and 2020, the Carbon Tracker report said, while renewables raised a record $11bn from public equity offerings in 2020 alone.

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Study: $36bn invested in carbon credit projects between 2012 and 2022

Business Green

Investment in carbon credit projects has soared in recent years, according to industry-backed research

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Has the Focus Shifted from Climate Change?

Energy Central

Isn’t that surprising that the word ‘fossil fuel’ appeared just once in COP 18 held at Qatar in 2012 as against 46 times of the COP28 report where governments agreed to transition away from all fossil fuels.