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PG&E Warns Pokemon Go Players To Avoid Power Plants

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Pacific Gas & Electric Co. issued a warning to Pokemon Go players to avoid their facilities, following reports of players in other states going into power plants in search for the creatures. 354 more words

News

Pollution from power plants in two states killed thousands of people last year

How poisonous are power plants? An estimated 2,300 people in the United States died prematurely because of Pennsylvania’s power plants just last year, according to a study out Thursday. 273 more words

Climate & Energy

What the West unleashed -- possible nuclear blackmail from Ukraine against Europe, Russia, and U.S.

From Fort Russ

Zhuravko: Islyamov Could Engage in Nuclear Terrorism for the Sake of Blackmailing Russia

Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ

27th June, 2016… 884 more words

Farming Solar Power in the Cosmos

By Anna Bitong

Take Part

Aboard an imaginary space station surrounded by distant planets, an astronaut on the fringes of human life toiled to turn the sun’s rays into electricity and then zapped it through space and back to the planets to be used as a power source. 330 more words

INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS

L.A. heatwave could mean more pollution for communities of color

The Southwest is sweating through record-breaking temperatures, so demand for electricity to keep air conditioners running is exceptionally high. In preparation, Los Angeles’s local air quality watchdog made the unusual decision to allow certain power plants to burn dirty diesel if necessary, in order to avoid blackouts. 719 more words

Climate & Energy

Apple Creates Clean Energy Subsidiary

Photo #1:  Apple solar farm Nevada (1)

“Apple has created a subsidiary to sell the excess electricity generated by its hundreds of megawatts of solar projects. 223 more words

Utilities