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8:08 am on Tuesday October 20, 2009

USC gets $5 million grant to study carbon sequestration

The University of South Carolina has received a grant to study the possibility of storing greenhouse emissions underground in South Carolina.  It's a process known as carbon sequestration. In a tweet the university said, "$4.9 million grant from DOE...
1:57 pm on Monday September 22, 2008

Port report overlooks seriousness of cargo ship emissions

Image by Flickr user Jen SFO-BCN Image by 20080922pollution.jpg Ship exhaust: Not a color you want to inhale. At first glance, a report from the South Carolina State Ports Authority is seemingly good news: port related operations during 2005...
6:16 am on Wednesday July 9, 2008

Ethanol plant coming near Greenville

Image by flickr user crabchickImage by 20080709barley.jpg Barley. More of it could be flowing through South Carolinians' engines soon. [gmap markers=blue::34.59930237746263,-81.463623046875 |zoom=6 |center=33.7243396617476,-80.771484375 |width=220px...
8:12 pm on Sunday July 6, 2008

State energy plan coming soon

Image by NASAImage by 20080707energyplan.jpg If the bureaucracies can put the comprehensive energy plan into practice, it could be more shocking than this neutron star flare. A set of 51 recommendations to reduce South Carolina's greenhouse gas...