October 2014

In this issue of EM, you will find a summary of recent energy developments and forecasts for overall implications for air pollution and climate with an emphasis on natural gas use.

Inside This Month's Issue


Natural Gas: Power and Climate
by John Bachmann

Future Dispatch of U.S. Coal and Natural Gas-Fired Power Plants
by Laura Martin and Tyler Hodge

Manage Methane and Maximize an American Natural Resource
by Drew Nelson

Hydraulic Fracturing Air Emissions: Whether Permitting
by Charles Wehland and Jennifer Hayes

Case Study: Lowering the Carbon Footprint of a Traditional Fossil-Fuel Power Generation Facility
by Dan Golomb (deceased), Stephen Zemba, and Louis Arak

Also In This Issue

IT Insight: 21st Century Energy Boom and Greater Risk Awareness Drive EH&S Software Initiatives
by Jill Barson Gilbert
In an effort to better collect, manage, and use environment, health, and safety (EH&S) information, many companies in energy-related sectors are migrating to integrated EH&S software applications for the first time.

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