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Amarillo City Council approves tax incentives to incentivize $2.5 billion in investment

Amarillo Economic Development Corporation President Kevin Carter speaks to the crowd at the “State of the Economy” event in this file photo. Carter spoke about the centralized location of Amarillo along Interstate 40, which makes it ideal for two major business prospects discussed at Tuesday’s Amarillo City Council meeting. The Amarillo City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved five economic development-related incentives toward two major business investments for the Amarillo area for Producer Owned Beef, … Continue reading

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New technique successfully converts power plant CO2 to graphite

Posted on January 31, 2019 by James Ockenden in Technology, Carbon & climate A Canadian project has successfully captured power plant flue gas CO2 and converted it into value-added products including graphite and graphene. The project, run by CVMR and EnerCarbon and partially funded by the”Solutions 2030 Challenge” program of the Ontario Centers of Excellence (OCE), involves capturing CO2 emissions from industrial operations of various scales through a novel modular technology, replacing conventional absorption … Continue reading

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