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Murray adds 100M tons to Illinois' coal holdings

10/29/2014 ST. LOUIS (AP) - A leading U.S. coal company is adding roughly 100 million more tons of reserves and other resources to its southern Illi...

Power4Georgians gets 18-month extension on coal plant air permit

10/29/2014 The Georgia Environmental Protection Division on Oct. 15 granted Power4Georgians LLC a break on an 850-MW, coal-fired power project, allo...

U.S. coal-fired power plants to use Cabot mercury control products

10/29/2014 Cabot Corp. (NYSE: CBT) signed two new contracts to provide activated carbon products to coal-fired plant customers in five U.S. states.

New emissions control equipment dramatically improves air quality at DTE Energy's Monroe Power Plant

10/28/2014 DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) has completed a project at the Monroe coal-fired power plant to reduce emissions and improve air quality in the re...

Optim Energy to market its two gas-fired power plants in Texas

10/27/2014 Optim Energy LLC is getting ready to market its two gas-fired power plants in Texas now that it has closed the sale, as of Oct. 14, of it...

Worker strike cuts nuclear power capacity in France by 7 GW

10/23/2014

EDF says its French nuclear supply was cut by 7 GW Thursday when workers at several nuclear plants went on strike.

Weekly Coal Production

10/23/2014 The Weekly Coal Production Report has been updated for the week ended October 18, 2014.

U.S. CO2 emissions drop in past five of eight years, EIA says

10/23/2014 Emissions reductions in the electric power sector lead a decline in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in five of the past eight years, accor...

GRDA to pay $296M to construct combined-cycle plant in Oklahoma

10/21/2014 Northeast Oklahoma's Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA) directors reached an agreement, on Monday, to pay a $296.9 million engineering...

Powering Innovation & Efficiency

10/21/2014 More than 21,000 power professionals are expected to attend POWER-GEN International 2014 in Orlando, Florida, December 9-11. With more th...

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