Clean Coal Technologies, Coal

Substantial progress shown in Clean Coal Initiative results

When the Department of Energy (DOE) and NeuCo, Inc., a leading provider of optimization software solutions, announced a $19.1m technology development initiative to deploy and demonstrate integrated optimization software systems at Dynegy’s Baldwin Energy Complex (Baldwin), most people believed that it would take all of the four years budgeted for the project to see significant results. Now, six months after officially beginning the Clean Coal Power Initiative (CCPI) Round 1 project, NeuCo has announced substantial progress that is making even the doubters take notice of the work being done in Southern Illinois.

30 November 2004 – The power sector is failing significantly to invest in renewable and efficient energy, according to a ranking released by the global conservation organization, WWF.