Coal currently fuels about 47 percent of the company’s electric generation capacity.
Doosan Škoda will provide the 65-MW back-pressure steam turbine for the TG5 heating plant at the Opatovice Power Station.
Farmington city officials Friday signed an agreement with a company that proposes outfitting the coal-fired San Juan Generating Station with carbon-capture technology in an effort to extend the power plant’s life beyond its planned closure in 2022.
The Grand River Energy Center Unit 1, with a capacity of 520 MW, had generated electricity since 1978.
The Kingston Fossil Plant itself has been in operation since 1955. Its nine coal-fired units have a total capacity of about 1,400 MW, according to the TVA.
The rule only applies to certain existing coal-fired Electric Generating Units (EGUs) and excludes integrated gasification combined-cycle (IGCC) facilities.
The Sugar Camp Energy’s proposed expansion would include more than 12,000 acres of TVA-owned coal reserves in Hamilton and Franklin counties in Illinois.
POWERGEN will not be focused on yesterday, for it is not reliving the glory days of coal generation past. The sessions, as the titles suggest, are focused on the future.
India expects that its coal energy generation will grow by 22% by the end of 2022, putting climate change goals – just recently reported as being on-track – in severe jeopardy.