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  1. North America's largest fully biomass power plant opens

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    Fri, 12 Sep 2014

    pellets annually. "A new era has dawned in Ontario; one where the air will be cleaner and the multiple costs of coal - fired generation have become a distant memory. Atikokan's successful conversion to biomass will put Ontario on the world map

  2. Gas-fired power dominated UK energy sector in Q2

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    Mon, 1 Sep 2014

    said: “For the first month of the period, gas prices remained high enough to see no change in levels of coal - fired generation but from early May some coal units struggling with emissions limits anyway began to be displaced by gas-fired

  1. EIA: Reasons for Growth of Natural Gas-Fired Generation to Vary by Region

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    Fri, 15 Aug 2014

    These regions also have the highest amounts of coal - fired generation . In the SERC, natural gas-fired generation ..... greater retirements in coal capacity, though overall coal - fired generation in the region will still grow due to greater access

  2. US 2014 natural gas output up 5.3% from last year’s record

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    Thu, 14 Aug 2014

    plants fell to 118 million short tons (MMst) in March, the lowest level since 2006, because of the increase in coal - fired generation as gas prices rose, cold weather boosting electric demand, and rail congestion over the winter slowing coal

  3. UK fossil fuel power plummeted in Q1

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    Fri, 29 Aug 2014

    earlier to 93.3 TWh, due to lower than average demand as a result of mild temperatures through the winter months. Coal fired generation fell by 16.5 per cent from 41.5 TWh to 34.7 TWh while gas-fired generation fell 19.5 per cent from 27.1

  4. Luminant CEO says EPA air plan could cost Texas big

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    Mon, 18 Aug 2014

    reduced output by the Texas coal fleet by 2020, according to GenerationHub . That’s a 52 percent reduction of coal - fired generation from the 2012 baseline, said Luminant CEO Mac McFarland to an Aug. 15 joint workshop called by the Public Utility

  5. Luminant CEO says EPA air plan would cost Texas big

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    Mon, 18 Aug 2014

    in 72 million megawatt-hours of reduced output by the Texas coal fleet by 2020. That's a 52% reduction of coal - fired generation from the 2012 baseline, said Luminant Chief Executive Officer Mac McFarland to an Aug. 15 joint workshop called

  6. Reasons for projected natural gas generation growth vary by region

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    Mon, 18 Aug 2014

    natural gas-fired generation, SERC, RFC, and WECC, also have the highest overall amounts of coal - fired generation . Coal - fired generation still grows significantly in SERC Reliability Corporation (SERC) and ReliabilityFirst Corporation

  7. Consumers Energy finalizes agreement to close B.C. Cobb coal power plant

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    Thu, 14 Aug 2014

    the J.R. Whiting site in Erie. Together, the seven units being retired represent about 950-megawatts of coal - fired generation that is anticipated to go offline by April 2016. Consumers Energy said it will partially offset the power capacity

  8. Gas power drives Q2 UK generation

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    Tue, 19 Aug 2014

    said: “For the first month of the period, gas prices remained high enough to see no change in levels of coal - fired generation but from early May some coal units struggling with emissions limits anyway began to be displaced by gas-fired units