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  1. Senate endorses fees for companies that close coal power plants

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    Mon, 30 Mar 2015

    out of the Senate Finance and Claims Committee on a 10-3 vote on Tuesday. The measure would require companies that close coal - fired power plants to pay two or five times the taxable value of the facility for as long as 20 years. Bill sponsor Republican

  2. NV Energy seeks projects to replace retiring coal power

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    Mon, 30 Mar 2015

    solicitation is related to the company's Emissions Reduction and Capacity Replacement plan that is retiring 812 megawatts of coal - fired generation by 2019. The company is seeking proposals for: Construction of a 54-megawatt to 68-megawatt gas-fired generating

  1. European Commission aims to avoid imposition of fines on Germany and the UK

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    Wed, 1 Apr 2015

    breaches of the law within both nations’ coal power sectors. The Commission had threatened fines over issues affecting a coal - fired power plant , run by Vattenfall, in Hamburg and Aberthaw coal - fired power plant in Wales. Iris Petsa, Press

  2. Strike sees over 1,000 workers fired from Medupi coal power project

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    Wed, 1 Apr 2015

    About 1,000 workers in power beleaguered South Africa have been fired after an illegal labor strike halted construction on Eskom’s Medupi coal power project

  3. Emerson to automate new unit at Polish coal -fired power plant

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    Tue, 31 Mar 2015

    has won a contract to automate a new 910 MW unit at a Polish coal - fired power plant, the firm has announced. Under the terms of the ..... of Poland ’s power needs. Sources say there has been a coal - fired power plant on the site since 1898, although earlier units

  4. City of Hermann sues power commissions over coal power plant costs

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    Tue, 31 Mar 2015

    Lawsuit alleges that the city's share of almost $1.5 billion in debt issued by Missouri's public power agencies to finance the coal plant is in violation of the state constitution

  5. Alliant Energy unit advances emissions projects at Iowa coal plants

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    Wed, 1 Apr 2015

    of Alliant Energy, told the Iowa Utilities Board that it is undertaking a number of emissions-control projects for its coal - fired capacity under its approved budget. The utility is mandated to periodically update the board on its budget-related activities. In 2014, IPL pursued the following emissions

  6. Alliant subsidiary advances emissions projects at Iowa coal plants

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    Wed, 1 Apr 2015

    Energy (NYSE: LNT), told the Iowa Utilities Board that it is undertaking a number of emissions-control projects for coal - fired capacity under its approved Emission Plan and Budget (EPB). The utility is mandated to periodically update the board on its EPB-related activities. In 2014

  7. FERC approves $2.8B deal for Dynegy to acquire Duke Energy's non-regulated Midwest generation business

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    Tue, 31 Mar 2015

    The power plants include: * Conesville coal - fired station, located in Conesville, Ohio ..... located in Ironton, Ohio. * Killen coal - fired station, located in Wrightsville, Ohio ..... located in Dixon, Illinois. * Miami Fort coal - fired station Units 7 & 8, located in North

  8. Groups oppose call by New Mexico utility for higher rates

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    Wed, 1 Apr 2015

    rate increase to help cover the costs of new solar-power generating stations, federally mandated pollution controls at the coal - fired San Juan Generating Station and other infrastructure. The increase would generate more than $107 million in revenue, which