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Coal-Fired Plants

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2 FirstEnergy Coal-Fired Plants To Close Next Week

FirstEnergy says it will close two coal-fired power plants in southwestern Pennsylvania as scheduled next week with no expectations that they will be sold or reopened under stricter environmental regulations.

10/04/2013

NewsChopper 2 flew over the the power plant in Homer City. (Photo Credit: KDKA)

EPA Rules Threaten Coal-Fired Plants

New federal rules on air pollution are being hailed as the most significant in 20 years. As KDKA Investigator Andy Sheehan reports the impact may be great right here in Western Pennsylvania where air quality has become a major concern.

12/23/2011

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