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Fossil fuel power station - Wikipedia

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Coal is the most abundant fossil fuel on the planet. ... The world's most energy- efficient coal-fired power plant is the Avedøre Power Station ...

Coal Energy - How Energy Works - Duke Energy

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We work diligently to ensure our coal-fired plants comply with all state and federal ... the steam is drawn into a large chamber in the basement of the power plant.

Coal generates 44% of our electricity, and is the single biggest air ...

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Air pollution: Burning coal causes smog, soot, acid rain, global warming, and toxic ... Coal pollutes when it is mined, transported to the power plant, stored, and  ...

Existing U.S. Coal Plants - SourceWatch

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1, American Electric Power, 23 ... out of the 614 coal-fired power plants ...

coal power: air pollution | Union of Concerned Scientists

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A typical coal plant generates 3.5 million tons of CO2 per year<sup>2</sup>. Burning coal is also a leading cause of smog, acid rain, and toxic air pollution. Some emissions ...

TVA - How a Coal Plant Works

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Coal-fired plants produce electricity by burning coal in a boiler to produce steam. The steam produced, under tremendous pressure, flows into a turbine, which ...

Coal Plants Are Shutting Down, With or Without Clean Power Plan

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May 3, 2016 ... In 2015, 94 coal-fired power plants closed, with the combined net summer capacity of 13,556 megawatts, according to data from the Energy ...

Coal Fired Power Generation - RST2

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Coal power is a rather simple process. In most coal fired power plants, chunks of coal are crushed into fine powder and are fed into a combustion unit where it is ...

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Nov 26, 2013 ... Coal Fired Power Plant http://power-plants-types.blogspot.com.

Flurry of Coal Power Plant Shutdowns Expected by 2016 | Climate ...

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Feb 19, 2014 ... A flurry of coal-fired power plants — major sources of climate change-fueling carbon dioxide emissions — could be closed by 2016, according ...