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Coal power in the United States - Wikipedia

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Coal power in the United States accounted for 39% of the country's electricity production in .... In the United States, three coal-fired power plants reported the largest toxic air releases in 2...

Existing U.S. Coal Plants - SourceWatch

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Feb 4, 2016 ... For the twelve months ending in March 2013, United States' coal plants produced 1,517,203 gigawatt hours of electricity, or 37.4 percent of total ...

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 .... This new rule will hurt the USA in many bad ways.

What is U.S. electricity generation by energy source? - FAQ - U.S. ...

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Apr 1, 2016 ... Coal = 33%; Natural gas = 33%; Nuclear = 20%; Hydropower = 6%; Other ... Does EIA have data on each power plant in the United States?

America's Dirtiest Power Plants | The Weather Channel

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Jul 22, 2015 ... As this 2013 report released by Environment America notes, the top 50 most- polluting coal-fired plants in America were responsible for more ...

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

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May 3, 2016 ... The country's coal fleet is shrinking and aging. The median-aged coal plant in the United States was built in 1972, according to the EIA.

Mapping how the United States generates its electricity ...

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Jul 31, 2015 ... Mapping how the United States generates its electricity. Coal and ... Plant capacity by power source in megawatts. Coal. Natural gas. Nuclear.

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

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A typical (500 megawatt) coal plant burns 1.4 million tons of coal each year. ... Ripe for Retirement: The Case for Closing America's Costliest Coal Plants (2012)  ...

Obama's EPA Rule Is Redrawing the U.S. Coal Map. Nearly 17% of ...

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Apr 13, 2015 ... America's oldest coal plants are retiring like they're Baby Boomers. About 17 percent of U.S. coal-fired power generation will vanish in the next ...

Surviving U.S. Power Plants Will Help Keep Coal Demand Steady ...

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Nov 11, 2015 ... Existing power plants will burn more as gas prices edge up ... Still, America will use 773 million tons of coal in 2016, the same as this year, as ...

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Map of Coal, Gas & Nuclear Power Plants

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Coal, gas, nuclear power plant health and safety pollution issues map. Search and share locations of power plant pollution, environment & community issues.

How many power plants are there in the United States? - FAQ - U.S. ...

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6 days ago ... A power plant may have one or more generators, and some generators may ... From what country does the United States import the most coal?

The Ten Biggest Power Plants In America -- Not What You Think

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Apr 20, 2015 ... The biggest power plant in America is the Palo Verde Nuclear ... Coal is 65%, natural gas is 50%, geothermal is 70%, hydro is 40%, solar is ...