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Fossil-fuel power station

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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 ...

How Do Coal-Fired Plants Work? -Duke Energy

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In a coal-fired steam station—much like a nuclear station—water is turned into ... is drawn into a condenser, a large chamber in the basement of the power plant.

Coal Fired - Power Engineering International

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Coal energy continues to generate power for millions of people in coal fired power stations ... Sri Lankan government opts for gas over coal for major power plant.

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Coal Fired Generation - How It's Done

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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 ...

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

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Coal pollutes when it is mined, transported to the power plant, stored, and burned . Click on the pictures above left to see more about the kinds of environmental ...

Coal & electricity | World Coal Association

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Coal plays a vital role in electricity generation worldwide. Coal-fired power plants currently fuel 41% of global electricity and, in some countries, coal fuels a ...

China's coal bubble: 155 coal-fired power plants in the pipeline ...

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Nov 11, 2015 ... China has a coal bubble after giving the green light to more than 150 coal power plants it doesn't need.

China Curbs Plans for More Coal-Fired Power Plants - The New ...

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Apr 25, 2016 ... Residents living near a coal-fired power plant in Shanxi, China, wear masks for protection from air pollution. Credit Kevin Frayer/Getty Images.

Impacts of coal power: water use | Union of Concerned Scientists

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Coal plants, like most other steam-producing electricity-generating plants, typically withdraw and consume water from nearby water bodies, such as lakes, rivers, ...

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Existing U.S. Coal Plants - SourceWatch

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

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 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 ... to Reduce Conventional and Hazardous Air Pollutants from Coal-Fired Power Plant s.