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Upgrade Fort Martin? Buy Pleasants? Either Way, It's Expensive

Though it isn’t clear what the selling price for Pleasants might be, Mon Power ratepayers would likely cover the cost of acquiring Pleasants or upgrading Fort Martin.

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During Christmas Freeze, Coal Units Were Offline At 2 Plants, Data Show

A large portion of West Virginia’s coal-fired electricity generation was not available to meet the demand as temperatures plummeted ahead of Christmas Eve.

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EPA Sets 'Good Neighbor' Rule To Reduce Smog From Power Plants

West Virginia and 22 other states have to cut NOx emissions. In West Virginia, emissions need to go down by 30 percent by 2027, and in all states, by 50 percent by 2029.

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Manchin Asks EPA To Delay 'Good Neighbor Rule' Over Grid Concerns

The rule would require a reduction in nitrogen oxide emissions from power plants and other industrial facilities within three years of its implementation. It would mean some power plants have to install new equipment to meet the rule’s requirements or shut down.

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