- Aug 11, 2020 6:58 pm GMT
From 2011 and 2019, 121 U.S. coal-fired power plants were repurposed to burn other types of fuels and 103 of which were converted to or replaced by natural gas-fired plants, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). The utility with the most conversions was Alabama Power Co., which converted 10 generators located at four coal plants in Alabama, totaling 1.9 GW of capacity. More conversions are expected as the US tries to lower its fossil fuel emissions. What do you think of the progress make in this area? What else would you like to see done?
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