TITLE

Limestone 3 Deal Eases Opposition

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Power Engineering;Sep2008, Vol. 112 Issue 9, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the agreement signed by NRG Texas LLC with the Texas Clean Air Cities Coalition and the Environmental Defense Fund. Under the agreement, the two groups will drop their opposition to the Limestone 3 permit application in response to several commitments related to emissions of carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxides, sulfur dioxide and mercury. Among the emissions reduction measures stipulated in the agreement was the offsetting of 50 percent of the carbon generated by the new unit in a manner that is verifiable.
ACCESSION #
34393109

 

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