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Tri-State G&T To Boost Renewable Energy Goal To 50% By 2024

January 16th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley

Tri State Generating & Transmission serves over 1 million customers in the American West. It announced this week it is closing several coal-fired plants early and building 8 new renewable energy projects in order to transition to 50% renewables by 2024.


US Coal On Track For Record Capacity Decline, Closing 15.4 Gigawatts

October 29th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill

The closure of coal-fired power plants across the United States is currently on track to set a new record this year, with at least 22 plants in 14 states worth 15.4 gigawatts (GW) going dark, according to a new report published by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis



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