Vistra Backs Illinois Transition Measure to Keep At-Risk Coal Plants Online Through 2025

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 13:24:00 +0000

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Bleeding financially from underperforming and legally burdened coal generation in downstate Illinois and elsewhere, Vistra, the nation’s largest competitive generator, has renewed its call for passage of the Illinois Coal to Solar and Energy Storage Act, a bill that could help keep 2.2 GW of existing at-risk capacity online through 2025 while the state expands […]

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Vistra Backs Illinois Transition Measure to Keep At-Risk Coal Plants Online Through 2025

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 13:24:00 +0000

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Bleeding financially from underperforming and legally burdened coal generation in downstate Illinois and elsewhere, Vistra, the nation’s largest competitive generator, has renewed its call for passage of the Illinois Coal to Solar and Energy Storage Act, a bill that could help keep 2.2 GW of existing at-risk capacity online through 2025 while the state expands […]

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ZETA Publishes 100% Electric Vehicle Roadmap For 2030 For USA

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 18:08:38 +0000

A couple of mid-term and long-term targets are often expressed by people who follow this industry closely: 50% EV market share by 2025 and 100% by 2030. ZETA is committed to achieving the latter in the

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Vistra Selects First Solar For *869 Megawatts* Of Solar Panels

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 24 Oct 2020 00:29:47 +0000

Texas-based Vistra (NYSE: VST), an integrated retail electricity and power generation company, plans to build 6 utility-scale solar power plants across Texas. It will buy the solar modules for these power plants from Arizona-based First Solar

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Hours Before Presidential Debate, Coal Sinks & Floating Solar Panels Soar

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 14:33:12 +0000

solar panels coal jobsThe killer combo of floating solar panels and seven more coal power plant retirements seems to have messed with the President’s mind

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Vistra Shuttering More Coal, Adding Solar and Storage

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 20:30:25 +0000

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Vistra has announced seven new renewable energy projects that will add about 1,000 MW of solar and energy storage to the company’s generation fleet. The company also said it would retire its coal-fired power plants in Illinois and Ohio as part of an effort to reduce carbon emissions as it established new long-term emissions reduction […]

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Need for Resilience Supports Energy Storage

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 16:59:15 +0000

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Independent power producer Neoen Australia said an expansion of the world’s largest lithium-ion battery system has completed its network connection, bringing the Tesla-supported Hornsdale Power Reserve, adjacent to a wind farm in South Australia, to a rated size of 150 MW/193.5 MWh. It’s the latest in a series of projects being developed worldwide to add […]

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Need for Resilience Supports Energy Storage

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 16:59:15 +0000

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Independent power producer Neoen Australia said an expansion of the world’s largest lithium-ion battery system has completed its network connection, bringing the Tesla-supported Hornsdale Power Reserve, adjacent to a wind farm in South Australia, to a rated size of 150 MW/193.5 MWh. It’s the latest in a series of projects being developed worldwide to add […]

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Vistra Will Close Another Illinois Coal Plant

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 23:06:08 +0000

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A Vistra Energy subsidiary on Sept. 16 said it will close the nearly 60-year-old E.D. Edwards coal-fired plant in Bartonville, Illinois, by year-end 2022 under a settlement between the company and environmental groups the Sierra Club, the Natural Resources Defense Council, and the Respiratory Health Association. The groups made a joint announcement Monday of the […]

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Vistra May Close 2 GW of Illinois Coal Power By Year’s End

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 14:53:13 +0000

Vistra Energy will shutter four coal-fired power plants—a total 2 GW—as required by Illinois’ recently revised Multi-Pollutant Standard (MPS) rule, but CEO Curtis Morgan noted the move was “inevitable” due to the changing regulatory environment and unfavorable economic conditions in the MISO market.  The company on Aug. 21 said it will close the 54-year-old 915-MW […]

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