Duke To Shut Generators, Pay Fine For CAA Slip-Ups

Law360, New York (June 1, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has pushed up by over two years the shutdown date for three coal-fired boiler generating units owned by Duke Energy Corp. that have been emitting pollutants on the shores of the Wabash River since the 1950s.

In a ruling handed down Friday, Judge Larry J. McKinney of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana ordered Duke Energy to shut down the three units by Sept. 30, 2009 as a remedy for violating the New Source Review provisions of the Clean...
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