AEP Will Refuel Or Retire 3 Coal-Fired Power Plants

Law360, New York (February 25, 2013, 3:13 PM EST) -- American Electric Power Corp. has agreed to refuel or retire three coal-fired power plants in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio by 2015 and pay an additional $8.5 million as part of a revision of a 2007 settlement of a Clean Air Act suit, government officials and environmental groups said Monday.

Under a revised consent decree AEP entered into with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, eight Northeast states and environmental groups, the company will stop burning coal at the Tanners Creek Generating Station Unit 4 in Indiana, the...
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