NRG Settles States' Suit Over Emissions At Pa. Plant

Law360, New York (May 15, 2013, 2:44 PM EDT) -- NRG Energy Inc. on Wednesday settled a suit launched by New Jersey and Connecticut alleging the energy giant improperly operated two coal-fueled electric generating units at a Pennsylvania power plant that polluted the air, agreeing to stop using coal to fuel the facility by June 2014.

NRG Energy will stop using coal as a fuel in the two generating units at its Portland Generating Station in Mount Bethel, Pa. by June 1, 2014, and invest $1 million in environmental mitigation projects in New Jersey and Connecticut...
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