Duke Energy begins coal-fired emissions controls project

first_imgRead more new emissions control project news Mississippi Power cutting stakes in coal-fired, gas-fired stations to reduce excess MW, emissions New Jersey utility regulators extend zero-carbon breaks for PSEG nuclear power plants The project includes installing two selective catalytic reduction (SCR) systems and dry sorbent injection systems to remove mercury and sulfur trioxide emissions. The controls are scheduled to go into service in late 2014 for Unit 1 and mid-2015 for Unit 2. Previous articleEnbridge buys half of Quebec wind power plantNext articleGroups to research hydraulic fracturing water treatment systems chloecox Twitter EmissionsAir Pollution Control Equipment ServicesCoalRetrofits & UpgradesO&M Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) is planning a $400 million project to install emissions controls at the Cayuga coal-fired power plant in Indiana in order to comply with the Environmental Protection Agency’s Mercury and Air Toxics Standard. 7.23.2013 In 2008, the company invested approximately $500 million for two scrubbers to control sulfur dioxide emissions at Cayuga, according to a company release. Linkedin TAGSDuke Facebook Twitter Facebook By chloecox – RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Vietnam: scaling back coal-fired plans toward gas, renewables Linkedin Duke Energy begins coal-fired emissions controls project No posts to displaylast_img read more