FPL St. Lucie Plant

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The May 2007 NETL report "Tracking New Coal-Fired Power Plants" reported that Florida Power & Light was conducting a feasibility study for an IGCC coal plant to be built in St. Lucie County, Florida.[1] However, according to the Sierra Club, the St. Lucie County Commission denied FP&L the necessary permits to build the plant in November, 2005.[2]

Project Details

Sponsor: Florida Power & Light
Location: St. Lucie County, FL
Capacity: To be decided
Type: IGCC
Status: Cancelled

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References

  1. “Tracking New Coal-Fired Power Plants,” National Energy Tech Lab, May 1, 2007. (Pdf)
  2. "Stopping the Coal Rush", Sierra Club, accessed January 2008. (This is a Sierra Club list of new coal plant proposals.)

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