Coal-Fired Power Plants (CFPPs)
Coal-Fired Power Plant Resource Library
This section includes the latest reports based
on coal-fired power plant technology and industry news, including research,
joint initiatives, emission standards, government standards, and other industry
information. You'll find analyses from researchers on how we are getting to
zero emissions, other technical reports, and more.
The 1986-93 Clean Coal Technology Program
Begun in 1986, the Clean
Coal Technology Program was the most ambitious government-industry initiative
ever undertaken to develop environmental solutions for the Nation's abundant
FutureGen - Tomorrow's Pollution-Free Power Plant
FutureGen is an initiative to build the
world's first integrated sequestration and hydrogen production research power
plant. The $1 billion dollar project is intended to create the world's first
zero-emissions fossil fuel plant. When operational, the prototype will be the
cleanest fossil fuel fired power plant in the world.
- United States and India Reach Historic Agreement on FutureGen Project
President George W. Bush announced today that India will become the first country to
participate on the government steering committee for the U.S. Department of Energy's
FutureGen project – an initiative to build and operate the world's first coal-based power
plant that removes and sequesters carbon dioxide (CO2) while it produces electricity and hydrogen.