Duke Energy

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The IURC denied Duke Energy's request for a $1.87B rate increase!

Since 2006, Duke has been planning and building one of the most expensive coal plants in US history, and they want us to pay for it.

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January 20, 2016

Duke IGCC Settlement Fact Sheet

In the Media

March 24, 2008

The following are letters to the Office of Utility Consumer Counselor (OUCC) written by State Representatives Matt Pierce, Dennis Avery, and Phil Hoy in opposition to Duke's proposed "clean coal" coal-gasification (IGCC) power plant.

You can download the PDF of the following letter by Representative Matt Pierce by clicking here.

July 6, 2007

February 14, 2008

At the end of January, the Indiana Department of Environmental Management approved an air permit for Duke Energy's 630 megawatt coal gasification power plant. After reviewing the permit, we believe that it violates the Clean Air Act.

CAC has joined Sierra Club's appeal of the air permit granted by the IDEM. The case will now be presented to the Indiana Office of Environmental Adjudication.

February 14, 2008

Citizens Action Coalition / Sierra Club / Valley Watch


For Immediate Release
February 11, 2008

Contact: Bruce Nilles, National Coal Campaign, Sierra Club
Dave Menzer, Citizen Action Coalition

January 31, 2008

The following is the letter that the Office of Utility Consumer Counselor (OUCC) wrote in response to State Representative Dennis Avery's letter opposing the proposed Duke coal-gasification (IGCC) power plant. Duke is painting this coal-fired power plant as "clean coal" technology, which is a contradiction in terms. There is no such thing as "clean coal."

January 31, 2008

This letter was written by the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) in response to a letter they received opposing the Duke Energy proposed coal gasification plant.