Utility Bill Auditors - Expense Reduction Advisors

68% of U.S. coal fleet retirements since 2011 were plants fueled by bituminous coal

In 2011, the United States had 317.6 gigawatts (GW) of coal-fired electric generation capacity. About 88.7 GW of that capacity was retired in the decade that followed. Units fired by bituminous coal accounted for the largest share of retired capacity, at 68%.

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