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Latest: Posted by ACCCE at 11:54 am, May 25, 2011

by Steve Gates

The Coal Wire: Powering American Innovation with Clean Energy Technology

American Electric Power’s Mountaineer Plant, working with Alstom Power, recently concluded test operations of one of the world’s largest carbon capture and storage project thus far. The results were very successful, capturing as much as 90 percent of the CO2 from the test slipstream and permanently injecting it into the rock formations below. As the Carbon Capture Journal explains, the project is now moving into a second phase:

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