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Nationwide, including in Illinois, a number of new natural gas burning power plants are being built and more plants are being proposed. The Illinois EPA has expended significant time and effort over the past eighteen months on the issue of peaker power plants and carefully considers each application. This fact sheet addresses some of the basic questions asked about peaker power plants.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-12-05 14:51:37
Description Nationwide, including in Illinois, a number of new natural gas burning power plants are being built and more plants are being proposed. The Illinois EPA has expended significant time and effort over the past eighteen months on the issue of peaker power plants and carefully considers each application. This fact sheet addresses some of the basic questions asked about peaker power plants.
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Source Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Keyword Power plants, Natural gas, Illinois
Date Of Record Creation 2009-12-05 14:39:35
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Date Last Modified 2010-02-06 17:27:44
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-12-05 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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