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“Coal is clearly on the ropes” - Energy Consumers of the Carolinas
Coal still is a significant chunk of the U.S. electric power pie. That is changing at light-speed for the utility business. Several recent figures mark the decline of coal: Fewer than ten percent of coal plants were built from the 1990s until now. (Source) In April, 2019, coal produced about 20 percent of electricity. The …