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IEEFA U.S.: Gas-fired power plant cancellations and delays signal investor anxiety, changing economics

IEEFA U.S.: Gas-fired power plant cancellations and delays signal investor anxiety, changing economics

Financial concerns are likely to affect other PJM gas projects still in the planning phase

November 18, 2021 (IEEFA) – A recent decision to cancel the 1,000-megawatt Beech Hollow combined gas plant in Pennsylvania is the latest warning for investors considering funding new gas-fired power…

Rapidly Changing Investment Climate Challenges Planned PJM Gas Plants_November 2021
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Rapidly Changing Investment Climate Challenges Planned PJM Gas Plants_November 2021

…far from certain. Longview Power The 1,200MW Longview combined cycle gas plant was proposed in 2019 by a group of private equity firms led by Bain Capital and KKR. The…

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US Power Sector Outlook_March 2021

US Power Sector Outlook_March 2021

…to retire the plant “was based on economics and done in the best interests of our member-owner cooperatives.”1 Another of the top performers is Longview Power, which emerged in August…

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Time running out for Wyoming coal port in wake of bankruptcy ruling

…of the ground lease between the Millennium Bulk Terminals-Longview, LLC and Lighthouse Resources Inc, effective this Friday, Jan. 8. Lighthouse, owner of the Millennium Facility via a debtor, has sought…

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IEEFA U.S.: Peabody’s $1.42 billion write-down concedes coal mines have little value and dim future
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IEEFA U.S.: Peabody’s $1.42 billion write-down concedes coal mines have little value and dim future

Trouble at biggest mine in Powder River Basin speaks volumes about state of industry

…fleet offline IEEFA update: Renewables surpass coal in U.S. power generation throughout the month of April 2020 IEEFA U.S.: Longview coal plant—one of America’s best and newest—has just gone bankrupt…

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‘Harsh reality’ is that no one’s saved the coal industry

…“increasingly dire state” of the country’s coal industry, according to IEEFA. Longview’s primary asset is the 700-megawatt (MW) Longview Power Plant in Appalachian coal country near the city of Morgantown,…

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Longview Power bankruptcy is canary in coal mine for industry

NS Energy: The recent bankruptcy filing of Longview Power is an indication of the “increasingly dire state” of the US coal industry, says an energy analyst. The firm’s primary asset…

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Longview Power, model West Virginia coal plant, files for bankruptcy again

…This is the second time in 10 years that Longview, considered a model project, has filed for bankruptcy. The nine-year-old, 700-megawatt Longview Power Plant was one of the newest, most…

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IEEFA U.S.: Longview coal plant – one of America’s best and newest – has just gone bankrupt
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IEEFA U.S.: Longview coal plant – one of America’s best and newest – has just gone bankrupt

 The failure of a model project in West Virginia signals increasingly dire industry problems

…AMBITIONS OF LONGVIEW AS A COMPANY, EXEMPLIFY some of the central questions around the ongoing transition in the power-generation sector. Longview’s big gamble on coal-fired power just a decade ago…

IEEFA West Virginia: If Power Plant Is So Valuable, Why Is FirstEnergy Seeking to Transfer All the Risk to Ratepayers?
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IEEFA West Virginia: If Power Plant Is So Valuable, Why Is FirstEnergy Seeking to Transfer All the Risk to Ratepayers?

An Eagerness to Sell Masks a Strategy to Leave Customers Holding the Bag

…two new natural gas plants in West Virginia), and Longview Power (owner of the merchant coal-fired Longview power plant). All forecasts are a bet on the future. AE Supply and…