gas plant

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Also included in the rate case would be a change in how ratepayers pay for Duke's controversial coal-to-gas plant in Knox County. Sarah Bowman, Indianapolis Star, "Duke Energy proposes a 19% rate increase for residential electricity customers," 2 July 2019 Chao said the nation's gas pipeline systems do not operate under the kind of redundancy requirements demanded by federal policies and that gas plants would be vulnerable. Marcia Pledger, cleveland.com, "JumpStart names Erin Horne McKinney its first managing partner of inclusion," 26 Jan. 2018 Judge Griffin ruled in our favor on the open meetings lawsuit, vacating the council’s approval of the gas plant. Nola.com | The Times-picayune, nola.com, "Judge rules City Council violated open meetings law to approve Entergy plant," 14 June 2019 Wind and solar farms, and some natural-gas plants, run more intermittently. Katherine Blunt, WSJ, "Utilities Speed Up Closure of Coal-Fired Power Plants," 9 Jan. 2019 The oil terminal and nearby Kollsnes gas plant both shut down as a precaution. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, "Norwegian Frigate Intentionally Run Aground After Collision," 8 Nov. 2018 The move was delayed for two years after contamination, including arsenic, was found in the groundwater and soil at Toyosu, the former site of a gas plant. Yuri Kageyama, The Seattle Times, "Official: Move of Japan fish market could have been better," 16 Oct. 2018 One of the largest such clashes, in February, involved Syrian Army soldiers and Russian mercenaries who tried to seize a gas plant controlled mostly by Kurdish forces and their American military advisers. New York Times, "At Least 4 Russians Killed in Syria in Firefight With ISIS," 27 May 2018 Already, California officials have started rejecting proposed gas plants and asking utilities for more batteries instead. USA TODAY, "World's largest solar battery? Tesla may get beat," 11 Apr. 2018

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circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

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