Kentucky Pioneer IGCC Demonstration Project

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Kentucky Pioneer IGCC Demonstration Project was an IGCC coal plant to be built by Kentucky Pioneer Energy LLC. [1] The permit was denied in 2003.[2] The plant was cancelled in October 2006.

Project Details

Sponsor: Kentucky Pioneer Energy LLC
Location: Clark County, Kentucky
Capacity: 540 MW (gross 580 MW)
Type: IGCC
Projected in service: 2004
Status: Cancelled


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  1. “Tracking New Coal-Fired Power Plants,” National Energy Technology Lab, May 1, 2007, page 13. (Pdf)
  2. “Siting Board Denies Permit for Clark County Plant”, Kentucky Resources Council, July 19, 2003.

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