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FirstEnergy pressured about biomass plans | The Columbus Dispatch

There are 1 comment on the Columbus Dispatch story from May 9, 2010, titled FirstEnergy pressured about biomass plans | The Columbus Dispatch. In it, Columbus Dispatch reports that:

When FirstEnergy announced plans a year ago to burn biomass instead of coal at its R.E. Burger power plant along the Ohio River, environmental groups praised the Akron-based company.

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Bernie Windham

Tallahassee, FL

#1 May 12, 2010
Biomass Plants have as much particulate, NOx, CO2, and CO pollution as coal plants on a per kwh basis, especially since they are generally less efficient than other types of plants. Documentation on the adverse health effects and unsustainability of Biomass plants can be found at

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