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  1. Correction: Duke-Gasification Plant storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Daily Journal

    The Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor is seeking public comment on a Duke Energy coal-gasification plant in southwestern Indiana. The state agency says it would like to receive consumer comments through Feb. 11 on a proposed $1.8 billion plan affecting the plant at Edwardsport that would raise its electric rates for the next seven years.

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  2. Correction: Duke-Gasification Plant storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | The Tribune

    In a Jan. 21 story, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor is seeking public comment on a Duke Energy coal gasification plant in Edwardsport. It is not, but it is seeking public comment on Duke Energy's plan to upgrade electricity infrastructure in Indiana.

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  3. State agency seeks consumer comment on Duke plantRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2016 | Tribune-Star

    The Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor is seeking public comment on a Duke Energy coal-gasification plant in southwestern Indiana. The state agency says it would like to receive consumer comments through Feb. 11 on a proposed $1.8 billion plan affecting the plant at Edwardsport that would raise its electric rates for the next seven years.

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  4. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    The Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor is seeking public comment on a Duke Energy coal-gasification plant in southwestern Indiana. The state agency says it would like to receive consumer comments through Feb. 11 on a proposed $1.8 billion plan affecting the plant at Edwardsport that would raise its electric rates for the next seven years.

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  5. Duke Energy Consumers Invited To Comment, Proposed $1.83 Billion Plan ...Read the original story

    Jan 20, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... generating fuel, environmental compliance, its integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) generation plant at Edwardsport, regional transmission, energy efficiency programs, critical infrastructure protection (cyber security), and other costs. ...

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  6. Indiana Association For Community Economic Development's Solar...Read the original story

    Jan 18, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    A group of advocacy organizations, including Citizens Action Coalition, Save the Valley, Sierra Club, and Valley Watch, announced a modified settlement that was filed at the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission regarding Duke Energy's Edwardsport integrated gasification combined cycle plant in Knox County, Ind. The Indiana Association for Community Economic Development is excited to announce it is a named implementation partner to receive $500,000 to fund solar projects of less than 0.5 megawatts for community, educational, religious and nonprofit organizations and/or low-income residential customers in Duke Energy Indiana's service territory.

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  7. Ind. Gov't. - 'Environmental, consumer groups join settlement...Read the original story

    Jan 18, 2016 | Indiana Law Blog

    The ILB has had many, many posts on various issues relating to the Duke Energy Edwardsport coal gasification plant. Re the issue of charging ratepayers for certain costs, Rod Spaw reported Friday in the $$ Bloomington Herald-Times in a story that began: Nine years of litigation over the cost of Duke Energy's Edwardsport coal gasification plant could end if the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission accepts a proposed settlement filed Friday with the state agency.

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  8. More Consumer Groups Support Edwardsport Settlement With Duke Energy IndianaRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Additional consumer groups have joined a previously announced settlement with Duke Energy Indiana related to operating costs at the company's Edwardsport coal gasification power plant. The Citizens Action Coalition of Indiana, Inc., Sierra Club, Save the Valley and Valley Watch have signed onto a settlement first announced in September 2015.

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  9. Duke, opponents reach agreement on coal-gasification plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    Four consumer and environmental groups have agreed to stop fighting a Duke Energy coal-gasification plant and join the utility's settlement with other parties on costs that will be passed along to ratepayers. The Citizens Action Coalition, the Sierra Club, Save the Valley and Valley Watch joined the utility in announcing the agreement in which Duke agreed not to pass along $87.5 million of the operating costs of the plant at Edwardsport, about 70 miles north of Evansville.

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  10. Edwardsport plant foes finally reach settlement with DukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Indianapolis Business News

    Duke Energy's settlement with four consumer and environmental groups likely means an end to all serious opposition to the $3.3 billion plant, one of the most expensive projects in Indiana history, which has been mired for years in controversy and cost overruns.

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  11. Cleffa s Chronicles: Wabash Valley Farmer Trying To Make HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    A longtime resident of Edwardsport, Indiana is in his fifth decade of farming and Don Villwock shows no signs of slowing down. Villwock's talents have caught the attention of many, including President George H.W. Bush.

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  12. Duke Energy's new $3.5 billion coal-gasification plant in Edwardsport, shown on June 12, 2013.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    Duke Energy revises $1.8B plan to update its Indiana electric grid Changes include "self-healing" systems to reduce power outages in storms. Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1XZFivn Changes include "self-healing" systems to reduce power outages in storms; consumer advocacy group says "not much has changed" with utility's revised plan.

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  13. Even as Kemper power plant struggles, it might outlive coal as an energy sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Sunherald.com

    ... else in common -- expensive power plants, billions in cost overruns and higher power bills for ratepayers. In Edwardsport, Ind., Duke Energy has built a multibillion-dollar plant that turns coal into gas. About the only thing it doesn't have in ...

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  14. John Ketzenberger is president of the Indiana Fiscal Policy Institute.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    Edwardsport-area farmer Don Villwock has led state Farm Bureau for 13 years and now seeks a national platform to expand trade. Hoosier farmer eyes American Farm Bureau job Edwardsport-area farmer Don Villwock has led state Farm Bureau for 13 years and now seeks a national platform to expand trade.

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  15. Citizens Action Coalition of Indiana Inc v. Duke Energy Indiana IncRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... related to Duke Energy Indiana, Inc.'s petition to recover costs incurred while building its new power plant in Edwardsport, Indiana. On remand, the Commission issued an order with additional findings. Citizen's Action Coalition of Indiana, Inc., ...

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  16. Duke Energy Reaches Deal On Edwardsport Costs To Consumers Thursday, September 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    Duke Energy Indiana and some of the state's key consumer groups have reached a settlement agreement related to operating costs at Duke Energy's Edwardsport coal gasification power plant. If approved, the settlement would resolve all Edwardsport-related proceedings and would limit what customers will pay for plant operations.

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  17. Indiana court sends Duke rate case back to IURCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    Duke's controversial coal-gasification plant at Edwardsport, Ind., is focus of ongoing fight between consumer advocates, utility and regulators. Indiana court sends Duke rate case back to IURC Duke's controversial coal-gasification plant at Edwardsport, Ind., is focus of ongoing fight between consumer advocates, utility and regulators.

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  18. Ind. Decisions - Court of Appeals issues 4 opinionRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2015 | Indiana Law Blog

    ... related to Duke Energy Indiana, Inc.'s petition to recover costs incurred while building its new power plant in Edwardsport, Indiana. On remand, the Commission issued an order with additional findings. Citizen's Action Coalition of Indiana, Inc., ...

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  19. Duke Energy To Foot $85M More In Coal-Gas Plant's CostsRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2015 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Duke Energy has reached a settlement with Indiana's utility consumer counselor calling for it to foot another $85 million in costs associated with its problem-plagued Indiana coal-gasification plant. The settlement announced Friday means Duke Energy, not its Indiana ratepayers, will pay those operating costs for the 618-megawatt power plant that went online in 2013 near Edwardsport in southwestern Indiana.

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  20. Peninsula hackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Hackers on Thursday night shut down five Bay Area news websites after claiming that their operator, the Embarcadero Media Group, "failed to remove content that has been harmful to the well-being and safety of others." Jocelyn Dong, editor of the Palo Alto Weekly, one of the affected publications, said by phone Friday that the news organization does not know what specific content spurred the attack.

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