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NRG Draws Kudos, Criticism for Plans to Repower Coal Plants With Natural Gas, an Industrial Info News Alert

NRG Draws Kudos, Criticism for Plans to Repower Coal Plants With Natural Gas, 
an Industrial Info News Alert 
SUGAR LAND, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 08/13/13 --  Written by John Egan
for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- NRG Energy
Incorporated (NYSE:NRG) (Princeton, New Jersey) is being praised by
elected officials in Pennsylvania and Ohio for its decision to
repower more than 1,000 megawatts (MW) of coal-fired generation in
those states that had been slated for closure by their previous
owner. But the company is drawing a more mixed response in upstate
New York, where its plan to repower an aging coal plant is being
opposed by an unusual collection of environmental organizations,
business interests and a distribution company with a lot to lose if
that repowering goes forward. 
Other companies featured: National Grid Plc (NYSE:NGG) 
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