Kilroot power plant to be switched from coal to gas

Cecilia Keating
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Kilroot is one of the last operating coal-powered generators in the UK. Source: Ian S
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Kilroot is one of the last operating coal-powered generators in the UK. Source: Ian S

Conversion of one of the UK's last operating coal power plants comes as Great Britain's longest-ever period of coal-free power pushes one month.

Kilroot power station in Northern Ireland, one of the UK's last operating coal plants, is set to be converted to run on gas. Czech energy group EP UK Investments (EPUKI) revealed this week that it has...

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