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Bloomberg Markets|August - September 2021
FOR 35 YEARS coal burned at the Somerset power plant, a 675-megawatt facility on the banks of Lake Ontario in New York.
Dane Rhys

Plumes of steam from the station’s 625-foot chimney could be seen rising above cornfields and apple orchards for miles around until last year. The site was officially retired on March 31, 2020, marking the closure of the last remaining coal-fired power plant in the state.

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