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AEP Receives Approval To Modify New Source Review Consent Decree


Thursday, 18 Jul 2019 

July 18 (Reuters) - American Electric Power Company Inc ::AEP RECEIVES APPROVAL TO MODIFY NEW SOURCE REVIEW CONSENT DECREE.AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER COMPANY INC - MODIFICATION WILL ACCELERATE EMISSION REDUCTIONS.AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER COMPANY INC - MODIFICATION WILL ELIMINATE A REQUIREMENT TO INSTALL EXPENSIVE EMISSION REDUCTION EQUIPMENT AT ROCKPORT PLANT.AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER - INDIANA MICHIGAN POWER OPERATING UNIT WILL OPERATE ENHANCED DRY SORBENT INJECTION EQUIPMENT ON BOTH GENERATING UNITS IN 2021.AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER COMPANY INC - INDIANA MICHIGAN POWER WILL OPERATE SELECTIVE CATALYTIC REDUCTION TO REDUCE NOX EMISSIONS FROM ROCKPORT UNIT 2 BY JUNE 1, 2020.AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER COMPANY INC - AEP WILL RETIRE ROCKPORT UNIT 1 BY END OF 2028..AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER COMPANY INC - AEP ALSO WILL CUT ANNUAL SO2 EMISSIONS FROM ITS COAL-FUELED PLANTS IN MIDWEST TO 89,000 TONS PER YEAR BY 2029.