STATUS OF COAL SUPPLY CONTRACTS FOR NEW ELECTRIC GENERATING UNITS, 1976-1985

Electric utility coal consumption is projected to increase 90 percent in the next decade--from approximately 406 million tons last year to 770 million tons in 1985. The report is based on utility industry plans to construct 229 new coal-fired units with total generating capacity of 111,600 megawatts during the period.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Power Commission

    Bureau of Power
    Washington, DC  United States  20426
  • Publication Date: 1977-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 42 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00155102
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1977 12:00AM