Dominion: We are closing Salem plant

Salem Harbor Station will close in 2014, plant owner Dominion announced.

Two of the small coal-burning units will be shut down by the end of the year, while two larger coal- and oil-burning generators will stay in operation until June 1, 2014, the company said.

Court settlement with Salem power plant ends city's coal era 

The agreement resolving a 2010 lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court includes a stipulation that future plant owners cannot burn coal after 2014, when Dominion has announced it will shut down the fossil fuel facility...

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