What is it?
- A geothermal power plant tapping into deep underground resources
- A carbon capture facility at a power plant
- A natural gas extraction facility with advanced environmental controls
This is a carbon capture retrofit deployed at the 773-megawatt coal-fired Plant Barry Unit 5 operated by Southern Company subsidiary Alabama Power. EPRI analyzed the facility’s competitiveness with newly constructed natural gas combined cycle plants with respect to CO2 emissions and economics.
Read more in “Can Carbon Capture Make Coal Competitive with Natural Gas?“