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The U.K. could experience a sharp increase in the building of gas-fired power stations

The "dash for gas" forecast in its Future Energy Scenarios report estimates that up to 7 gigawatts (GW) of new gas-fired plant will be constructed…

United Kingdom | Gas Fired | Gigawatts | Coal

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Sat Jul 23 2016

The U.K. could experience a sharp increase in the building of gas-fired power stations

The "dash for gas" forecast in its Future Energy Scenarios report estimates that up to 7 gigawatts (GW) of new gas-fired plant will be constructed by 2022. The strong case for gas is supported by the U.K. government's commitment last year to close all coal-fired power plants within a decade. It has called for all unabated coal-fired plants to »