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Hurricane Florence Temporarily Idles Coal Export Terminals on U.S. Eastern Coast

The U.S. Mid-Atlantic region already has endured more weather-related devastation than it has seen in years after Hurricane Florence made landfall on the Carolina…

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William Ploch

Mon Sep 17 2018

Hurricane Florence Temporarily Idles Coal Export Terminals on U.S. Eastern Coast

The U.S. Mid-Atlantic region already has endured more weather-related devastation than it has seen in years after Hurricane Florence made landfall on the Carolina coast early Friday, and comparisons with Hurricane Harvey's effect on the Texas Gulf Coast last year are multiplying. But there's at least one major difference: The effect on gas supplies and prices have been minimal, »