Prairie State http://wfpl.org en Report Says Nation's Newest Coal Plant Isn't as Cheap as Promised http://wfpl.org/post/report-says-nations-newest-coal-plant-isnt-cheap-promised <p>A large coal-burning power plant in Illinois that provides electricity to some areas of Western Kentucky and Indiana is under fire. A non-profit analyzed the costs of the plant and the numbers suggest ratepayers in eight states are paying more than they should.</p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 21:45:37 +0000 Erica Peterson 1496 at http://wfpl.org Report Says Nation's Newest Coal Plant Isn't as Cheap as Promised