Elkhart Proposal (Turris Coal)

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{{#badges: CoalSwarm}} Elkhart Proposal (Turris Coal) is a proposed coal plant in Elkhart, Illinois.[1]

In 2001, Turris Coal Company proposed to build the mine-mouth coal plant at the Turris Coal Mine. The operational date has not been determined yet, and the proposal does not seem to be active.[2]

Project Details

Sponsor: Turris Coal Company
Location: Elkhart, Illinois
Capacity: 25-35 MW
Type: Circulating fluidized bed
Projected in service: TBD
Status: Inactive (proposed 10/2001)


Citizen Groups



  1. “Tracking New Coal-Fired Power Plants,” National Energy Tech Lab, May 1, 2007, page 12. (Pdf)
  2. "Stopping the Coal Rush", Sierra Club, accessed December 2007. (This is a Sierra Club list of new coal plant proposals.)

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