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Feds reveal plan to phase out coal

Nov. 21, 2016 - The federal government's plan to end the use of coal-fired electricity across the country by 2030 will include exceptions for some provinces if they reduce emissions elsewhere.

November 21, 2016  By Maria Church

Environment Minister Catherine McKenna released details on the phase-out plan Monday. The plan accelerates the current deadline for Canada’s four coal-burning provinces to either adopt technology to capture carbon emissions or shut down the plants.

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