SPRINGFIELD - Morgan County has won the latest round in the FutureGen sweepstakes.
SPRINGFIELD - Morgan County has won the latest round of the FutureGen sweepstakes.
SPRINGFIELD - Douglas County again is a finalist in the FutureGen siting effort.
SPRINGFIELD - Douglas County again is a semifinalist in the FutureGen siting effort.
MATTOON -- Several companies have toured the former FutureGen power plant site but no announcements are expected soon.
The FutureGen Alliance has officially returned the 440 acres it acquired for its clean coal power plant project to the community.
A bidders meeting will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday to explain the process to potential bidders and address questions.
WASHINGTON - Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Tuesday announced $575 million in stimulus money has been committed to cleaner energy projects that are vaguely connected to FutureGen 2.0.
MATTOON - The FutureGen Alliance announced its support of FutureGen 2.0 on Tuesday, but the Coles Together president said that does not mean forcing the project onto the Mattoon community.
SPRINGFIELD - The murky future of a controversial "clean coal" project in central Illinois could become a bit clearer this week.
DECATUR - Richland Community College could oversee a carbon sequestration training center for projects related to Archer Daniels Midland and FutureGen 2.0, a college administrator said Monday.
MATTOON - The FutureGen Alliance has title to 400-plus acres west of town, but Coles Together expects to get that title in the future.
MATTOON - Three lawmakers said they are not surprised that Coles Together and Mattoon officials rejected a role in the FutureGen 2.0 plan proposed last week.