After a decade of stop-and-start efforts and a $1 billion federal pledge, work began last week on a new chimney foundation that’s part of a planned retrofit of an old coal plant in Meredosia, Illinois. But even now, the FutureGen project faces alawsuit against the project that threatens to undermine the additional funding needed to see the job through.

 

via Carbon-Capturing Coal Plant Finally Sees Construction | MIT Technology Review.