This agreement means the Alliance can begin the design stage of the clean energy project. It will upgrade a power plant in Meredosia.
The Morgan County facility will store more than 90% of the plant's emissions underground. The Department of Energy is contributing more than $1 billion to the project. Construction is set to begin in spring 2014 and be completed by December 2017.
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