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NRG Energy is seeking federal permission to deactivate the coal units at facilities in Dickerson in Montgomery County and at Chalk Point in Prince George's County in 2017
Coal has emerged as a defining issue in the race for governor in Virginia.
The coal industry is bracing for new federal limits on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants fired by coal.
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Norfolk Southern, the railroad based in Norfolk, Va., said its fourth-quarter profit declined 14 percent to $413 million because of weak coal demand.