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If you are looking for information on specific coal-fired power plants, begin your search on, which has dedicated pages for individual plants.

If you are looking for summary data (e.g. trends over time, trends by country), visit the Summary Tables for this project.

If you are looking for a spreadsheet with data on all coal-fired power plants included in this project, please use the form below.

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