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Environmentalists lost their suit to tighten emissions limits on the Navajo Generating Station near Page, one of the largest coal-burning power plants in the West. But the ruling came after the plant’s owners announced plans to shut it down in 2019.

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Court rejects cases on Navajo Generating Station’s impact, closing

A federal appeals court rejected two cases related to the Navajo Generating Station, one that aimed to tighten environmental restrictions on the coal-fired power plant and another that questioned the process calling for the plant’s closure.