Project Finance NewsWire

June 2001

IN THIS ISSUE

IRS Reopens Synfuel Window

The Internal Revenue Service reopened the window in late April for rulings that output from coal agglomeration facilities qualifies as a “synthetic fuel from coal,” but it set a number of conditio...

Environmental Update

Plans by the US Environmental Protection Agency to regulate mercury and hazardous air pollutants from power plants that burn coal or oil have come under fire...


IN OTHER NEWS

Louisiana

Louisiana wants new merchant power plants being built in the state to commit to supply at least 25% of their electricity in Louisiana in exchange for property tax breaks