Jump to Main Content
- Streeter, Jialu Liu
- Energy policy 2016 v.90 pp. 16-23
- flue gas desulfurization, etc ; boilers; coal; electric power; power plants; probability; sulfur; sulfur dioxide; Show all 8 Subjects
- ... Using data on coal-fired electric power plants, this article investigates the contributing factors affecting the investment decisions on flue-gas desulfurization (FGD), a capital-intensive emission control technology. The paper makes two contributions to the literature. First, the public regulatory status of electric power plants is found to have a strong influence on whether FGD investment is mad ...