Definition of coal-fired in English:


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  • Heated, driven, or produced by the burning of coal: a coal-fired power station
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    • At the moment only two of the nation's 1,100 coal-fired plants are fueled by gasification.
    • Most conventional coal-fired power stations burn coal to produce steam, which turns turbines linked to a generator.
    • Coal inventories already are at historic lows, with coal-fired generation outpacing coal production.

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