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PUC votes to have Xcel shut six coal-fired plants

Pollution controls approved for Hayden Station power plant in Routt County

Affected units

• Cherokee Station Unit 1, in Adams County, in 2011

• Cherokee Station Unit 2 in 2011

• Cherokee Station Unit 3 in 2017

• Arapahoe Unit 3, in Denver, in 2013

• Arapahoe Unit 4 would stop burning coal in 2014 and switch to natural gas

• Valmont Station Unit 5, in Boulder, in 2017