WA coal unit closure to kill off 80 jobs

WESTERN Australia’s electricity generator and retailer Synergy has announced it will retire two 40 year-old generators at the Muja power station in the South West town of Collie.

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Collie coal mine in WA.

With residential rooftop solar power use picking up pace across the state's south, demand for traditional coal-fired baseload power has been on the decline.

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