FutureGen FutureGen Stalled Again By The Associated Press • Feb 3, 2015 The Department of Energy said it has suspended the long-planned FutureGen “clean-coal” project in western Illinois. FutureGen Decision Headed to Court By The Associated Press • Dec 11, 2014 The Sierra Club is appealing an Illinois regulatory agency’s conclusion that the pollution controls for the FutureGen project are adequate. FutureGen Clears Regulatory Hurdle By Associated Press • May 14, 2014 Wikipedia Illinois regulators have approved a 28-mile FutureGen Alliance pipeline proposal that will carry carbon dioxide through the western part of the state. Labor Agreements for FutureGen By Brian Mackey • Apr 14, 2014 Wikipedia Backers of the proposed FutureGen power plant have reached an agreement with the leaders of 17 labor unions. FutureGen Project Faces Lawsuit By The Associated Press • Dec 16, 2013 Wikipedia The Sierra Club has filed a federal lawsuit aimed at tightening the pollution controls planned for the FutureGen clean-coal project in western Illinois.