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Big Stone II costs debated

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ST. PAUL -- Energy experts and utility officials disagree over the potential cost of a proposed coal-fueled power plant and related transmission line improvements.

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Officials from five utilities seeking regulatory approval for the Big Stone II project said Thursday they have used conservative cost estimates.

Opponents of the coal-fueled plant said there are market uncertainties that could be significant enough to warrant halting the project.

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