Fossil-fuel advocates often lament that government subsidies for renewable fuels put more traditional power sources at a competitive disadvantage.

But subsidies take many forms. Now, as the biggest subsidy of all is about to expire, coal-fired power generation plants have admitted that they can’t compete in the modern market without it.

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