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Report- Dark Days Ahead: Financial Factors Cloud Future Profitability at Dominion’s Brayton Point

Report- Dark Days Ahead: Financial Factors Cloud Future Profitability at Dominion’s Brayton Point

Dark Days Ahead: Financial Factors Cloud Future Profitability at Dominion’s Brayton Point (pdf).      

March 1, 2013 Read More →

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The zombie coal plant

The zombie coal plant

Environmentalists want to kill off Brayton Point. The Patrick administration says let the market do the dirty work. BOSTON – “Jay O’Hara didn’t have to see the gun to get spooked. The sound of the bullet hitting the chamber of a police officer’s rifle was enough. ‘I heard the bolt action of the rifle over […]

October 18, 2013 Read More →
Brayton Point coal plant in Massachusetts to close in 2017

Brayton Point coal plant in Massachusetts to close in 2017

“The Brayton Point coal-fired plant in Bristol County, Mass., will be retired in May 2017, owner Energy Capital Partners LLC said Oct. 7, a little over a month after the private equity firm closed on the purchase of the plant from previous owner Dominion Resources Inc…. ‘I would think plants looking at major environmental upgrades […]

October 9, 2013 Read More →
Environmental groups hail future closing of Brayton Point Power Station

Environmental groups hail future closing of Brayton Point Power Station

SOMERSET —”In a joint press release, several environmental and activist groups hailed the announced future closure of Brayton Point, noting that barely one month after the sale from Dominion and after completing $1 billion in pollution control upgrades, the new owner said it would be close operations in June 2017. ‘Brayton Point is the largest […]

October 8, 2013 Read More →
Dark Days Ahead: The Financial Future of Brayton Point

Dark Days Ahead: The Financial Future of Brayton Point

BOSTON, MA — Today, Conservation Law Foundation released an independent analysis of the financial performance of Dominion Resources’ Brayton Point power plant in Somerset, Massachusetts. The report, authored by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, projects a bleak future for the 50-year-old coal-fired facility. Entitled Dark Days Ahead: Financial Factors Cloud Future Profitability at […]

March 1, 2013 Read More →
Report- Dark Days Ahead: Financial Factors Cloud Future Profitability at Dominion’s Brayton Point

Report- Dark Days Ahead: Financial Factors Cloud Future Profitability at Dominion’s Brayton Point

Dark Days Ahead: Financial Factors Cloud Future Profitability at Dominion’s Brayton Point (pdf).      

March 1, 2013 Read More →