TXU not content with polluting only Texas with coal-fired plants-Wants to build them in Northeastern PennsylvaniaSomervell County Salon-Glen Rose, Rainbow, Nemo, Glass....Texas


 

TXU not content with polluting only Texas with coal-fired plants-Wants to build them in Northeastern Pennsylvania
 


19 December 2006 at 4:26:45 PM
salon

But, er, PA isn't eager to have their stinky polluting coal-fired plants... EITHER.

A Texas utility company’s expansion plans could include the construction of coal-fired power plants in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

TXU Corp. of Dallas has received approval to build 11 of the plants in its home state and has looked east for additional sites, according to company statements and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.

“We did have a pre-application meeting with TXU Power on Sept. 26,” said Mark Carmon, a spokesman at DEP’s Northeast Region office in Wilkes-Barre.

No formal applications have been submitted, but the power generation division of TXU Corp. has expressed an interest in sites near Hazleton and near Shamokin in Northumberland County, Carmon said last week.


Permalink
     Views: 1122 
Latest Blog Post by salon -Should Govt Be able to exercise pardons for horrible people (Matt Bevins-KY)

 You! Leave a Comment! You Know you Want To!
You must be a registered member to comment on the blog.
Your first post is held pending approval to make sure you're not a spammer bot

 Not registered? Or you can login!

LOGON - Name:Password:

New poster comments are moderated, meaning they won't show up until approved... or not.  Be patient-we have lives outside this blog, so it might take awhile You want to be rude? totally stupid? inappropriate? Racist? Bigoted? Flame war baiter? Your post may be deleted. Spammers or people posting pretend interest comments but really wanting to hawk their latest book or sell stuff or govt propaganda flacks won't see their posts published. Comments do not necessarily reflect the viewpoint of the site owner(salon).
If you have a problem with logging in or registering, please speak up right away. Love your comments. Oh, except spammers
More on commenting



     

Click Here for Main Page



Guest
Today Is  
Sunday, December 15, 2019






Latest Posts

County Attorney email implies the County Commissioners violated the Texas Open Meetings Act in closed session
pharper 12/15/2019 Views 7

Somervell County Clerk Michelle Reynolds office posted inaccurate minutes for County Commissioners November 18, 2019 meeting
pharper 12/14/2019 Views 207

Should Govt Be able to exercise pardons for horrible people (Matt Bevins-KY)
salon 12/13/2019 Views 39

How Specific Does TOMA Notice Need to be (City of Austin v Lake Austin Collective, Inc)
salon 12/13/2019 Views 42

House Judiciary Committee Votes to Send Articles of Impeachment to the Full House for a Vote
salon 12/13/2019 Views 162

Video re: Danny Chambers Drag Racing Around the Square In Youth (Glen Rose)
salon 12/11/2019 Views 95


More Blog Headlines
 



Comments

salon > Quick update on this, via Pacer-Click on pic to see larger (Turk Case Update- Telephone Conference Hearing Set for March 8 2019 )

salon > Lance Been awhile. Send me an email at salon@glenrose.net with the names of who you're talking about, above. Also, the newspaper editor is no longer local, ie officed here, but the paper is run.... (What Happened to Jerry Jacene? )

LanceHall > I'd love to see the Hotel Guest books and see if Jacene's name shows up long before he officially *found* the tracks.  I'd like to know if the Visitor's Bureau has emails wit.... (What Happened to Jerry Jacene? )

LanceHall > I see the land or that part of it is now in the hands of Glen Rose's own Corky Underwood. Is Jacene still involved?   I had already informed the Visitor Bureau manager (who's.... (What Happened to Jerry Jacene? )








Home | Blog Home | About | News | Piazza | Calendar | Audio/Video/Open Rec | Search
Write!  |profile | quotes |
top Daily | top Weekly |top Month | top Year | Top All! | archives | subscribe RSS