Kemper County integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) plant

Moody’s reviewing Mississippi Power Company for a Downgrade

“The review of Mississippi Power’s ratings considers the declining competitiveness of the Kemper Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) plant as project costs have continued to rise, operating costs are increasing, and natural gas prices remain low…” and “The review also reflects the continued inability of the company to place the plant into service, with nine […]

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Marcellus Shale

Some Shale Still Profits at $30

Hello Kemper. “Shale drilling is a young industry, and there’s still plenty of fat to trim and processes to refine. For OPEC, this serves as a reminder: you bet against American innovation at your own risk.” Except the PSC puts the customer at risk for Mississippi Power’s bad bet on the Kemper Lignite Plant.

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