Kelley Williams, Chair Bigger Pie Forum, July 9, 2016 President Obama’s model for “Clean Coal” has gone awry according to the New York Times. That’s Mississippi Power’s Kemper County Lignite Plant. We’ve been writing about this boondoggle for years. The NYT weighed in this week with a two page spread. Bigger Pie provided some information […]
“… people are fed up with the old-time politicians like Haley Barbour that haven’t done anything.” Well to be fair, he has done Kemper.
Dentist and author Dr. Ed Holliday offered his opinion of the clean coal power plant in a February 8th “Point-Counterpoint” column that ran in the Daily Journal. Rev. James Hull, a journalist and political consultant, responded with a similar dislike of the project, comparing it to the infamous “Beef Plant” and reminding us of its […]
With the EPA set to propose new carbon emission rules and hold forth the Kemper clean coal plant as a representative of carbon capture and storage technology, Bloomberg reviews the Kemper saga of cost overruns and controversy. With the EPA set to propose new carbon emission rules and hold forth the Kemper clean coal plant […]
Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley argues that the Commission should not allow Mississippi Power Company to charge ratepayers $45,000 it paid for membership with the Mississippi Energy Institute, because he considers the Institute a lobbying group. At the most recent Public Service Commission meeting, Commissioner Brandon Presley raised the issue of Mississippi Power Company seeking […]