Officials with Mississippi Power and Southern Co. directed Treetop Midstream Services LLC to proceed with building a CO2 pipeline despite knowing there would be significant delays in completing the Kemper “clean coal” plant and generating the CO2 that Midstream had contracted to purchase from the plant, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday.
An enhanced oil exploration firm, Treetop Midstream Services LLC, is seeking $100 million and punitive damages from Mississippi Power’s parent company, alleging in a lawsuit that the Southern Company committed fraud by misleading it on the $6.74 billion power plant’s construction schedule when the two parties signed a carbon dioxide off-load contract.
The entire rationale for wind turbines de-icing-wind-turbine THUMBis to stop global warming by reducing the amount of CO2 being returned to the atmosphere from the burning of fossil fuels.
Even though some regulations may be necessary in life, have we gone overboard in making so many rules? Could the very rules that were supposedly made to protect us end up hurting us by their negative repercussions? Do the costs of regulations outweigh the benefits? That is an issue addressed by policy expert Paul Driessen […]