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Report: Kemper Project is more economical to run on natural gas

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  Crony Capitalism, Economy, Energy and Environment, Mississippi, News, State Government  /  No Comments

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It might be cheaper to run the Kemper power plant on natural gas, but Mississippi Power is committed to clean coal.

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Southern Company earnings slide thanks to Kemper Project woes

By   /  February 22, 2017  /  Economy, Energy and Environment, Legislature, Mississippi, News, State Government  /  No Comments

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The Southern Company’s earnings were hard-hit in the fourth quarter of 2016 as costly problems and delays plague the Kemper Project clean coal power plant.

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Why the Kemper Project clean coal power plant can’t get started

By   /  February 8, 2017  /  Crony Capitalism, Energy and Environment, Federal Government, Mississippi, News, State Government  /  No Comments

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The Kemper Project clean coal power plant is beset with issues that have caused its operational date to be pushed back again and again.

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Three lawsuits dog Southern Company over Kemper Project

By   /  February 2, 2017  /  Economy, Energy and Environment, Mississippi, News  /  No Comments

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The Southern Company is facing three lawsuits over alleged fraud related to delays with the Kemper Project clean coal power plant.

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Kemper Project is delayed again at a cost of $51 million

By   /  January 31, 2017  /  Crony Capitalism, Economy, Energy and Environment, Mississippi, News, State Government  /  No Comments

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The Kemper Project clean coal power plant’s commercial operation date will be delayed another month at a cost of $51 million.

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Shareholders sue Southern Company over Kemper Project delays

By   /  January 24, 2017  /  Crony Capitalism, Economy, Energy and Environment, Federal government, Georgia, Mississippi, News, State Government  /  No Comments

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A class action lawsuit was filed by stockholders against the Southern Company over its repeated delays with the Kemper Project clean coal power plant.

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