Kemper Project

PSC’s Britton: $2.88 billlion cap on Kemper Project isn’t a guarantee for utility

By   /  March 21, 2017  /  Crony Capitalism, Energy and Environment, Federal Government, Mississippi, News, State Government  /  No Comments

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The lone Republican on the three-member commission says getting the full amount depends on the company delivering on its promises.

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Kemper Project clean coal power plant will miss yet another start date

By   /  March 16, 2017  /  Crony Capitalism, Economy, Energy and Environment, Mississippi, News, State Government  /  No Comments

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The Kemper Project clean coal power plant will miss its mid-March operational date, the company revealed Thursday in an SEC filing.

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Moody’s downgrades Mississippi Power’s credit rating

By   /  March 2, 2017  /  Economy, Energy and Environment, Mississippi, News, State Government  /  No Comments

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Ratings firm Moody’s downgraded Mississippi Power’s credit rating Wednesday over concerns with the Kemper Project.

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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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