Tag Archives: Kemper Coal Plant

Mississippi Power, regulators, ask Kemper decision rehearing

March 13, 2015



JACKSON — The Mississippi Power Co. and the Public Service Commission are asking the state’s highest court to reconsider its ruling overturning rate increases to fund the company’s Kemper County power plant and ordering $200 million in refunds. In separate court filings Thursday, the unit of Atlanta-based Southern Co. and the regulatory body argued the […]

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Barbour sets record straight on Kemper County Coal Plant

November 13, 2012

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Recently Louie Miller, spokesman for the Sierra Club, criticized the Legislature and me for “costing Kemper County residents millions.” Let me set the record straight. The Sierra Club is fighting the construction of a cutting edge, clean coal electric power generation facility by Mississippi Power in Kemper County. It will be the first commercial scale […]

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