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Miss. Power wants another rate increase

By Amy McCullough Here we go again. The Kemper County clean coal plant got approved this summer, but Mississippi Power Company (MPC) and the state Public Service Commission are still continuing the coal vs. natural gas debate that we first began writing about in December 2009. This time the subject is MPC’s coal-fired Plant Daniel in Jackson County. If that ...

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Mississippi Power customers may pay for plant upgrade

See related Mississippi Business Blog post by reporter Amy McCullough. JACKSON COUNTY — Mississippi Power Company has told state utility regulators that it expects customers’ bills to rise 3.5 percent over five years as it works to bring Plant Daniel in Jackson County up to new environmental rules. The Mississippi Press reports that Gulfport-based Mississippi Power officials outlined the $625-million ...

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