SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

January 17, 2008 06:01 ET

Dominion Generation Breaks Ground on Controversial Power Plant in Virginia, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - January 17, 2008) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Dominion Generation broke ground in the first week of this month on a controversial coal-fired power plant in southwestern Virginia's Wise County. Dominion has been planning for the 586-megawatt (MW) project since 2004, but because of public worries about greenhouse gas emissions, smog and the ozone, the $1.6 billion plant's permitting process took much longer than anticipated.

For details, view the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at, or browse other breaking industrial news stories at

Industrial Info Resources (IIR) is the leading marketing information services company for the industrial process, heavy manufacturing and energy-related markets throughout the world. Celebrating its 25th anniversary, IIR provides accurate and timely intelligence featuring plant and project information databases, focused market databases, industry forecasting, key industry contacts, industry and territorial map products, direct marketing services and applications, and daily industry news. For more information send inquiries to or visit us online at

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Joe Govreau