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.

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