SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

April 25, 2008 05:00 ET

Salem Harbor Resumes Operation After 2007 Plant Catastrophe, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - April 25, 2008) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Dominion Resources Incorporated (NYSE:D) (Richmond, Virginia) has restarted two units at its Salem Harbor power plant, beginning the recovery process from a boiler steam explosion that killed three workers last year. The employees were repairing fan equipment when a boiler pipe ruptured, releasing a blast of scalding steam that resulted in the deaths. The station has so far returned two 82-megawatt coal-fired units (Units 1 and 2). Major boiler inspections are being performed on Unit 4.

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