A call for review of power plant plans

Edwards, John G.
September 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);9/15/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 37, pP15
The article reports that the Nevadans for Clean, Affordable Reliable Energy and the attorney general's Bureau of Consumer Protection are asking the Nevada Public Utilities Commission to order Nevada Power Co. to conduct a comprehensive review of the planned construction of a $5 billion coal-fired plants. They claim that the utility should be subjected to a review because a 40% increase in construction costs and other factors have outdated the 2006 study on the Ely coal power project.


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