Judge Halts Immediate Shutdown of Troubled Chicago-Area Incinerator
- Ill. incinerator going up in smoke. Knapp, Kevin // Waste News;08/17/98, Vol. 4 Issue 14, p4
Reports that the Foster Wheeler Corp. may close down its waste-to-energy incinerator facility in Robbins, Illinois. Impact of closing down the facility; Comments made by Irene Brodie, mayor of Robbins; Predicted losses for the incinerator.
- Robbins' mess. // Waste News;08/17/98, Vol. 4 Issue 14, p8
Editorial. Comments on the problems facing Foster Wheeler Corp. in relation to its incineration plant in Robbins, Illinois. Cost of the plant; Estimated amount of revenue bonds issued by Robbins; Mayor Irene Bordie's aspirations for the plant.
- Robbins' funds set aside. Geiselman, Bruce // Waste News;09/01/97, Vol. 3 Issue 16, p3
Reports that in Robbins, Illinois, Foster Wheeler Corporation put aside $60 million to keep its Robbins Resource Recovery Facility near Chicago open until the end of 1999. What the money will be used for; How the states' Retail Rate Law fueled most of the incinerator's problems; Provisions of...
- A village's hopes going up in smoke with incinerator. Knapp, Kevin // Crain's Chicago Business;08/10/98, Vol. 21 Issue 32, p4
Reports on the proposed plans to shut down Foster Wheeler Corp.'s waste-to-energy incinerator in Robbins, Illinois. Amount of money the plant cost; Reason for the proposed closure of the plant; Impact the closure would have on bond investors; Statistical information on the plant's losses.
- Bankruptcy judge approves plan for Illinois incinerator. Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;01/20/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30811, p32
Reports that a bankruptcy judge has approved a plan allowing Foster Wheeler Corp. to rid itself of a bond-backed incinerator in Robbins, Illinois. Terms of the approved plan; Scheduled implementation of a restructuring plan for Foster Wheeler.
- At deadline. // Waste News;07/05/99, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p1
Reports on Foster Wheeler Corp.'s call for an appeals court to clarify its ruling that dismissed counts in the company's lawsuit against the state of Illinois. Case background; Reasons why the court dismissed the case; State's decision to deny incinerators that right to sell electricity to...
- Foster Wheeler says it wants out. McMullen, Cheryl A. // Waste News;08/14/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 12, p1
Reports the decision of Foster Wheeler Corp. to pull out its incinerator in Robbins, Illinois. Time allowance given to bondholders to determine action on the fate of the plant; Operation of the plant by Foster Wheeler Subsidiary, Robbins Resource Recovery Partners LP; Factors leading the...
- No burn. Daniels, Steve // Waste News;05/19/97, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p7
Reports that state regulators in Illinois have forced Foster Wheeler Corporation's waste-to-energy plan in Robbins, to stop burning trash. Why the plant was prohibited from burning trash; Reference to Foster Wheeler's lack of a construction permit; Approval of Foster Wheeler's permit by the...
- Court to rule on Ill. plant's fate in January. Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;12/09/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30784, p4
Reports on the plan of Foster Wheeler Corp. to rid itself of a money-losing, bond-backed incinerator in Robbins, Illinois. Bonds being planned by the company.