Energy

Davis-Besse having problems with current reactor head
FirstEnergy

Davis-Besse having problems with current reactor head

OAK HARBOR — “Only six years after putting Davis-Besse back in service, FirstEnergy Corp. is having problems with the reactor head it brought down from a mothballed nuclear plant in Midland, Mich., to replace the damaged lid had led to a worldwide probe of nuclear operations, including reforms nationally. The replacement […]

Gov. Strickland, in picking Lesser, fills powerful PUCO seat with safe, insider candidate
Energy

Gov. Strickland, in picking Lesser, fills powerful PUCO seat with safe, insider candidate

COLUMBUS — “Ohio Governor Ted Strickland, on Monday, appointed Steven Lesser as a commissioner of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio for a five-year term beginning April 11, 2010 and expiring April 10, 2015, according to a media release. Lesser, a resident of the small but affluent city of Bexley […]

Another one bites the (coal) dust
AMP / Coal / Energy / Mountaintop Removal / Victory

Another one bites the (coal) dust

21,965 citizens sent letters to decision makers supporting the campaign (…)