Plan for operations at Mitchell Power Plant rejected

Marshall County

MARSHALL COUNTY, W.Va. (WTRF) – The Virginia Corporation Commission has rejected Appalachian Power’s plan to keep the John Amos and Mountaineer power plants in West Virginia operating through 2040.

The commission denied approximately 4.2 million dollars of expenses associated with the company’s permission to make wastewater treatment upgrades at the plants and pass the cost on to electric power customers in the state.

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