Washington Senate passes bill involving Colstrip plants
The Billings Gazette just came out with an article on the new bill that the Washington senate just passed. "The bill was amended to remove any provisions calling for the closure of two older coal-fired plants located in the company town of Colstrip, Montana." "Four Montana lawmakers told a Washington state Senate committee recently that even a partial shutdown would have dire economic consequences on the southeastern Montana community of Colstrip and on industrial users across the state that depend on cheap power from Colstrip Units 1 and 2."
Read the full article Here.