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Fate Of Tainted Nuclear Bailout Left Unclear At Year’s End

23 Dec , 2020  

By FARNOUSH AMIRI Report for America/Associated Press

The fate of the tainted legislation looming over the Ohio Statehouse since July remains unknown as the Legislature convenes Tuesday for a final day of sessions.

For months, Lawmakers have been unable to find common ground on how to address the $1 billion nuclear bailout law at the center of a $60 million bribery probe.

The inaction by the House and Senate forced the hand of Franklin County Judge Chris Brown, who granted a preliminary injunction Monday that blocked the subsidies from the law that were set to be added to every electric bill in the state starting Jan. 1. More…

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State Board Approves Modification For Local Wind Farm

11 Dec , 2017  

This past week, the Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) approved a request made by Black Fork Wind Energy LLC to modify a previously issued certificate for the Black Form Wind Farm. More…

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First Energy Involved In Local Upgrade Project

7 Jun , 2017  

As part of an effort to upgrade existing infrastructure, FirstEnergy Corporation has announced that it is rebuilding and modernizing a local 69-kilovolt (kV) transmission line which is worth $16 million. More…

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Ohio EPA Hearing On Pipeline Impacting Richland County

25 Sep , 2016  

Ohio EPA will hold an information session and public hearing on Sept. 28 regarding an application for a water quality certification from Kinder Morgan Utopia affecting a pipeline to be built in Harrison, Carroll, Tuscarawas, Stark, Wayne, Ashland, Richland, Huron, Seneca, Sandusky, Wood, Henry, Lucas and Fulton counties.

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m.at Ross High School Little Theatre, 1100 North Street, Fremont, during which Ohio EPA will present details and answer questions concerning an application related to a proposed pipeline and accept public comment. More…

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