Feb 21, 2014
New Salem power plant wins final approval
State energy officials Thursday gave their final approval for construction of a new natural gas power plant in Salem to replace a 63-year-old coal- and oil-fired facility scheduled for retirement this summer.
New Salem power plant clears big legal hurdle
An influential local environmental group and a New Jersey company on Tuesday settled a case over the siting of a natural-gas-fired power plant in Salem, an agreement that should allow the $1 billion project to move forward.