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  1. Trump's Plan To Revive The Coal Industry Could Help A Big SupporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | The Daily Caller

    ... a premium for electricity. Pennsylvania's largest coal-fired power plant, Bruce Mansfield generating plant in Shippingport, may shut down if Perry's proposal is not adopted, according to Bloomberg. Murray, CEO of Murray Energy Corp., is a main ...

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  2. Trump Bailout Set for Coal Plant With Politically Allied Fan an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Bloomberg

    ... overflowing with sentiment at its decline. The biggest champion of the Bruce Mansfield generating plant in Shippingport is Robert E. Murray, founder and chief executive officer of Murray Energy Corp. The coal miner, based in nearby St. Clairsville, ...

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  3. Today in History: December 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... "acted contrary to senatorial ethics and tended to bring the Senate into dishonor and disrepute." In 1957, the Shippingport Atomic Power Station in Pennsylvania, the first full-scale commercial nuclear facility in the U.S., began operations. (The ...

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  4. In 1804, Napoleon crowned himself Emperor of the FrenchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... "acted contrary to senatorial ethics and tended to bring the Senate into dishonor and disrepute." In 1957, the Shippingport Atomic Power Station in Pennsylvania, the first full-scale commercial nuclear facility in the U.S., began operations. (The ...

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  5. this Date in History, Dec. 2: Newly created Epa begins work in 1970 Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Sun Journal

    ... "acted contrary to senatorial ethics and tended to bring the Senate into dishonor and disrepute." In 1957, the Shippingport Atomic Power Station in Pennsylvania, the first full-scale commercial nuclear facility in the U.S., began operations. (The ...

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  6. City prepares for Christmas FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | The Review

    ... workshop to be hired. Vaughn said Doughty attends Destiny House church and never misses a Sunday, sings in the Shippingport Community Building and is known for his charismatic personality. So far, 80 units have registered to participate in the ...

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  7. Patty McDoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The Review

    Born, February 18, 1937, in Shippingport, Beaver, PA., she was a daughter of the late Harland and Loretta Beresford Goodlin.

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  8. James O. Smalley, 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | The Review

    James O. Smalley, 77, of Chester passed away at his home on Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 following a difficult battle with Alzheimer disease. He worked 30 years as a carpenter with Union Local #420, beginning with the construction of the nuclear power station at Shippingport.

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  9. Small Nuclear Reactors, a 50s Nightmare Come Back to Haunt UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Counterpunch

    ... USS Nautilus was launched in 1955, over 60 years ago. And the world's first purely civilian nuclear plant, at Shippingport in the USA, a 60MW SMR, went live in 1957. While civilian reactors got bigger, many hundreds of SMRs have been built and ...

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  10. Small nuclear reactors are a 1950s mirage come back to haunt usRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | The Ecologist

    ... USS Nautilus was launched in 1955, over 60 years ago. And the world's first purely civilian nuclear plant, at Shippingport in the USA, a 60MW SMR, went live in 1957. While civilian reactors got bigger, many hundreds of SMRs have been built and ...

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  11. 2 killed, 4 injured after inhaling toxic fumes at power plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | CBS News

    ... in a life-threatening situation," Hermick explained. The accident at FirstEnergy's largest coal-fired plant in Shippingport, about 35 miles northwest of Pittsburgh, remains under investigation.

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  12. Police: 2 workers killed by toxic fumes at power plantRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2017 | The Review

    ... the well and died. Three other workers were able to make it to safety and were taken to hospitals. The plant in Shippingport is FirstEnergy's largest coal-fired plant. FirstEnergy spokeswoman Stephanie Walton says the plant remains operational.

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  13. Accident at western Pennsylvania plant leaves 2 dead, 4 hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | WTNH

    ... the well and died. Three other workers were able to make it to safety and were taken to hospitals. The plant in Shippingport, about 35 miles (56 kilometers) northwest of Pittsburgh, is FirstEnergy's largest coal-fired plant. FirstEnergy spokeswoman ...

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  14. Workers in deadly Beaver County power plant accident identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | WPXI

    ... Pa. - Two workers have died and four others were injured in an accident late Tuesday night at a power plant in Shippingport, Beaver County, officials said.

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  15. 5 things you need to know about Bruce Mansfield Power PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | WPXI

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. SHIPPINGPORT, Pa. - Two workers have died and four others were injured after an accident late Tuesday night at the Bruce Mansfield Power ...

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  16. Accident at western Pennsylvania plant leaves 2aRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2017 | York Dispatch

    ... SHIPPINGPORT, Pa. - State police say two contractors working on a pipe in an underground pit at a western Pennsylvania power plant were killed when the pipe ruptured, filling the pit with sludge. Police say four other workers above the pit were ...

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  17. Two killed at Bruce Mansfield Power StationRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2017 | Business Journal

    Two people were killed and four others injured in an accident early Wednesday at the Bruce Mansfield Power Station in Shippingport, Beaver County.

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  18. Two dead, four injured in incident at power plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | YourErie

    An incident at FirstEnergy's Bruce Mansfield plant in Shippingport, Beaver County has left two workers dead and four others injured.

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  19. 2 killed, 4 injured in power plant accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | PennLive.com

    Two were killed and four injured at the coal-fired power plant in Shippingport, Beaver County Tuesday, according to reports. Two workers who were in an underground pit at the Bruce Mansfield Power Plant died after a pipe ruptured and the pit filled with sludge, police told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.

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  20. US Nuclear Power Plants Fast FactsRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    ... Dwight D. Eisenhower's "Atoms for Peace" program, the first commercial nuclear power plant opens as the Shippingport Atomic Power Station. March 28, 1979 - The Three Mile Island nuclear plant built near Middleton, Pennsylvania goes into meltdown due ...

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