Kemper County Newswire (Page 8)

Kemper County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kemper County, MS. (Page 8)

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  1. Stull, Stull & Brody Announces Continuing Investigation Relating to...Read the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | World News Report

    ... $93 million "related to increased cost estimates for the construction" of a "clean coal" plant to be built in Kemper County, Mississippi (the "Kemper Plant") by its subsidiary, Mississippi Power.  Southern Company also disclosed in an earnings ...

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  2. Moodya s downgrades Mississippi PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    Moody's Investors Service on Wednesday downgraded Mississippi Power Company's ratings, saying the action in part reflects the expected battle the company will have to wage to recover its costs for "the increasingly uneconomic Kemper integrated gasification combined cycle plant." Moody's began the rating review Feb. 6, after Mississippi Power again delayed the in-service date of the energy facility in Kemper County using lignite.

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  3. Can Southern Company Stock Survive Its $7.1 Billion Mistake?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Money Morning

    ... Co. (NYSE: SO ) took a gamble on "clean coal" by building a state-of-the-art clean coal power plant in Kemper County, Miss. Clean coal plants were supposed to be a revolutionary way to burn coal with less pollution. The project was originally set to ...

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  4. Wyatt Emmerich: The Kemper County fiascoRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Southern Company chief executive officer Tom Fanning now says it may be less expensive to run the Kemper power plant on natural gas than gasified lignite . That means the $6.2 billion cost of the gasifier is down the drain.

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  5. Spirit of Oktibbeha: Wilkerson's professional roots help Habitat landscaping bloomRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2017 | Starkville Daily News

    ... Wilkerson served on the faculty of Mississippi State University's Department of Landscape Architecture. The Kemper County native began volunteering while still on faculty and saw a need to expand the Habitat program because it previously did little ...

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  6. Deadline Alert: Brower Piven Alerts Shareholders Of Approaching...Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... failure to disclose during the Class Period adverse informatio about the progress of the plant being built in Kemper County, Mississippi ("Kemper Plant"), reassuring investors that the project would be completed by the critical May 2014 deadline, ...

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  7. Natural gas could cost less than coal for Kemper plantRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi Power Co. says the power plant it's building in Kemper County will be cheaper to run on natural gas than on its planned fuel of lignite coal unless gas prices are high.

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  8. MS Power pushes back Kemper plant in-service date, adds $35M to price tagRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Mississippi Power has pushed back the in-service date for its Kemper County plant to mid-March and added another $35 million to its projected price tag. The power company also announced Wednesday an economic viability report projects a reduction in natural gas prices and an increase in operating costs will have a negative impact on the $7 billion project.

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  9. Adorable shelter dog plays dead when it's time to go insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... $6.8 billion have produced. (Photo source: WLOX) Mississippi Power has pushed back the in-service date for its Kemper County plant to mid-March and added another $35 million to its projected price tag. Mississippi Power has pushed back the ...

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  10. Southern Company Conference Call PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... could create significant one-time events. The two big items that have a "special" risk to them are the new Kemper County energy facility in Mississippi and the new Vogtle 3 and 4 nuclear plant units under construction in Georgia. Previously the ...

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  11. This Climate Change Measure Has Fossil Fuel Companies and Green Groups Working TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Time

    Cranes stand at the construction site for Southern Co.' s Kemper County power plant near Meridian, Mississippi, U.S., on Feb. 25, 2014.

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  12. Mississippi Power could lose investment-grade credit ratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Mississippi Business Journal

    The increasing price and declining economic competitiveness of its $7.1 billion Kemper County power plant may cost Mississippi Power Co.

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  13. Kemper County PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The company had hoped to put the plant in-service by the end of January. Mississippi Power says that's now been pushed back until late this month because they need more time to make the necessary repairs and modifications to the plant.

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  14. Southern Company Shareholder Alert by Former Louisiana Attorney...Read the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | World News Report

    ... $93 million "related to increased cost estimates for the construction" of a "clean coal" plant to be built in Kemper County, Mississippi (the "Kemper Plant") by its subsidiary, Mississippi Power. Southern Company also disclosed in an earnings ...

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  15. Lady Chargers take two big region victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Choctaw Plaindealer

    ... took a 51-50 come-from-behind win over Southeast Lauderdale last Tuesday before posting a solid 57-40 win over Kemper County on Friday. The CCHS boys dropped a pair of tough contests, falling to Southeast Lauderdale 56-54 and Kemper County 56-51. ...

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  16. Kemper makes electricity, but plant cost increases by $78 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The Mississippi Press

    More than $4 billion over budget and more than two years late, Mississippi Power Co. announced Tuesday that its $7.1 billion Kemper County plant is finally making electricity from gasified lignite coal.

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  17. Kemper Co. plant makes electricity, but more work, cost review aheadRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    More than $4 billion over budget and more than two years late, Mississippi Power Co. announced Tuesday that its $7.1 billion Kemper County plant is finally making electricity from gasified lignite coal.

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  18. Kemper makes electricity, but more work, cost review aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... over budget and more than two years late, Mississippi Power Co. announced Tuesday that its $7.1 billion Kemper County plant is finally making electricity from gasified lignite coal. "Everybody is very excited at the site and across the company," ...

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  19. Mississippi Power to study whether lignite is best for $7B Kemper plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    Mississippi Power reported Tuesday that it started producing electricity from both combustion turbines at the Kemper County energy facility on Sunday but will need more time for sustained operations. On Jan. 6 , Mississippi Power said it expected the plant to be operational by Jan. 31. The company said it now expects Kemper will be placed in service with lignite in late February.

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  20. MS Power pushes back in-service date for Kemper Co. plant, adds $51M to price tagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Mississippi Power has again pushed back the in-service date for its more than $7 billion Kemper County lignite plant. The power company said Tuesday in now expects to have the plant running at full capacity in late February.

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