1 unit of Randolph Co. coal plant to remain open - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

breaking

1 unit of Randolph Co. coal plant to remain open

Dynergy will keep Unit 1 at its Baldwin plant open until August 2018. (Source: KFVS) Dynergy will keep Unit 1 at its Baldwin plant open until August 2018. (Source: KFVS)
RANDOLPH COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

Dynegy has announced that it will not close one of its units at its power plant in Baldwin.

According to a release from State Representative Jerry Costello II, the company plans to continue operation of Unit 1 through August 2018.

In May, Dynegy announced it would shutter two coal-fired units at its Baldwin Power Station and one coal-fired unit at Newton Power Station over the next year.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2016 KFVS. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly