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Bailing Out Aging Coal Plants is an Unmitigated Disaster

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FEBRUARY 27, 2019
Bailing Out Aging Coal Plants is an Unmitigated Disaster
by GEORGE OCHENSKI


Montana’s Republican legislators have a long and horrific record of savaging Montana’s consumers while doing everything possible to increase the profits of the state’s utility corporations. Despite the devastating mistakes of the past, they’re at it again. This time with a bill that will allow Montana’s largest utility, NorthWestern Energy, to buy Colstrip for a buck — and inherit the liabilities that come with the shutdown and remediation of the antiquated and massively polluting power complex, which will then be passed on to the utility’s customers....

Bailing Out Aging Coal Plants is an Unmitigated Disaster


... all connected to legislatures' political corruption. Follow the money! All a consequence of Capitalism as we know it. G
 
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