First Energy To Close Last Coal-Fired Plant In Pennsylvania Earlier Than ExpectedFirst Energy is planning to close their last coal-fired power plant in Pennsylvania two years ahead of schedule.
Shippingport's Bruce Mansfield Coal-Fired Plant To Shut Down In 2021The largest coal-fired plant in Pennsylvania will soon be retired.
Ductwork Fire Proves To Be Challenging For Crews At Bruce Mansfield PlantFirefighters were called to the scene of a ductwork fire at FirstEnergy's Bruce Mansfield Plant in Shippingport, Beaver County, early Wednesday morning.
2 Injured At Power Plant Released From Hospital; 2 DiedAuthorities say two contractors who inhaled toxic fumes at a Pennsylvania power plant that killed two other workers have been released from the hospital.
Workers Overcome By Gas, 2 Dead, 3 Injured At Bruce Mansfield Power StationTwo workers are dead and three others were being treated for injuries after a gas leak early Wednesday morning at the Bruce Mansfield Power Station.
Rehabilitated Eagle Released Into Beaver CountyAbandoned farmland in Potter Township, Beaver County, is about to welcome a rehabilitated bald eagle.
Beaver County Residents Concerned Over Well Water ContaminationMore than a hundred concerned citizens packed the Hookstown fire hall in Beaver County to hear plans by First Energy to close a coal waste disposal site.
Neighbors Oppose Expansion Of Little Blue LagoonFly ash and calcium sulfate trapped at First Energy's Bruce Mansfield plant is pumped through a seven mile long pipeline into the three-square mile Little Blue lagoon -- creating what environmentalists call a dangerous cocktail of chemicals and heavy metals.
EPA Rules Threaten Coal-Fired PlantsNew federal rules on air pollution are being hailed as the most significant in 20 years. As KDKA Investigator Andy Sheehan reports the impact may be great right here in Western Pennsylvania where air quality has become a major concern.