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.
118 Emergency Sirens Being Tested Near Beaver Valley Nuclear Power StationEmergency officials will be conducting a test today in Beaver County, and they are advising the public to not be alarmed.
Shippingport's Bruce Mansfield Coal-Fired Plant To Shut Down In 2021The largest coal-fired plant in Pennsylvania will soon be retired.
FirstEnergy Starts Process Of Shutting Down Beaver Valley Power PlantEight hundred jobs could be lost as FirstEnergy has started the process to shut down the Beaver Valley nuclear power plant in Shippingport, but those job losses are a long way off.
FirstEnergy To Close Nuclear Power Plant In ShippingportA subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. says it plans to close its nuclear power plant in Shippingport, Beaver County in the year 2021.
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.
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.
Power Plant Tower Mist Causes Flash Freeze, Leads To Fatal Accident On Shippingport BridgeAt least one person was killed in a two-vehicle accident in Beaver County Wednesday morning.
Beaver County Residents Travel To Washington D.C. For Coal Ash ChangeIt's the largest coal ash impoundment in the nation -- a three-square mile lagoon in Beaver County called "Little Blue" -- and it’s leaking toxic chemicals like arsenic and barium into the ground water and wells of residents living nearby.
Power Plant In Shippingport Could See Temporary Shut DownThe battle lines have been drawn over coal, and the carbon emissions at coal-fired power plants like the one in Homer City have become the focus.
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.
Mom, Son Charged With Stealing Copper From Nuclear Power PlantA man who used to work as a contractor at the Beaver County Nuclear Power Station has been charged with stealing more than 1,400 pounds of scrap copper from an outlying storage building at the plant, and having his mother sell it.
Fayette County Town To Fight Barging Of Coal Waste Some call it fly ash, the power industry calls it scrubber waste, captured in the combustion of coal in coal-fired power plants like Bruce Mansfield in Shippingport, Beaver County.
Weather Service: Nuclear Power Plant Causes Freak SnowstormA blast of snow came down last night on Interstate 79 on Tuesday evening. It left about an inch in parts of Allegheny and Beaver counties, but this was not your ordinary snow. It was really man-made snow - a freak storm caused by the nuclear power plant in Shippingport.