Pleasant Prairie Power Plant Ends Operation

Article originally published by Wisconsin Public Radio

One of  Wisconsin’s largest coal-fired power plants, We Energies’ Pleasant Prairie facility in Kenosha County, has permanently shut down about a week ahead of schedule. The power company announced last fall that Pleasant Prairie would close this year due to changing energy economics. That includes more utilities using natural gas and renewable energy sources. . .(Also see Jan 2018 EOW News)