Public Service Commissioners start clock on Kemper County Power Plant Settlement

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) – Mississippi Public Service Commissioners outlined three recommendations for the Southern Company to settle on within 45 days. This after the “Clean Coal” portion of the Kemper County Power Plant comes in three years behind schedule and nearly five billion dollars over budget; a technology that could have put Mississippi at the forefront of the coal-burning industry if it would’ve worked.