Amy Ray returns to Mountain Stage on this week’s encore broadcast, along with her band, New York trio The Lone Bellow, progressive banjo player Alison Brown, slide guitar master and banjo champion Tony Furtado, and Nova Scotia folk group Villages. This episode was recorded at the People's Bank Theatre in Marietta, Ohio with guest host Larry Groce.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Pleasants Power Station
At the Greenbrier Resort, Gov. Jim Justice said Omnis Technologies would invest $800 million into the plant and eventually run it on hydrogen.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Few details of the transaction are publicly available, including the purchase price. It’s also unclear how many of the plant’s 165 employees will be retained.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Omnis proposes to convert the plant to hydrogen fuel that’s a byproduct of manufacturing graphene, a carbon-based material used in the aerospace industry.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Future Of Pleasants Power Station And Remembering A State Supreme Court Justice, This West Virginia Morning
On this West Virginia Morning, a company called Omnis Technologies has stepped forward as a potential buyer of the Pleasants Power Station, which is currently not producing any electricity. Curtis Tate speaks with Sean O’Leary, senior researcher on energy and petrochemicals at the Ohio River Valley Institute, about the proposal.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The average residential customer who uses 1,000 kilowatt hours per month would see a 15 percent increase, or about $18.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Omnis Fuel Technologies is working on its own agreement with ETEM to operate the plant and produce electricity using hydrogen instead of coal.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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