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Big Rivers Coleman Station stacks imploded

Big Rivers Electric Corporation and Complete Demolition Services of Louisville continue to make progress in razing the shuttered coal-fired electric generation plant at Coleman Station near Hawesville, as the four stacks at the station were imploded Wednesday morning. The plant was idled in 2014 following the loss of Century Aluminum, which was the station’s largest…

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Dismantling of Big Rivers bringing prime industrial site in Hancock

Earlier this year Big Rivers Electric started to dismantle the Kenneth G. Coleman power station outside of Hawesville. When the project finishes next summer, Hancock County gains a prime riverside industrial site ripe for development. “What makes it so attractive is it is basically a shovel-ready site,” Hancock County Industrial Foundation Director Mike Baker said.…

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