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Coal Developer Indicted, Questionable Practices Loom in Georgia

January 9, 2011 by


Plans to construct two coal-fired power plants in middle Georgia were dealt a blow on Thursday as Dwight Brown, CEO of Cobb EMC- one of the nations largest Electrical Members Corporations (EMC)- was indicted on 31 accounts of corporate theft by taking, racketeering, and making false statements to government entities.  The charges come after 2 years of […]

Plant Washington Takes Serious Blow as Investors Pull Out

September 22, 2009 by


Cross Post from, May 22, 2008 Over the past week, SACE has learned that 4 of the 10 electric membership corporations (EMCs) that came together to propose a coal-fired power plant near Sandersville, GA have dropped their involvement in the dirty coal plant.  With the 4 EMCs leaving the plan, the consortium, dubbed Power4Georgians, […]