“Inside the Dome,” Told by Kemper (November 13, 2015)

 

“Inside the Dome,” Told by Kemper (November 13, 2015)

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Happy Friday! Below are some highlights from the past week: On November 10th, Mississippi Power went before the Mississippi Public Service Commission, seeking permanent rate relief for assets in service for more than a year at the Kemper County energy facility. Mississippi Power ​and the Public Utilities Staff ​​settled on a proposal to issue a…

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November 13, 2015

Kemper Plant has Been Supplying Power for More Than a Year.

In an effort to provide additional information to the public about the Kemper plant and discuss how the plant has been actually supplying power to Mississippi Power Company customers for more than a year, MPC is hosting media events Thursday and Friday at the Kemper County Energy Facility. “That’s something we just don’t believe people realize. It…

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October 22, 2015

“Inside the Dome,” Told by Kemper (October 16, 2015)

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Happy Friday! It has been a busy week at Kemper! Below is a summary of all of the exciting news: Beginning October 12th, eligible Mississippi customers began to elect how they would like their Kemper refund. By the evening of the 12th, 47,000 customers made their selection of a check or bill credit. On October…

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October 16, 2015

Korea Electric Power Corporation Endorses Kemper Technology.

The Kemper plant has picked up another international endorsement as it was recently announced that Southern Company subsidiary, Southern Company Services, and Korea Electric Power Corporation have signed a memorandum of understanding to “jointly explore the deployment of clean coal power generation and carbon capture and storage technologies” The KEPCO agreement is the fifth agreement…

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October 16, 2015

Ed Holland: Kemper About 99% Complete!

At a recent editorial board meeting, Mississippi Power president and CEO Ed Holland said work on the Kemper plant is “about 99 percent complete.” “If you had gone there six, eight months ago and stood up in the top of the facility and looked down, you would have seen pipe and other equipment out in…

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October 16, 2015

“Inside the Dome,” Told by Kemper (October 2, 2015)

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Happy Friday! Want to learn how more about the Kemper County Energy Facility? Southern Company CEO Tom Fanning recenlty spoke at the Bipartisan Policy Center in Washington, D.C. about the company’s commitment to innovation as well as the depth and diversity of benefits at the Kemper County Energy Facility in Mississippi. Watch the video here.

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October 2, 2015

“Inside the Dome,” Told by Kemper (September 25, 2015)

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Happy Friday! This week Kemper hit two big milestones! Kemper Achieves “World Class” Level of Reliability: Since operations began at Mississippi Power’s Kemper Plant on August 9, 2014, it is estimated that the reliability of Kemper’s combined cycle has saved customers approximately $15 million dollars due to the unit’s modern efficiency and low maintenance costs.…

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September 25, 2015

Milestone Completed at Heart of Kemper Plant.

As construction at Mississippi Power‘s Kemper County energy facility is wrapping up and startup activities are under way, workers have completed packing the plant’s six carbon dioxide (CO2) absorbers and both hydrogen sulfide (H2S) absorbers. Together, these vessels make up the heart of the Kemper plant’s carbon capture and chemical product production capability. The vessels are…

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September 23, 2015

Kemper Achieves “World Class” Level of Reliability.

Since operations began at Mississippi Power’s Kemper Plant on August 9, 2014, it is estimated that the reliability of Kemper’s combined cycle has saved customers approximately $15 million dollars due to the unit’s modern efficiency and low maintenance costs. “I’ve been in the power industry for more than 30 years. I’ve worked around all sorts of power…

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September 23, 2015

“Inside the Dome,” Told by Kemper (September 11, 2015)

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Happy Friday! This week Kemper was mentioned in an article by Jim Constantopoulos as a project that will enable Asia to have more efficient coal plants & innovation! “Of particular interest to Asian countries is the Southern Company’s Kemper carbon-and-capture facility in Mississippi, which is scheduled to open soon. Partnerships need to be made to…

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September 12, 2015