BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The company that operates the largest coal-fired power plant in North Dakota is looking for solutions to overcome financial challenges amid the low cost of electricity in the power market.
Minnesota-based Great River Energy told employees at a meeting last week about financial issues facing the plant, prompting rumors about a potential closure.READ MORE: 84-Year-OId Man Found Pinned To Death Under Minivan In Kandiyohi, Sheriff Says
Spokeswoman Therese LaCanne says the company has not made a decision to shut down Coal Creek Station.READ MORE: Fargo Woman Killed In Head-On Crash Near Evansville
The company is assembling teams to look at solutions for the plant, which has operated for about 40 years. Great River Energy closed one of its North Dakota power plants in 2017.MORE NEWS: Why Are Federal Tax Refunds Delayed? And What Can You Do About It?
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