Mount Tom Power Plant http://wamc.org en Activists Launch Campaign For Coal Plants Shutdown http://wamc.org/post/activists-launch-campaign-coal-plants-shutdown <p>Targeting what they claim are the largest air polluters in Massachusetts, activists announced a campaign today to shut down coal burning power plants.&nbsp; WAMC&rdquo;s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.</p><p></p> Wed, 11 Jul 2012 22:20:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 42891 at http://wamc.org Activists Launch Campaign For Coal Plants Shutdown Alternative Uses For Coal Plant To Be Studied http://wamc.org/post/alternative-uses-coal-plant-be-studied <p>The future is in doubt for one of just two remaining coal powered electricity generating plants in Massachusetts.&nbsp; Municipal officials and environmentalists believe age and the current economics of burning coal will bring an end to the Mount Tom Power Plant in Holyoke.&nbsp; WAMC&rdquo;s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 02 May 2012 16:25:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 38101 at http://wamc.org Alternative Uses For Coal Plant To Be Studied