A new company with new ideas is bringing some sorely needed employment back to the Katahdin region.
Trump's fast track permitting process as well as Governor Lepage's involvement are the reason that the Wheelabrator / Boralex power plant in Sherman Station is slated to be online by June 2017.
It would appear that they've developed a new revenue stream to make the electric generating biomass plant viable by drying and pelletizing the ash as a bio-char / activated carbon product which makes perfect sense since the ash has cost money to get rid of.
The ripple effect will have an enormous impact on the area.
Now we wait for the new National Monument bureaucracy to get involved.
Can't have those newly minted tourists seeing that dirty smokestack........
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