Advance Power opens Carroll County power plant, plans to build another near Wellsville

Advance Power has announced that its 700-megawatt Carroll County Energy natural gas-fired power plant near Carrollton, Ohio is now operating and capable of generating enough electricity to serve 750,000 homes, reports the Steubenville Herald-Star. The newspaper says the Boston-based company is also planning to build a $1.1 billion natural gas-fueled power plant just north of Wellsville, Ohio, a 1,150-megawatt facility known as South Field Energy. For more, read the full story.