RAIL AND BARGE TRANSPORTATION OR THE REVERSAL OF THE WINNING OF THE WEST

Cajun Electric Power Cooperative, Inc. plans to buy low sulfur coal in Montana, ship it by unit train to St. Louis, Mo and then by barge to New Roads (near Baton Rouge), Louisiana, to a new power plant involving two- 540-megawatt units are outlined. The cost of the project is more than 600 million dollars and it is scheduled to be in operation as follows: Unit No. 1, July 1979; and Unit No. 2, July 1980.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • In Coal production and transportation: third annual conference, 1977; San Francisco, PLM, Inc.
  • Corporate Authors:

    PLM, Incorporated

    1 Embarcadero Center
    San Francisco, CA  USA  94111
  • Authors:
    • Smith, C
  • Publication Date: 1977

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  • Accession Number: 00174360
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Energy Research Abstracts
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 18 1978 12:00AM