Connecticut officials order clean-up of former English Station power plant in New Haven

Apr 13th, 2013 | By | Category: Top Story

Two decades after New Haven’s English Station power plant stopped producing energy for United Illuminating, state officials have ordered the owners to conduct a massive cleanup of the property, which is contaminated with hazardous PCBs, or polychlorinated biphenyls.

English Station photo by Chris Randall. Click image to see more images from inside the polluted site from Chris Randall.

English Station photo by Chris Randall. Click image to see more images from inside the polluted site from Chris Randall.

… The administrative order announced Thursday requires that the current and previous owners of the plant make a full investigation of the contamination on, and emanating from, the site; submit a remediation plan for DEEP approval that is in compliance with federal and state laws and regulations; and then remediate the site in accordance with the approved plan.

For more on this story, visit: Connecticut officials order clean-up of former English Station power plant in New Haven (photos) – The New Haven Register – Serving New Haven, Connecticut.

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The administrative order announced Thursday requires that the current and previous owners of the plant make a full investigation of the contamination on, and emanating from, the site; submit a remediation plan for DEEP approval that is in compliance with federal and state laws and regulations; and then remediate the site in accordance with the approved plan.

For more on this story, visit: The Day – State orders cleanup of English Station power plant in New Haven | News from southeastern Connecticut.

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