Public Service Commission approves natural gas-fired power plant near Wausau that was opposed by consumer and environmental groups
March 31, 2022
The Public Service Commission on Thursday approved a controversial $171 million gas power plant near Wausau from Milwaukee and Green Bay utilities.
The new facility, proposed by We Energies and Wisconsin Public Service Corp., will be built at the existing Weston coal power plant site in Marathon County. The coal plant will remain.