Court Smacks DNR And A $2.2 Billion Power Plant Under Construction!

A Dane County Circuit Court judge ruled Friday that the state erred when it gave WE Energies permission to begin building its power plant complex in Oak Creek.

It's the most expensive building project in state history, and is slated to suck out 1.8 billion gallons of water everyday from Lake Michigan - - an amount equal to what the entire City of Chicago uses in a day - - so how could the state and the company get something this big and consequential so wrong?

Some answers and pespective .

Published

March 10, 2007 - 12:25pm

Author

randomness