Tag Archives: power plant

Proposed plant to tap into sewers

NAUGATUCK — A company that wants to build an 805-megawatt power plant in Oxford has approval to tap into the borough’s sewer system. Competitive Power Ventures, which has proposed a…

Legislators discuss power plant with citizens

NAUGATUCK — As opponents of the proposed Towantic Power Plant in Oxford voice their concerns locally, two state legislators said they are fighting the proposal in Hartford. State senators Joan…

Discussion to center on proposed plant

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Environmental Network is hosting a discussion next week on the proposed Towantic Power Plant. The discussion is April 7 at 10 a.m. at the Whittemore Library,…

Wastewater from plant not an option

NAUGATUCK — The board that oversees the borough’s wastewater treatment plant is asking a company proposing a power plant in Oxford to avoid sending its wastewater to Naugatuck. Massachusetts-based Competitive…

Borough decides against symbolic vote

NAUGATUCK — More than 60 people who oppose a proposed 805-wegawatt dual-fueled power plant in Oxford urged Naugatuck officials to join their crusade Monday night at Town Hall. They held…

CPV seeks to use treatment plant

NAUGATUCK — A company proposing a 805-megawatt power plant in Oxford is having a difficult time getting approval to send wastewater discharge to the borough’s treatment plant. Massachusetts-based Competitive Power…

Network stands against power plant

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck environmental groups are afraid of what could happen if the Towantic Power Plant is built in Oxford. The Naugatuck Environmental Network, which consists of the Naugatuck Land…

Power plant proposal raises red flags

NAUGATUCK — A plan to expand a proposed power plant in Oxford has raised concerns in the borough. In November the Connecticut Siting Council agreed to consider an application from…