7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Secretary-Treasurer
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

Lakeland Electric will pay $950,000 to CSX for coal penalty

(Source: Lakeland Ledger, February 20, 2013)

LAKELAND, Fla. Lakeland Electric will pay a $950,000 penalty to CSX because the amount of coal the utility had transported to the McIntosh Power Plant in 2012 fell short of its contractual obligation to the railroad company.

In the end, the utility and its customers were better off paying the fine than burning the required amount of coal because it was less costly to use generators powered by natural gas, utility officials said.

Full story: Lakeland Ledger

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2017 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

CP Rail CEO predicts rail consolidation
CSX reduces the number of locomotives in maintenance program
Few safety precautions for MMAs one-person crews, Lac-Megantic trial hears
Transcript of CSX 3Q 2017 earnings call
Commuters are fuming as NJ Transit keeps cancelling the same rush hour train
Unions lead the way in providing health benefits
Extreme winds blow 2 trains off tracks in central Alberta
KCS forms Health, Safety and Environmental unit
Q&A: Railroad Retirement spouse and widow(er)s annuities and public service pensions
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines