Wells Rural Electric Company

The Silence Was Alarming

In 1986, Wells Rural Electric Company, a co-op based in northeast Nevada, energized a new line and substation to serve a gold mine north of Pine Valley and a dozen ranches along the way... Continue Reading

A Nightmare Named Seabrook

Building the Seabrook Station on the New Hampshire coast was a utility CEO’s nightmare. Nineteen bitter years of construction delays, cost overruns, lawsuits, regulatory sanctions, and headline-grabbing demonstrations passed before the plant started up in 1990... Continue Reading