Saturday, September 19, 2015

CSX expects coal doldrums to continue

This is not directly river-related, but it touches on something important to the most carried commodity on the Ohio.

CSX says its market for hauling coal by rail will continue to be weak through this year. More here.

Big problem at Hannibal hydro plant

The hydroelectric plant at the Hannibal Locks and Dam has some serious mechanical problems. One of the two generating units has been shut down since July of last year, and it might not be back on line until this time next year.

For details, check out this story I wrote for The State Journal.