The John W. Turk Jr. coal-fueled power plant in Hempstead County, Ark. (SWEPCO photo)

South Arkansas power company tells lawmakers goal is to boost reliance on renewable energy

BY: - October 27, 2023

HOPE, Arkansas — A major supplier of electricity to south Arkansans told state lawmakers the company plans to boost its use of renewable energy to even out its resource portfolio. The Legislative Joint Committee on Energy heard presentations Thursday morning from experts on both solar and coal-powered energy. The panel aimed most of its comments […]