Marquette Energy Center
MEC Part 1
MEC Part 2
the MEC site. For more information, attached is the PowerPoint presentation.
The MBLP has been providing safe, reliable,and affordable power for over 125 years. As you may be aware, the Upper Peninsula region of Michigan is facing significant power challenges. The board and staff of the MBLP have been monitoring this power situation for a number of years and have been working on an energy reliability solution to meet the needs of our customers now and in the future. The following pages contain a summary of the MBLP’s action leading up to the recommended solution:
Energy problem facing the MBLP
Plan and recommended solution the Marquette Energy Center
Background and studies surrounding the solution
Timeline and schedule
Implementation and costs
Power Supply Alternatives Reviewed and Studied
Press Release from Wartsila
Recently Wartsila has released an international press release about Marquette Board of Light and Power and it's future. Please see the entire article here.