Prairie State Selected for DOE Carbon Capture Study

Prairie State Generating Company (PSGC) is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the site of a $15 million Department of Energy (DOE) project, led by the University of Illinois (U of I), to design a transformational carbon capture system. PSGC is investing $3.75 million in cost-share for the project to produce a “shovel-ready” front-end engineering and design (FEED) study at one … More

Prairie State Selected for DOE Carbon Capture Study

Prairie State Generating Company (PSGC) is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the site of a $15 million Department of Energy (DOE) project, led by the University of Illinois (U of I), to design a transformational carbon capture system. PSGC is investing $3.75 million in cost-share for the project to produce a “shovel-ready” front-end engineering and design (FEED) study at one … More
Prairie State’s Lively Grove Mine Receives CORESafety® Certification

Prairie State’s Lively Grove Mine Receives CORESafety® Certification

The Prairie State Generating Company (PSGC) is pleased to announce that it has been recognized by the National Mining Association (NMA) for receiving independent certification under its CORESafety® system. PSGC joins eight other companies that have had operations independently certified under NMA’s signature safety initiative. “We are very proud to be joining eight other companies in this … More

PSGC Welcomes Intern Class

The Prairie State Generating Company (PSGC) is pleased to announce the arrival of its 2018 intern class. This summer, 18 interns have joined the Prairie State staff to work throughout different departments at the mine, power plant, and corporate office. Prairie State believes that an internship should be more than just a summer job. The PSGC internship program provides students with a unique pr… More

PSGC Named Industrial Plant of the Year

The Prairie State Generating Company (PSGC) is honored to announce that it was recently named Industrial Plant of the Year by the Illinois Association of Water Pollution Control Operators (IAWPCO). The IAWPCO has been presenting awards to deserving operators and their facilities for over 65 years. Prairie State was nominated for the award by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEP… More