Small Fire Controlled at Prairie State Power Plant

Small Fire Controlled at Prairie State Power Plant

On October 20, 2017, a small fire was controlled and extinguished within the Prairie State Generating Company’s (PSGC) power plant. No injuries occurred as a result of this fire. PSGC is thoroughly inspecting the area. There was no impact on production.

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Intern Check-in: Andrew Williams

Intern Check-in: Andrew Williams

IT Intern Andrew Williams was a late addition to the Prairie State team, he started just over a month and a half ago. Despite that, Williams has made up for missed time by being a productive member of the IT team. “Working with IT and the help desk has given me an opportunity to work with a lot of different things,” Williams said. “Sometimes I have to work with infrastructure. Sometimes I… More
Intern check-in: Kathryn Torre

Intern check-in: Kathryn Torre

Electrical engineering intern, Kathryn Torre, likened her time at the Prairie State Generating Company to drinking from a fire hose. A lot of information can come at interns very quickly, but she adapted and learned a lot this summer. “I loved it here. I thought it was really interesting,” Torre said. “I think I’ve learned 10 billion things and I think there are still… More
Intern check in: Tony McDaniel

Intern check in: Tony McDaniel

Public and government relations intern, Tony McDaniel, has spent his summer with Prairie State updating how PSGC interacts with employees, member-owners and community members. Two of the main projects that McDaniel has worked on this summer have been laying some of the groundwork for PSGC’s updated company website and building a Facebook page to help the company communicate with employees as … More

Intern check in: Alec Jackson

Corporate safety intern Alec Jackson has had a productive internship this summer at Prairie State. This has been her third internship in her short career. Jackson said this has been her favorite and most hands-on internship yet. “This has been a lot of fun. I wanted this internship to give me an experience where I got to get my hands dirty,” She said. “I really love the c… More