Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Facebook | Twitter | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS

W.Va. governor to announce cracker plant in Wood County

November 14, 2013

PARKERSBURG — An announcement is expected today of a multi-billion-dollar ethane cracker chemical plant to be located in Wood County, sources told The Parkersburg News and Sentinel on Wednesday. Gov....

« Back to Article

sort: oldest | newest




Nov-15-13 10:58 PM

I was reading up about the plant being built in PA and it will be creating a lot more ozone and the EPA is making them jump throw hoops.I don't think the plant will be built there in WV its going to be built farther south.

0 Agrees | 0 Disagrees | Report Abuse »


Nov-15-13 2:51 AM

More pollution. Great. More jobs, but who will be able to work if you are sick from pollution or dead from it. DUH. I agree with ya Flint. This is the crapzone.Unfortunatly I am stuck here. Good luck all you folks who can move out of this area.

2 Agrees | 1 Disagrees | Report Abuse »


Nov-14-13 4:42 PM

Everyone knew it was going to be built in WV because the State EPA will let them get away with murder. I'm sure the plant won't be done till after 2016 to make sure that the Federal EPA doesn't stop it from being built.

8 Agrees | 0 Disagrees | Report Abuse »


Nov-14-13 4:03 PM

See ya.

4 Agrees | 4 Disagrees | Report Abuse »


Nov-14-13 12:36 PM

I'm kind of glad, in a way. I've been meaning to get out of the region, and this may be the shove I need. Getting tired of living in the nation's crapzone, or as the EPA calls it, "Ozone Alley". So, it's kind of a good thing. (Any want to make a bid on a nice house and land in the 'burbs?)

7 Agrees | 4 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

Showing 5 of 5 comments

Post a Comment

You must first login before you can comment.

*Your email address:
Remember my email address.


I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web