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Potential buyer for Navajo Generating Station out, plant closure likely - Cronkite News

The Navajo Generating Station near Page burns locally mined coal, creating jobs but also pollution that has long upset environmentalists. The plant's owners will shut it down in 2019 after its main customer, the Central Arizona Project, said it can buy ...

Companies End Effort to Buy Navajo Generating Station - POWER magazine

The companies negotiating to purchase the largest coal-fired power plant in the southwestern U.S. have ended their pursuit, which means the 2,250-MW Navajo Generating Station (NGS) near Page, Arizona, remains scheduled to close by year-end 2019.

Potential buyers for largest coal plant in the Western US back out ... - Ars Technica

Owner of supplying coal mine had been courting buyers.

Death of Navajo coal plant deal will have wide-ranging consequences for tribes - AZCentral.com

With the only potential buyer backing out of a deal Thursday, the future of the Navajo Generating Station coal plant near Page, and the Navajo and Hopi economies that rely on it, has never been bleaker. It's now a lock that the biggest coal plant in ...

Prospective owners, operators of Navajo coal plant end pursuit - The Durango Herald

Two companies that were negotiating to take over a coal-fired power plant on the Arizona-Utah line ended the effort Thursday, saying the challenges were too great. The Navajo Generating Station near Page is one of the largest coal plants in the western ...

Operator of Navajo coal plant ends buyer pursuit - The Herald Journal

Hundreds of tribal members are employed at the coal plant and mine. The power plant workers have offers to transfer to other facilities run by one of the owners and current operator, the Salt River Project, if the closure happens as planned. The mine ...

The Jolt: 'Election' campaign erupts ahead of Plant Vogtle nuke votes - MyAJC (blog)

But not like this. Full-page ads, which ran in newspapers in Marietta and Newnan on Wednesday, referred to Georgia Power's effort to complete the Plant Vogtle project as “one of the most expensive and mismanaged construction projects in history.” ...

Robert Plant gets the 'Led' out as KAABOO Del Mar concludes; 2019 dates are set for next September - The San Diego Union-Tribune

All told, eight of the 14 selections in Plant's set came from his days with the mighty English band, which broke up in 1980 after the death of drummer John Bonham. Plant, guitarist Jimmy Page and bassist and keyboardist John Paul Jones have only played ...

Group creates database of plant-based menu options - Hometown News (press release) (blog)

Like the original Facebook group, Plant-Based Brevard's new website and Facebook page are targeted not only toward people who already eat vegan diets, but also omnivores who want to try more meatless dishes or find meals they can enjoy with a vegan ...

With new treatment plant in the works, some Pierre residents raise questions on social media about water bills - The Capital Journal

A sudden flurry of more than 200 comments on a Pierre social media page led city officials to double-check the city's water use and rates on Tuesday. It seemed to begin on Monday on the Facebook page called Pierre Area Business Services, a “closed” ...

Navajo activists protest company eyeing coal-fired plant - San Francisco Chronicle

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — About a dozen Navajos traveled to New York City to protest a company eyeing a coal-fired power plant on their reservation. The Navajo Generating Station near Page is set to close next year unless a new buyer is found. The ...

The Song Remains the Same - Pitchfork

That's how we get Jimmy Page climbing up the mountaintop, and somehow more absurdly, Robert Plant sailing a skiff toward a beach where he buries a flaming sword in the sand and battles through several knights to save a fair maiden. These cornball ...

50 Years Ago Today – Page, Plant, Jones, Bonham Make Live Debut Under Name New Yardbirds (Listen “As Long As I ... - Glide Magazine

50 years ago today (9/7/68) Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham made their live debut as Led Zeppelin but billed as The New Yardbirds at Teen Club in Gladsaxe (a suburb in the outskirts of Copenhagen, Denmark). Around 1,200 ...

How Led Zeppelin Came to Be - Rolling Stone

All that was left was to see if this leonine wailer could get on board with the direction Page wanted to go. Page invited Plant to his boathouse on the Thames, and they spent the afternoon talking about music and playing records. In a serendipitous ...

50 years ago: How it all began for Led Zeppelin - Deutsche Welle

So Jimmy Page gathered together new musicians around him. He could win over John Bonham for the drums, Robert Plant as singer and on bass, John Paul Jones. In this formation, he wanted to play more radically and uncompromisingly than ever before.

Led Zeppelin at 50: Good Times Bad Times - The Independent

Plant visited Page in his boathouse on the Thames at Pangbourne, and their musical chemistry revealed itself. They both liked English folk and Joan Baez, rock 'n' roll and Chicago blues. Plant was in, and he had an idea about who the drummer should be.

The Outer Line: Inside the 1995 Tour of China, part 1 - VeloNews

Mike Plant, a young former Olympic speedskater-turned-event-promoter, was the founder of Medalist Sports and had built the Tour DuPont up into one of the world's top three stage races. And if a race could be produced in places like New York, Boston, or ...

Facebook Deleted Cowspiracy Page To 'Silence Pro-Vegan Voices', Believe Activists - Plant Based News

A spokesperson for AUM Films - the production company behind Cowspiracy - revealed to Plant Based News that AUM sent 'numerous' emails to Facebook, asking for an explanation of the 'violation', but has 'received zero response, other than that the case ...

Watch promo trailer for official 50th anniversary Led Zeppelin book - WFJA Classic Hits and Oldies 105.5 FM

Among the photos seen in the trailer are candid individual and group shots of Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and the late John Bonham; pics of the band in concert, both early in its career and at the historic 2007 reunion show in London; and ...

Watch Led Zeppelin's Teaser Video for 50th Anniversary Book - Ultimate Classic Rock

Led Zeppelin have released a teaser video for their 50th anniversary photo book Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin, which will be published in October. The 400-page hardback features previously unseen photos and artwork, and was curated by Robert Plant, ...

Jimmy Page and Robert Plant, both formerly of the English rock band Led Zeppelin, recorded and toured in the mid-1990s under the title Page and Plant. The pair re-united in 1994 and, after recording a highly successful first album, they embarked on a world tour. They then recorded a second album, followed by another world tour, before disbanding at the end of 1998. They later briefly reunited in 2001.

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Robert Plant and Jimmy Page, 1998
Background information
Origin London, England
Genres Hard rock, folk rock, symphonic rock, world music, blues rock
Years active 1994–1998, 2001
Labels Atlantic, Fontana, Mercury
Associated acts Led Zeppelin, Coverdale•Page, Strange Sensation
Past members Jimmy Page
Robert Plant

Jimmy Page and Robert Plant, both formerly of the English rock band Led Zeppelin, recorded and toured in the mid-1990s under the title Page and Plant. The pair re-united in 1994 and, after recording a highly successful first album, they embarked on a world tour. They then recorded a second album, followed by another world tour, before disbanding at the end of 1998. They later briefly reunited in 2001.