CBH: Huge hydropower project now far more likely here
Six-year project could start in two, bringing in 1000-plus workers
Last updated 3/1/2021 at 3:52pm
A proposed $1.4 billion hydropower project is looking more likely to happen in the area, its promoters say, and would bring in 1,000-1,500 workers during construction and create 100-150 permanent jobs.
The Banks Lake Pumped Storage Project would be a gravity-fed, pumped-storage system, draining water from Banks Lake, back down to Lake Roosevelt, turning generators in the process, and later pum...