AES Somerset is launching a Web site that covers the recently announced Lake Unloading Project initiative at its electric generation station in Niagara County.

The site was created to provide and receive more detailed information about the $25 million project through the entire review period. The Web site address is

AES announced earlier this month its plans to invest $25 million in the project. The project will be used to deliver coal and other bulk commodities in excess of $100 million to the plant by self unloading ships. The project will generate tax revenue for Niagara County, the Town of Somerset and the Barker School District. It will also create over 100 union jobs over a two year construction period and maintain 150 jobs at the plant.

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