5/28/15, 9:38 AM -

Veolia Energy will be conducting a steam blowing cleaning at its Kendall Station power plant Saturday, May 30, between 8 a.m.-6 p.m.  We are advising the public in advance as this cleaning will result in large clouds of steam rising from the plant which is adjacent to the Charles River.

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