By Ryan Randazzo | The Republic
Cheaper power from natural gas threatens Hopi and Navajo jobs at plant and mine.
Utility regulator Andy Tobin is concerned about the possible shutdown of the Navajo Generating Station
The utilities that own the mine can get cheaper power today from natural gas
No decision has been made, the plant owners said, but Tobin said more needs to be done to ensure its operation
Arizona Corporation Commission member Andy Tobin has called for an “emergency summit” to try to save the troubled coal-fired power plant near Page and the mine that feeds it.