New Jersey Energy Company Eyes NNY Site

The abandoned hydropower plant on Sewall Island in Watertown, seen from across the Black River near Factory Square. Watertown Daily Times

City officials were surprised in February to learn that a New Jersey renewable energy company is interested in developing a hydroelectric site on Sewall’s Island.

Watertown officials had been talking about pursuing a hydro plant on the city-owned island in recent years.

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