Using Berkeley Pit water to power Los Angeles? It’s actually being talked about

Using Berkeley Pit water to help power Los Angeles with renewable energy?

A global leader in power systems is talking with state and local officials about doing just that.

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power System America Inc. has met with Montana Resources, Atlantic Richfield, NorthWestern Energy and Butte-Silver Bow officials in recent months. Last week, the company made a presentation to the Governor’s Council on Climate Solutions.