Brayton Point Cooling Tower Demolition 4/27/2019
Implosion of 7 year old cooling towers in Massachusetts
Demolition of the cooling towers in Somerset, MA on 4/27/2019 at 8 AM. These 500-ft towers were only in service for 5 years. They were completed in 2012 at a cost of 600,000,000$, and were taken out of service in May 2017. At the time of its closing, the Brayton Point power plant was the most polluting coal power plant in Massachusettes.