Station may have a buyer interested in converting it to a natural gas plant, according to the Salem News.
The plant is scheduled to close in 2014.
A New Jersey Company, Footprint Power, which buys outdated fossil fuel plants is in talks with , the Virginia-based company that currently owns the plant, the Salem News reports.
Footprint has filed with ISO New England for a permit to hook up to the region's grid by 2016.
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