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Dominion Study Sizes up Jobs, Economic Activity Through 2020

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Dominion Virginia Power says a study concludes the utility will create thousands of jobs and pump billions of dollars into the state's economy over the next six years.
    
The conclusions are based on a study by Chmura Economic & Analytics, which sized up Dominion's energy infrastructure and environmental goals over that time span. The study was commissioned by Dominion.
    
The Chmura study looked at the total economic impact in Virginia from the company's capital spending for new electric and natural gas infrastructure projects through 2020.
    
It found that the projects would produce economic activity of more than $10 billion. The construction of that infrastructure would support nearly 12,000 jobs annually.
    
The benefits are direct and indirect.

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