The existing coal-fired units will retire no later than January 2020 after the new plant starts serving customers at the end of this year.
Rocky's currently has two locations - one west and one south of downtown Asheville.
The fast-growing chain known for its "chef-driven menu" is opening in Gerber Village.
How about 13,000 feet of connected trampolines forming one big jumping surface, Asheville?
Also, Taco Temple plans February opening on Charlotte Street, Pour Taproom looks at opening second location in Greenville, S.C., and more.
The brewery on busy Sweeten Creek Road is aiming for a summer 2016 opening.
Also, Amazing Pizza Co. plans to sell pizza by the slice on Haywood Road, Parkway Bistro is set to open on Hendersonville Road and more.
Also, Chipotle in south Asheville is coming along, scientists are studying the effects of climate change on Christmas trees and more.
Grand opening activities will include chef demonstrations, food sampling throughout the store, and drawings for The Fresh Market gift cards.
Medea's will feature organic, fair trade coffee from another local company, Dynamite Roasting.
South Asheville, are you ready for some hot chicken?
The Fresh Market plans to hire about 85 people in advance of its store opening on March 5.
Changes to the old Kmart shopping center on Hendersonville Road is fueling speculation.
The old Boathouse on Lake Julian closed several years ago.
What's happening at the corner of Clayton and Long Shoals?
The Kroi family of Albania brings a taste of Greece to Hendersonville Road.
The latest rumor is that while Trader Joe's has confirmed it is planning a store in north Asheville, it is also still looking south.
Photo by Adam Hillberry.
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