The Morning Brief 07.25.07

The lazy days of summer may be here but that hasn't stopped the deal making. Here's some of the local business stories in today's paper:

* A Silver Spring company announced plans to build a $400 million natural gas-fired power plant in Charles County, big enough to supply electricity to 600,000 homes.

* We take a look at the lobbying forces lined up to support and oppose the XM-Sirius satellite radio merger.

* AOL buys an advertising company called Tacoda that serves up ads based on our online use.

* Gannett names a new president for its broadcasting division.

By Dan Beyers  |  July 25, 2007; 6:02 AM ET  | Category:  Morning Brief
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