News

  • Boralex Inc. ("Boralex" or the "Corporation") announces that its subsidiary Boralex Europe S.A. has entered into a long-term financing agreement for the Fortel-Bonnières and Saint-François wind farms with a total installed capacity of 46 MW and 16 GE 2.85 MW turbines.
  • Duke Energy Progress has selected a 99-acre parcel of land in Hamlet to participate in the utility's 2014 Site Readiness Program that aims to help market the site for a future development.
  • Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) (www.unitil.com) today announced that its Board of Directors declared the regular quarterly dividend on the Company's common stock of $0.345 per share, payable on May 29, 2014, to shareholders of record on May 15, 2014.
  • Gov. Nikki Haley's visit to the Savannah River Site's MOX facility reaffirmed her belief that the state of South Carolina is getting a raw deal in the federal government's push to freeze funding for construction of the facility.
  • The wind industry receives at least $193 million in state tax incentives each year in Oklahoma, a group wanting additional regulations on future wind developments said Monday.
  • Unseen pipelines, buried beneath the ground in western Pennsylvania and New York, carry natural gas from about 6,500 wells.
  • Grant County PUD commissioner Larry Schaapman said he wants to keep learning about the utility and passing along that information to rate payers.
  • El Paso Electric (EPE) welcomes Michael D. Blanchard as the new Vice President of Regulatory Affairs. Blanchard will be responsible for developing regulatory strategy and filings to comply with all requirements of the regulatory commissions in Texas and New Mexico as well as the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
  • A consultant is urging Stantonsburg leaders to begin discussions about their position as a wholesaler of electricity before the town negotiates a new contract with Duke Energy.
  • On April 18, 2014, Calpine Corporation (Calpine) announced the sale of six power plants with 3,498 MWs of capacity to LS Power for $1.57 billion in cash.