Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L), a subsidiary of Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE: GXP), today filed a request with the Missouri Public Service Commission to increase base rates for electric service to approximately 270,000 of its 565,000 Missouri customers in the KCP&L Missouri service area.
As part of its efforts to help support Ohio's growing shale gas industry, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) recently completed a new 3.5 mile, 138 kilovolt (kV) transmission line in its Ohio Edison territory to serve a Pennant Midstream natural gas processing facility in Springfield Township in Mahoning County.
Coso Geothermal Power Holdings, LLC announced today that the company’s approximately $15.2 million letter of credit issued to support performance security obligations under the company’s power purchase agreements with Southern California Edison has been replaced by a $15.2 million letter of credit issued by Citibank, N.A.
SolarWorld, the largest crystalline silicon solar producer in the Americas for nearly 40 years, announced that in 2015, it would add a solar-panel production line in Hillsboro to bring the panel-assembly factory’s capacity up to 530 megawatts (MW), expand advanced cell production capacity by 100 MW and add 200 jobs.
Northern Power Systems (www.northernpower.com) (TSX: NPS) has commissioned four of its NPS 100 wind turbines in South Korea's newest and most advanced hybrid energy project, while working in close collaboration with the national grid operator Korean Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), to ensure effective delivery of this hybrid microgrid.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is issuing this notice of data availability (NODA) in support of the proposed rule titled "Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units," which was published on June 18, 2014.
| Oct 30 - EMBIN (Emerging Markets Business Information News)
Energy-poor Afghanistan and Pakistan are to be the beneficiaries of an ambitious international project to transit electricity generated from hydroelectric cascades in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan to their South Asian neighbors, in a win-win situation for both producers and consumers.