Today nearly 300 concerned Coloradans converged in Denver to oppose a proposal from Xcel Energy to roll back one of the state's most successful solar programs. The energetic crowd braved wintery temperatures to deliver nearly 30,000 petition signatures urging Xcel to withdraw its proposal and keep Colorado solar shining.
GE unit (NYSE:GE) GE Energy Financial Services -- along with Citi, Union Bank, N.A. and Metropolitan Life Insurance Company -- has completed an equity investment in EDF Renewable Energy's Catalina Solar plant, one of the world's largest photovoltaic plants, located on 1,100 acres of sunny and windy Mojave Desert land southwest of the Tehachapi Mountains in Rosamond, California.
The Board of Directors of Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE: XEL) today declared a quarterly dividend on its common stock of 28 cents per share. The dividends are payable January 20, 2014, to shareholders of record on December 27, 2013.
| SEATTLE & PORTLAND, Ore., Dec 11, 2013 -- BUSINESS WIRE
Ratepayers could save at least $1.7 billion over the next 17 years if the Columbia Generating Station nuclear power plant on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington State is closed according to a new report by McCullough Research of Portland, Oregon.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is providing $900 million loan for a new supercritical coal power generation unit in Pakistan that will deliver reliable, cost effective electricity to hundreds of thousands of energy-starved households and businesses.