Fossil & Biomass
| Aug 21 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Jared Hunt Charleston Daily Mail, W.Va.
Workers at Appalachian Power's John E. Amos Power Plant near Winfield have found a way to shave time off the process of unloading coal from barges that stands to save the company -- and ratepayers -- tens of millions of dollars in the coming years.
Guelph Hydro Electric Systems Inc., the electric distribution utility serving more than 52,000 customers in Guelph, Ontario, Canada, today announced it is launching CEIVA Energy's home energy management system that will provide customers with easy-to-understand information about their household's energy usage, right on their kitchen counter.
Fossil & Biomass
| Aug 20 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Don Hopey Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
The state Department of Environmental Protection today announced plans to extinguish a fire burning for several years in a coal waste pile in Findlay, just 1,000 feet from a runway at Pittsburgh International Airport.
The Missouri Public Service Commission formally denied Noranda Aluminum's request for a special electric rate Wednesday, handing a victory to Ameren Missouri but leaving open the possibility of a compromise in another proceeding.
Choose Energy, the nation's leading energy marketplace, announced today a service milestone for company. As of the end of July, Choose Energy has procured 2.2 billion kilowatt-hours (kWh) for its nearly 200,000 customers, both residential and commercial.
Duke Energy continues to make major progress cleaning up an overnight spill on Aug. 18, of approximately 3,000 to 5,000 gallons of fuel oil into the Ohio River at W.C. Beckjord Station, 20 miles southeast of Cincinnati.
Fitch Ratings has assigned its 'A' rating to the Southern Company's issuance of $400 million series 2014A 1.30% senior notes due Aug. 15, 2017 and $350 million series 2014B 2.15% senior notes due Sept. 1, 2019. These notes are senior, unsecured obligations of Southern Company. The Rating Outlook is Stable.