The Kentucky Public Service Commission said Thursday that it will reschedule a hearing that was set for Tuesday to let the public have a say in Big Rivers Electric Corp.'s second rate increase request filed in response to losing its two largest customers -- aluminum smelters in Hawesville and Sebree.
NRG Energy Inc. said Friday that it notified the region's grid operator of plans to retire all coal-fired generation units at two of its Maryland power plants, facilities that are the subject of a water-pollution suit by state regulators.
The Mason County Commission will voice its support of Felman Production's proposal for a special power rate which the company hopes will allow its silicomanganese plant in New Haven to operate when commodity markets are weak.
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About a year ago, Susan Almono had solar energy panels installed at her house. Her monthly electric bill, she said, amounts to zero. In fact, the panels have produced a surplus of electricity, so she gets a credit from National Grid, she said.
First Wind, an independent U.S.-based renewable energy company, today announced that the company has reached an agreement with Burlington Electric Department (BED) to sell the utility power generated from the planned Hancock Wind project near Ellsworth, Maine.