A white paper issued Tuesday by a Virginia-based technology consultant warns that the proposed retirements of a number of electric power plants around New England could create problems for the region in the future.
San Bernardino County supervisors on Tuesday approved an ordinance setting guidelines and fees for commercial solar energy generating facilities in the county, which will end a moratorium on such projects once the ordinance goes into effect.
Fitch Ratings has upgraded the Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of Ameren Energy Generating Co. (Genco) to 'CCC' from 'CC' following Ameren Corp.'s (AEE) completion of its divestiture of Ameren Energy Resources Co. (AER), Genco's parent company, to Illinois Power Holdings (IPH), Dynegy's (Dynegy) non-recourse subsidiary.
The state's Public Utility Regulatory Authority (PURA) is considering a plan to centralize management of utility poles in Connecticut. But the two dominant utilities, Connecticut Light & Power and The United Illuminating Co., are proposing a plan under which they would solely manage the poles.
After being repeatedly denied in his attempts to have federal regulators hold hearings on the impact of proposed regulations in the Appalachian coalfields, U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell is planning to host one of his own.
| Breckenridge, CO, Dec 03, 2013 -- PRWeb.com
Award-winning timeshare resort development company, Breckenridge Grand Vacations (BGV), has partnered with Clean Energy Collective and the Town of Breckenridge as one of the largest local owners in Xcel Energy's Solar*Rewards Community Program with a $1 million purchase in Breckenridge's Ullr and Sol Community Solar Arrays.
Pollution from coal ash at a Duke Energy power plant in Wilmington kills hundreds of thousands of young fish a year and deforms many more, says a study commissioned by environmental groups that are suing Duke.
Clark Public Utilities expects to head into 2014 with largely status quo spending plans for providing electricity and water to the tens of thousands of residential and business customers it serves in Clark County.