Minnesota Power, an ALLETE Company (NYSE:ALE), this week applied to state and federal regulators for permits to build the 500-kilovolt Great Northern Transmission Line from the Minnesota-Manitoba border to an electric substation on the Mesabi Iron Range.
Projects must reduce energy consumption of non-sustainable resources or generate energy from sustainable resources. Total available funding through the Sustainable Energy Finance Program is $425,000 with funding ranging from $5,000 to $85,000.
| Apr 16 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Louis Sahagun Los Angeles Times
One by one, a parade of Owens Valley residents rose at a public hearing Tuesday to assail the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power's plan to meet its renewable energy goals by covering 2 square miles of high desert with 1 million solar panels.
CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX) ("CONSOL") announced that, as of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, today (the "Withdrawal Time"), as reported by the tender agent, it had received tenders and consents from holders of approximately $583 million, or 38.9 percent, of the principal amount of its outstanding 8.00% senior notes due 2017 (the "2017 Senior Notes"), in connection with its previously announced tender offer (the "Offer") and consent solicitation respecting the 2017 Senior Notes.
The recently discovered fracture at the Wanapum Dam's spillway structure does not currently impact bond ratings for the project's owner, the Public Utility District No. 2 of Grant County, WA (the district), nor other affected utilities, Fitch Ratings says.
The city of Palmdale issued the following news release: Officials from wind power company Anywind Wind Power Electric, Inc. and the City of Palmdale gathered today to sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the up-and-coming energy producer to manufacture its wind turbines in Palmdale.
Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN) has completed an exchange offer (the Exchange Offer) of $500 million aggregate principal amount of its 5.875% Senior Notes due 2023 registered under the Securities Act of 1933 (the Exchange Notes) for all $500 million aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 5.875% Senior Notes due 2023 (the Notes).
In the wake of a colder-than-usual winter for Rhode Island, state regulators have extended a moratorium to prevent people who are struggling to pay their gas and electric heating bills from having their utilities shut off.