Top 5 Companies in the Electric Utilities Industry with the Best Relative Performance (ELP, CPL, ETR, GXP, ES)

Business & Corporate | Jun 29, 2015 -- Fast Lane
Below are the top five companies in the Electric Utilities industry as measured by relative performance.

Alliance Coal Scholarship Awards Announced

Business & Corporate | Jun 29, 2015 --
Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. and Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. this week announced scholarship awards to 15 outstanding graduating seniors and recognition awards to five exceptional teachers.

SunEdison and TerraForm Power Announce Closing of 521-MW Atlantic Power Acquisition and Concurrent Formation of Operating Asset Warehouse Facility

Business & Corporate | Mar HEIGHTS, Mo., and BETHESDA, Md., Jun 29, 2015 -- Canada NewsWire
SunEdison, Inc.and TerraForm Power, Inc. today announced the closing of the acquisition of Atlantic Power's 521-megawatt (MW) portfolio of operating wind power plants.

Energy Spotlight: Erin Magee

Business & Corporate | Jun 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - David Conti The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Erin Magee recalls when she was the only woman at the table while dealing with legal issues at energy companies.

Addtech Energy acquires EB Elektro in Norway

International | Jun 29, 2015 -- NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT
Addtech Energy announced on Friday the signing of an agreement to acquire all shares in EB Elektro RE AS.

Consumers Energy Employee Receives Michigan Gatekeeper of the Year Award

Business & Corporate | LANSING, Mich., June 29, 2015 /PRNewswire
A Consumers Energy employee credited with taking action that provided lifesaving assistance to a Muskegon senior citizen in poor health was recently recognized with the Gatekeeper of the Year award from the state of Michigan.

40,000 in SE Mich. still without power after rain, wind

Grid Operations | Jun 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Katrease Stafford Detroit Free Press
About 40,000 DTE Energy customers remain without power Sunday evening across southeast Michigan

BHEL commissions 250MW thermal plant in Assam, India

International | Jun 29, 2015 -- MarketLine
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, or BHEL, has commissioned a 250MW coal-based thermal plant in Assam, India.

More Than 80 Municipal Headquarters With Electricity Until 2017 - Official

International | Lisbon, Jun 29, 2015 -- Angola Press Agency/All Africa Global Media
The National Programme of Electrification designed by the Electricity Sector Regulating Institute (IRSE) will secure electricity to 86 of the country's municipal headquarters until 2017.

China Focus: China's sustainable energy competitiveness tops global ranking

International | GUIYANG, Jun 29, 2015 -- Xinhua
China's sustainable energy competitiveness was ranked first among 21 major countries, overtaking the United States and European countries, said a report published Sunday.

Leak delays nuclear reactor restart

International | Jun 27 - Syrian Arab News Agency
The relaunching of the reactor of nuclear power plant Temelín’s second unit was postponed by another about 14 days.

DP CleanTech signs deals with China Everbright for three biomass power plants

International | Jun 27 - Pan African News Agency
DP CleanTech has signed three contracts with China Everbright International to construct three 30MW straw-fired biomass power plants in China.

EPA, DOJ file for settlement modification with Alabama Power Company

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Jun 27 - Pan African News Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Department of Justice (DOJ) on Thursday filed a proposed modification of the 2006 consent agreement with Alabama Power Company that would see the company subject to further limits for air pollutants.

FPL's Turkey Point cost estimate rises to top range of $20 billion

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Jun 27 - Palm Beach Post (FL)
While it might be difficult to grasp just how much $20 billion is, it's enough to buy 57 million Apple watches.

Big solar project proposed for Franklin

Solar | Jun 27 -
For the past half century, two plots of land along River Street in Franklin have been used to grow feed for the Daniel Webster Farm.

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