| Mar 4 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Christine Pratt The Wenatchee World, Wash.
Columbia River levels from Rock Island Dam south to Priest Rapids Dam will be historically low for the foreseeable future as Grant County PUD officials work to stabilize a large crack discovered last week in the Wanapum Dam spillway.
| OAKFIELD, Maine, Mar 04, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE
First Wind, an independent U.S.-based renewable energy company, announced today that it has made the first payment to the town of Oakfield in the amount of $600,000 as part of the community benefit agreement.
Fitch Ratings expects to assign a 'BB' rating to The AES Corporation's (AES; Issuer Default Rating 'BB-', Outlook Stable) $500 million of senior unsecured notes due in 2024. These notes will rank pari passu with other senior unsecured debt of AES.
| ST. LOUIS - March 4, 2014 (News Release)
Six electric cooperatives in Florida, Missouri, Pennsylvania, South Dakota and Texas have announced plans to deploy power-line communications systems from Aclara Technologies LLC, a leading provider of intelligent infrastructure technologies for water, gas and electric utilities and part of the Utility Solutions Group of ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE).
OMICRON's new VOTANO 100 is the first voltage transformer testing and calibration system to combine mobility (total weight less than 33 lbs /15 kg) with the highest level of accuracy (precise calibration of voltage transformers with class 0.1).
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Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A+' rating to NSTAR Electric Company's $300 million offering of debentures due 2044. Proceeds will be used to repay outstanding 4.875% debentures due 2014 in the aggregate amount of $300 million.
Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A+' rating to Public Service Company of Colorado's (PSCo) new 4.30% $300 million issuance of first mortgage bonds (FMBs) series No. 27 due March 15, 2044. The new FMBs will rank equally with PSCo's existing senior secured obligations.