Latest Allegheny Energy Stories

2008-08-22 18:00:40

By Marc Levy HARRISBURG, Pa. - Two Pennsylvania judges have dealt a setback to efforts by power companies to build a major new Pennsylvania- Virginia power line, saying the line is unnecessary and that alternatives should have been considered.

2008-08-21 15:01:00

ABB Power T&D Co. said Tuesday its plants in South Greensburg, Youngwood and East Huntingdon would benefit from the construction of a $1.2 billion, 240-mile electric transmission line by Allegheny Energy Inc. in northern Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia and Washington and Greene counties.

2008-08-15 12:00:50

Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE: AYE) announced today that its subsidiary, Trans-Allegheny Interstate Line Company (TrAILCo), closed on a $550 million senior secured credit facility with a seven-year maturity.

2008-08-14 06:00:42

Allegheny Power, the electricity delivery subsidiary of Allegheny Energy, has announced that the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission has approved its request to offer a voluntary wind energy program to its customers in the state.

2008-08-14 00:00:39

Allegheny Energy Inc.'s request to offer a voluntary wind energy program to its Pennsylvania customers has been approved by the state Public Utility Commission.

2008-08-12 09:01:28

Allegheny Power, the electric delivery subsidiary of Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE:AYE), announced today that the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission has approved Allegheny's request to offer a voluntary wind energy program to its electric customers in the state.

2008-08-06 21:00:31

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Governor Joe Manchin said he wants West Virginia and its affected counties to reap revenues from a proposed $1.3 billion multistate power line that has cleared a regulatory hurdle.

2008-08-04 03:00:28

By Anonymous High gasoline prices are not the only thing that is burning a hole in the pockets of consumers and businesses. Electricity prices are not far behind.

2008-08-04 03:00:22

By Kasey, Pam As a coal-producing state, West Virginia gets nearly all of its electricity from coal. That electricity has been cheap: second cheapest in the nation in January 2007, according to the federal Energy Information Administration, and fourth cheapest in January 2008.

2008-08-03 09:00:00

By J. Miles Layton, The Dominion Post, Morgantown, W.Va. Aug. 3--Reactions to the state's approval of Allegheny Energy's plans to build a power line through 120 miles of north-central West Virginia vary.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.