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2014-04-23 23:07:23

Major utilities including Exelon, AEP, Capital Power, Dominion and Southern Power will convene in Chicago this May to discuss gas-fired power strategy and hear updates from key regulators the EPA, FERC, NERC, ISOs and state commissioners plus meet with major suppliers and contractors like Energy Exemplar, TurboPHASE, ABB, Siemens and Mitsubishi. (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 There are a multitude of factors which are propelling natural gas power generation forward as the solution for the US...

2014-04-21 08:21:44

NEW YORK, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. power and energy infrastructure owner, LS Power Equity Advisors, LLC ("LS Power"), announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire approximately 3,500 MW of generation resources in the Southeastern United States, through its affiliate NATGEN Southeast Power, LLC, from Calpine Corporation ("Calpine") (NYSE: CPN) for $1.57 billion in cash, subject to working capital and other adjustments. The portfolio consists of six...

2014-03-25 08:23:54

DENVER, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Double Eagle Petroleum Co. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: DBLE) announced today that Charles F. Chambers has been appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, effective as of April 1, 2014, succeeding Richard D. Dole who will become Vice Chairman of the Board. As part of the transition the Company is changing its name to Escalera Resources Co. The Company also announced a private placement of its common stock for $4,825,000, the net proceeds of...

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).