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2014-01-21 08:24:06

-- Programs win distinction of being included in industry's best practices RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enhancements to Dominion Virginia Power's eBill and other eBusiness offerings, as well as its interactive website, have resulted in higher customer satisfaction scores and recognition as a "best practice" within the utility industry. Chartwell Inc., a specialized information provider that helps utilities improve their customer experience and ultimately customer...

2014-01-17 12:23:17

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Dominion (NYSE: D) has declared a quarterly dividend of 60 cents per share of common stock. Dividends are payable on March 20, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business Feb. 28, 2014. This is the 344th consecutive dividend that Dominion or its predecessor company has paid holders of common stock. The company's last quarterly dividend was declared Oct. 25, 2013. The board of directors of Virginia...

2014-01-16 16:21:49

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion (NYSE: D) today announced the promotions of seven individuals to the position of vice president. All promotions took effect Jan. 1, 2014. Thomas F. Farrell II, chairman, president and chief executive officer, said: "Each brings additional experience and expertise to the officer ranks at Dominion. Their leadership will be called upon as we continue our focus on safe and excellent operations and execute on a multibillion-dollar...

2014-01-09 16:22:19

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion (NYSE:D) will host its fourth-quarter earnings conference call at 10 a.m. ET on Friday, January 31. Dominion management will discuss its fourth-quarter financial results and other matters of interest to the financial community. Domestic callers should dial (866) 710-0179. The passcode for the conference call is "Dominion." International callers should dial (334) 323-9872. Participants should dial in 10 to 15 minutes prior to...

2014-01-09 12:21:42

THOMASVILLE, N.C., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODFL) announced today that it plans to release its 2013 fourth quarter and year-end financial results before opening of trading on Thursday, February 6, 2014. The Company will also hold a conference call to discuss its financial results and outlook at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) on Thursday, February 6, 2014. An online, real-time webcast of Old Dominion's quarterly conference call will be available...

2014-01-08 16:22:21

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Virginia Power Tuesday met a record winter peak demand for electricity from its 2.4 million customers while cold arctic air blasted the region. Dominion supplied 19,730 megawatts of electricity between 7 a.m. and 8 a.m. Tuesday. That is an increase of about 1,650 megawatts over the previous winter peak demand record of 18,079 megawatts, which was set between the same hours on Feb. 6, 2007. The all-time peak demand record is a...

2014-01-06 16:22:54

CLEVELAND, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Northeastern Ohio braces for potentially record-setting low temperatures, Dominion East Ohio is reminding customers of important safety and service information as well as conservation tips during much colder weather conditions. "As always, we want all of our customers to be safe and careful during this extremely cold weather. Customer safety, as well as the safety of our employees, is our highest priority," said Scott Miller, vice...

2013-12-27 08:21:34

-- Bridgeport fuel cell cleanly converts natural gas to electricity RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion (NYSE: D) announced today it has begun commercial operations at its Dominion Bridgeport Fuel Cell facility located in Bridgeport, Conn., and the Dominion Somers Solar Center located in Somers, Conn. Together, the two facilities produce approximately 20 megawatts of clean energy for the people of Connecticut, enough power for approximately 20,000 homes....

2013-12-17 12:21:27

RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Dominion (NYSE: D) today affirmed the dividend policy it set in December 2012 to pay out to shareholders 65 percent to 70 percent of operating earnings. The board also established a 2014 dividend rate of $2.40 per share of common stock, up from $2.25 per share in 2013, or a 6.7 percent increase. Subject to board declaration in January, the first quarterly dividend of 60 cents per share will be payable in March...

2013-12-16 12:21:57

Indy Solar I, II and III capable of providing enough electricity for up to 7,200 homes RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion has placed in service a group of solar generation projects in Marion County, Ind., that will generate up to 28.6 megawatts of electricity. This is the third solar generation facility Dominion has placed in service this year. "The successful launching of these solar projects marks another milestone in Dominion's continuing development of solar...