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2013-12-13 08:22:44

RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Commonwealth ranks as one of the top locations for data centers in United States -- Low industrial electric rates considered a major attraction -- West Creek Business Park newest site to meet rigorous qualifications Dominion Virginia Power has completed a study of a 119-acre site in eastern Goochland County and certified it as meeting all the requirements under the company's stringent Data Center Site Certification...

2013-12-10 08:24:13

- Producers looking westward to seek new markets for Marcellus production RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion (NYSE: D), one of the nation's largest energy companies, has contracted to deliver 500,000 dekatherms per day of natural gas produced in West Virginia to various interconnections with pipelines in Ohio, as producers look westward to seek new markets for Marcellus production. The company also has closed on agreements with two natural gas producers to...

2013-12-07 12:20:17

RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Virginia Power is prepared to respond to a winter storm expected to move through parts of Virginia on Sunday. Company trucks are stocked and fueled, and crews are ready to respond to outages. Dominion expects freezing rain moving from southwest to northeast from the storm, which could knock trees and limbs into power lines and create outages. The exact timing and strength of the storm may vary. Dominion customers can use a computer or any...

2013-12-04 08:25:37

-- Blue to become president of Dominion Virginia Power business unit RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion (NYSE: D) announced today a number of executive changes effective Jan. 1, 2014, including the promotions of Robert M. Blue to president of the Dominion Virginia Power business unit and Diane Leopold to president of the Dominion Energy business unit. Both will report to Paul D. Koonce, chief executive officer of the Energy Infrastructure...

2013-12-03 08:24:20

- More than 2,000 solar panels to be part of the project GLOUCESTER, Va., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Virginia Power will install more than 2,000 solar panels on the rooftop of Canon Virginia Inc.'s (CVI) Industrial Resource Technologies (IRT) facility in Gloucester, making it the largest roof solar system in the Commonwealth. The project is part of Dominion's Solar Partnership Program, in which Dominion leases rooftop or ground space at commercial, industrial or...

2013-12-02 12:22:53

CLEVELAND, Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Local Ohio Salvation Army offices are now accepting applications for Dominion East Ohio's EnergyShare program that helps families who have exhausted all other forms of winter energy assistance. EnergyShare is entering its 13(th) year in Ohio. To qualify for one-time EnergyShare assistance, a person must live in the Dominion service area, be a Dominion customer and must have: -- A household income no higher than 175 percent of the federal poverty...

2013-11-26 12:23:18

-- 19 additional organizations to receive $300,000 in funding; total for the year $575,000 RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nineteen more environmental organizations in Virginia will share an additional $300,000 in grants from the charitable arm of Dominion Resources, the parent company of Dominion Virginia Power, bringing the total funding this year to $575,000. The first wave of grants from the Dominion Foundation - $275,000 - was awarded in April to 17 organizations. The...

2013-11-22 08:21:14

Center to Produce Clean Energy for Connecticut Consumers SOMERS, Conn., Nov. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Representative Joseph Courtney and other federal, state and local dignitaries joined Dominion (NYSE: D) today to dedicate the Somers Solar Center - capable of producing enough electricity to power more than 1,500 homes - and mark a major milestone in the development of renewable energy in The Constitution State. "Connecticut's federal and state officials should be commended for...

2013-11-20 12:22:33

CLARKSBURG, W.Va., Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion (NYSE: D) announced today that Brian C. Sheppard, managing director-Pipeline Operations for Dominion Transmission, will be promoted to vice president-Pipeline Operations upon the retirement of Jeffrey L. Barger, effective April 1, 2014. Sheppard will be based in Clarksburg, W.Va., and report to Diane Leopold, senior vice president-Dominion Transmission. "Brian's vast technical and operational knowledge makes him an excellent...

2013-10-25 12:21:59

RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Dominion (NYSE: D) has declared a quarterly dividend of 56.25 cents per share of common stock. Dividends are payable on Dec. 20, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business Dec. 6, 2013. This is the 343rd consecutive dividend that Dominion or its predecessor company has paid holders of common stock. The company's last quarterly dividend was declared Aug. 13, 2013. The board of directors of Virginia...