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2011-07-22 07:32:00

NEWARK, N.J., July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Roseton OL, LLC and Danskammer OL, LLC, indirect subsidiaries of Public Service Enterprise Group (NYSE:PEG) (the "PSEG Entities"), have filed suit against Dynegy Holdings Inc. ("DHI") in the Delaware Court of Chancery to halt DHI's proposed transfer of certain of its coal and natural gas power assets to new "bankruptcy remote" subsidiaries. The PSEG entities are owner-lessors of the Danskammer and Roseton electric generating facilities. The lessees...

2011-05-06 09:00:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES Americas) announced the hiring of Patrick Welch as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Welch comes to RES Americas from Atlantic Power Corporation (TSX: ATP; NYSE: AT), a Boston-based, public company in the independent power and transmission business, where he currently serves as CFO. Mr. Welch will begin at RES Americas in mid-June. (Logo:...

2011-02-17 09:58:00

Shareholders Urge Energy Companies to Tackle Risks from Climate Change, Water Scarcity and Other Environmental Threats BOSTON, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Affirming the financial risks that climate change and other environmental concerns pose to leading energy companies, investors announced today the filing of 66 climate and energy related shareholder resolutions with 41 coal, electric power and oil companies in the 2011 proxy season, making 2011 a record for shareholder engagement in...

2010-12-15 06:07:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dynegy Inc. (NYSE: DYN) today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously approved a definitive agreement to be acquired by Icahn Enterprises L.P. (NYSE: IEP) in a tender offer followed by a merger for $5.50 per share in cash, or approximately $665 million in the aggregate. Dynegy has approximately $3.95 billion of outstanding debt, net of cash. Under the terms of the agreement, Dynegy stockholders will receive $5.50 in cash...

2009-11-04 13:22:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Generators for Affordable Power (GAP) today sent a letter to key U.S. Senators responding to inaccurate information being circulated by the American Public Power Association (APPA) and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). These interest groups have mounted a lobbying campaign to undo a carefully-crafted compromise designed to protect consumers and included in both the House and Senate versions of climate legislation. The...

2009-06-22 07:00:00

Board Initiates Executive Search EAST HANOVER, N.J., June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Comverge, Inc. (Nasdaq: COMV), a leading provider of comprehensive smart grid, demand management and energy efficiency solutions, today announced that Michael Picchi, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Comverge, has been appointed to the additional role of Interim President and Chief Executive Officer, and that Alec Dreyer, currently Lead Director of Comverge's Board, has been...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'