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2014-05-21 08:25:35

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR), FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE), Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE: D) and DTE Energy Co. (NYSE: DTE). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at:...

2014-05-21 08:23:42

ALLENTOWN, Pa., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) declared a quarterly common stock dividend on Wednesday (5/21) of $0.3725 per share payable July 1, 2014, to shareowners of record as of June 10, 2014. PPL Corporation, with 2013 revenues of $12 billion, is one of the largest companies in the U.S. utility sector. The PPL family of companies delivers electricity and natural gas to about 10 million customers in the United States and the United Kingdom, owns more...

2014-05-20 12:25:28

RICHMOND, Va., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion (NYSE:D) has issued the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency's new rule designed to protect aquatic life from cooling water intakes at power stations: The Environmental Protection Agency's final rule for Cooling Water Intake Structures at Existing Facilities under section 316(b) of the Clean Water Act requires new technology and monitoring requirements on electric generating stations to reduce impacts...

2014-05-20 12:24:49

JUNO BEACH, Fla., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced that its limited partnership, NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NEP), has publicly filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in anticipation of a proposed initial public offering of common units representing limited partnership interests of NEP. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110124/FL34682LOGO NEP was formed by NextEra Energy to...

2014-05-20 12:24:35

GLENDALE, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ice Energy, a leading provider of distributed thermal energy storage and smart grid solutions, welcomes Cathy Zoi to its board of directors. Zoi spearheaded the Energy Star program, was chief of staff for environmental policy during the Clinton administration and oversaw $30 billion in energy investments while serving in the Obama administration as Department of Energy (DOE) assistant secretary and acting undersecretary. Cathy's...

2014-05-20 08:24:32

Shareholders Re-elect Directors; Consider Company and Shareholder Proposals AKRON, Ohio, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced preliminary voting results from its 2014 annual meeting. Each of the 14 nominees to the company's Board of Directors received at least 95 percent of the shares voted. Company proposals to ratify PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the company's independent registered public accounting firm and approve an advisory vote on named executive...

2014-05-19 20:20:58

Utility Employees Suffer from Dog Bites Every Year While Working LOS ANGELES, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For utility workers, a dog's bite is always worse than its bark. Every day, utility employees across California need to enter yards and homes to provide gas and electric services to customers. This routine part of their job can be hazardous when dog owners leave pets loose. May 18-24 is National Dog Bite Prevention Week, a public service campaign that emphasizes the need for increased...

2014-05-19 16:21:33

JACKSON, Mich., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Energy and Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder kicked off an effort to invigorate the Jackson-based company's downtown area this morning, joining more than 18 businesses and three colleges to celebrate the start of the new Anchor Initiative. "Caring for the communities we serve is our Promise to Michigan, and that is especially true in our hometown," said Consumers Energy President and CEO John Russell. "Businesses like ours can enable...

2014-05-18 23:02:02

Here are eight simple steps to a greener office from Rackwise, Inc's experts in "greening" the work place. They’ll also help to reduce carbon footprint. (PRWEB) May 18, 2014 Economic downturns often sharpen a company’s focus on cost savings, efficiency and lowering the expenses associated with running a company. It’s a great idea in theory, but it isn’t always easy to take the first steps toward a greener office and more efficient operations. So, how can businesses...

2014-05-16 12:23:47

HOUSTON, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: WTI) announced that it was informed today by the United States Department of Interior Bureau of Ocean Energy Management ("BOEM") that under applicable federal regulations W&T Offshore, Inc. (the "Company") qualifies for a waiver of certain supplemental bonding requirements for potential offshore decommissioning liabilities (including plugging and abandonment). In November 2013, the Company received a letter from...


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