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2014-10-01 12:24:09

Plan Reduces CO2 Emissions 30 Percent Below 2005 Levels by 2035 ST. LOUIS, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameren Missouri filed today with the Missouri Public Service Commission its 20-year plan that supports cleaner energy in the state of Missouri, including major expansions of solar and wind power. The utility's "Integrated Resource Plan" examines electric customers' projected long-term energy needs and describes Ameren Missouri's preferred approach to meeting those needs in a cost-effective...

2014-10-01 12:24:06

Statewide program offers tips, tools and programming to empower Virginians to reduce their energy use RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In celebration of National Energy Action Month, Virginia Energy Sense - the Commonwealth's statewide consumer energy education program under the guidance of the State Corporation Commission - is challenging Virginians to reduce their energy use by 10 percent and realize savings on monthly energy bills. Throughout October, Virginia Energy...

2014-10-01 08:24:39

HOUSTON, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oiltanking Partners L.P. (NYSE: OILT) (the "Partnership"), announced today that Oiltanking Holding Americas, Inc. ("Oiltanking Holdings"), a subsidiary of Oiltanking GmbH, has sold its 64.7% limited partner interest in the Partnership, represented by 15,899,802 common units and 38,899,802 subordinated units in the Partnership, as well as its 2% general partner interest and related incentive distribution rights, to Enterprise Products Partners L.P....

2014-10-01 08:24:34

Company Also Updates Certain Third Quarter Guidance Items HOUSTON, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) today confirmed plans to resume exploration drilling in the Falkland Islands in 2015 following the acquisition and evaluation of an extensive 3D seismic program over portions of the Company's 10 million acre position. The Company's initial operated prospect has been named Humpback and is located in the Fitzroy sub-basin of the Southern Area License. The...

2014-10-01 08:24:01

Joining two Louisiana utilities supports state economic development BATON ROUGE, La., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Throughout Louisiana, business is booming. The state's industrial renaissance has already resulted in commitments for more than $50 billion in new capital investment and more than 83,000 new direct and indirect jobs since 2008, according to state officials. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120913/MM74349LOGO Entergy Louisiana, LLC and Entergy Gulf States...

2014-10-01 08:23:43

$120M Project Creates Jobs, Improves Natural Gas Reliability COLDWATER, Mich., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Energy is celebrating today with landowners, contractors and employees involved in the successful 24-mile Southwest Michigan 1200B Pipeline project, which began commercial operation Sept. 18. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140930/149520 "It is important to pause and reflect on the magnitude of effort involved in taking a large project like this Southwest Michigan...

2014-09-30 23:08:23

Northwest remodeling firm is one of only four home performance contractors in the nation to be recognized for using cutting-edge technologies to reduce the energy costs of the nation’s homes Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 The U.S. Department of Energy presented Neil Kelly Company with a Housing Innovation Award during the Energy and Environmental Building Alliance’s Excellence in Building Conference in St. Louis, Missouri. Neil Kelly Company was one of four home...

2014-09-30 20:21:03

- Company informs FERC that it accepts the 79 environmental conditions RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion (NYSE: D) today notified the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that it has accepted the commission's order approving the Cove Point LNG liquefaction and export project and all of FERC's environmental conditions. "The FERC's review of this project was exhaustive, complete, and reflects consideration of thousands of comments. We thank the FERC for its...

2014-09-30 16:22:25

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) utilities are warning customers about a scam involving a telephone caller posing as a utility company employee threatening to shut off power unless an immediate payment is made using a pre-paid debit card such as a Green Dot card. Scams involving callers asking for utility bill payment via Green Dot cards have been reported by customers in all of FirstEnergy's service areas from Ohio to New Jersey, which include:...

2014-09-30 12:23:11

ALLENTOWN, Pa., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Montana's agreement to sell its hydroelectric facilities to NorthWestern Energy has received final approval from the Montana Public Service Commission. The commission issued a final order Friday (9/26) approving the transaction, which includes PPL Montana's 11 hydroelectric power plants and Hebgen Lake reservoir. The generating facilities have a combined capacity of more than 630 megawatts. The PSC action follows prior approvals...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.