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2010-05-20 02:28:00

LONDON, May 20, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Grid CEO Steve Holliday reflects on the international electricity and gas company's full year results after profits before tax rose 12% to GBP1.974bn. In an interview for financial broadcaster http://www.cantos.com he updates the market on the current investment programme following the company's record GBP3.3bn spend to keep all its major projects on track. He also gives his thoughts on the regulatory environment, the...

2010-05-14 13:32:00

PEARL RIVER, N.Y., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Pipeline Company, L.L.C. announced today that Joseph P. Shields has been named president of the company, effective June 1, 2010. He replaces Richard H. Leehr who has served as company president since 2005. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20061206/MILLPIPELINE ) "We are very excited to have an executive of Joe's caliber joining Millennium Pipeline," said Millennium Chairman Jim Howe. "Joe has over 25 years of experience in...

2010-01-22 14:41:00

PEARL RIVER, N.Y., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Pipeline Company, L.L.C. today announced a binding Open Season for shippers seeking firm transportation capacity commencing November 1, 2013 to support system mainline expansions. The Open Season begins January 25, 2010, and runs through February 12, 2010. The Open Season Notice has been posted on Millennium's electronic bulletin board as well as its website at www.millenniumpipeline.com where further details are provided. Prospective...

2010-01-08 16:44:00

PEARL RIVER, N.Y., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Pipeline Company, L.L.C. today announced that its one year old natural gas pipeline delivered in excess of 714,700 dekatherms on January 4, 2010, setting a new peak day for natural gas shipments to Northeast gas consumers. The natural gas supply is sourced from a variety of locations including western New York gas production and storage fields, as well as through interconnections with gas pipelines bringing Marcellus Shale gas from...

2009-11-19 02:21:00

LONDON, November 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Grid, the electricity and gas distribution company, announced "very strong" half-yearly results with pre-tax profits up by 16 per cent and earnings ahead by 31 per cent, despite a difficult trading environment. The company said its GBP3.4bn investment strategy was on track, with GBP1.5bn invested in the first half of the year. In an interview with http://www.cantos.com, Steve Holliday, Chief Executive, said: "The...

2009-10-12 15:00:00

DOVER, Del., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) today announced that Glass, Lewis & Co. and PROXY Governance, Inc., two independent proxy advisory firms, have each recommended that Chesapeake shareholders vote "FOR" the strategic merger with Florida Public Utilities (NYSE Amex: FPU) at Chesapeake's Special Meeting of Shareholders on October 22, 2009. "We are very pleased that these two independent shareholder advisory firms have...

2009-08-06 06:15:00

TULSA, Okla., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Williams (NYSE: WMB) announced today that it has completed a successful binding open season for its proposed Northeast Supply Project, an expansion of the Transco pipeline system designed to provide East Coast markets with additional access to the many economical sources of clean-burning natural gas provided by the Transco pipeline. The open season began June 23 and ended July 10, 2009. Northeast Supply transportation service will be...

2009-07-23 15:59:00

PEARL RIVER, N.Y., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Pipeline Company, L.L.C. today announced the addition of two new senior executives to its organization; Stan Brownell as the Vice President, Marketing and Business Development and John V. Keith as Vice President, Finance and Controller. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20061206/MILLPIPELINE) "These accomplished gas industry executives will serve us well in developing our business as we enter the long term operating...

2009-07-23 10:04:00

PEARL RIVER, N.Y., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Pipeline Company, L.L.C. (Millennium) has announced a non-binding Open Season for firm shippers seeking unsubscribed firm, forward haul transportation capacity commencing November 1, 2009. The Open Season Notice has been posted on Millennium's electronic bulletin board as well as its website at www.millenniumpipeline.com where further details are provided. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20061206/MILLPIPELINE ) The Open...

2009-07-15 16:00:00

BERLIN, Conn., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Northeast Utilities (NYSE: NU) today notified the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) of its intent to file an application through its three electric operating companies requesting between $100 million and $150 million in federal stimulus funds to support the installation of smart grid technology and expanded access to advanced meters for at least 200,000 customers in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. (Logo:...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.