Latest Richard Tullis Stories

2008-08-28 09:00:47

By Jasen Lee Deseret News Residents of the Heber Valley have a fresh source of power in the Jordanelle Dam Hydroelectric Power plant, which was formally opened in a dedication ceremony Wednesday. The $21.5 million facility began generating power on July 1. Construction of the project started in September 2006. The plant's two turbines are designed to supply approximately 12.91 megawatts of electricity -- enough to provide energy to about 9,000 households annually, said Richard Tullis,...

2008-06-23 03:00:26

By Bahr, Emilie The end of 2007 marked a turning point for McMoRan Exploration Co. The New Orleans-based energy company ended a two-year earnings skid with a solid fourth quarter and reported profits for the first quarter of 2008. Company officials and analysts pin the positive results on the acquisition of new producing properties last year, strong drilling results and high commodity prices. Despite a net loss of $63.9 million for the year, McMoRan reported net income of $9.7 million...

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