Latest South Texas Nuclear Generating Station Stories

2010-10-14 14:59:00

Experts: South Texas Project and V.C. Summer Reactor Trapped by Same "Powerful Undertow" of Unfavorable Economics, Cheap Natural Gas, Slumping Demand and Runaway Construction Costs That Caused the Collapse of Calvert Cliffs-3. WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The same combination of forces that brought down Constellation Energy's Calvert Cliffs-3 nuclear reactor are already well along in the process of undermining the two major remaining federal loan guarantee applicants:...

2010-04-20 17:34:00

BELOIT, Wis., April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fairbanks Morse Engine, an EnPro Industries (NYSE: NPO) company, announced today that it has been awarded a contract to supply six safety related Fairbanks Morse Colt-Pielstick PC2.6B Emergency Diesel Generator sets (EDGs) to Toshiba America Nuclear Energy Corp. (TANE) for installation at Units 3 & 4 of the STP Nuclear Operating Company in Matagorda County, Texas. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100420/CL90254 ) The EDGs...

2008-09-23 15:00:29

Fitch has assigned an 'AA+' rating to San Antonio, Texas' (the city) $319.44 million of electric and gas systems revenue bonds, new series 2008A, issued on behalf of CPS Energy. Proceeds of the new series 2008A bonds will refund outstanding Series 1998A bonds for savings. The bonds are expected to price on Oct. 7, 2008. Fitch also affirms the 'AA+' long-term rating on CPS Energy's outstanding senior ($2.9 billion) and subordinate ($402 million) bonds and the 'F1+' rating on outstanding...

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