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Receives EEI Awards for Responding to Gustav, Ike and Assisting Two Other Utilities NEW ORLEANS, March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Entergy Corporation accepted two national awards Wednesday for its work restoring power after hurricanes Gustav and Ike and for helping two utilities recover from severe weather.
Hurricane Dolly, Hurricane Gustav, Hurricane Ike, Midwest Flooding, Indiana Tornadoes WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today announced the top five disasters of 2008, based on the number of people needing shelter, food, and comfort.
PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2008 Atlantic hurricane season ended Sunday, and not a day too soon. While recent weeks have been quiet, July saw Hurricane Dolly lash South Padre Island, Texas, with 100 MPH winds. Come September, Gustav slammed New Orleans and the Louisiana coast.
Storm watchers say this year's U.S.
Rocksource has announced that the September 2008 production from its US subsidiaries averaged 2,290 barrels of oil equivalent per day, compared to the production of 769 barrels of oil equivalent per day in September 2007. The September 2008 production was effected by hurricane Ike.
El Paso Corporation (NYSE: EP) is providing an update on the effects of Hurricane Ike on its Gulf of Mexico and onshore production. Gulf of Mexico/S. Louisiana El Paso's net production in the Gulf of Mexico and S.
Ecologists said they fear Hurricane Ike did extensive damage to Gulf Coast beaches and wildlife habitat that could take years to repair.
By Michael Hooper By Michael Hooper THE CAPITAL-JOURNAL Regular unleaded gasoline dropped to $2.99 per gallon Tuesday at Quick Stop at S.W. 6th and Lane, where motorists waited in line to buy the fuel. "I think we're the cheapest place in town right now," said Usha Gulshan, a clerk at the station.
Swift Energy Company (NYSE:SFY) announced today that production in its Lake Washington field, located in Plaquemines Parish, LA., has been restored to approximately 85% of pre-storm levels and is expected to reach pre-storm production levels later this week.
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- American Electric Power Company Incorporated (NYSE:AEP) (Columbus, Ohio) is working on its reliability system as part of a filing with the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio, Michael Morris, Chairman, President and CEO, said at the recent Merrill Lynch Power and Gas Leaders Conference in New York.
As of 2:30pm Friday afternoon an area of disturbed weather has intensified in coverage over the Northeast Gulf of Mexico. At this time the NHC has given the area a 0% of development. As it continues to track westward across the Gulf of Mexico it will bring increased winds/seas and heavy precipitation to the area. Severe weather also can’t be ruled out with this system as it continues westward over the next couple of days. Places that are going to be impacted with increased seas will be any...
GULF COAST UNITED STATES The weekend of June 8-10, 2012 was one of the wettest weekends in a very long time for this region. Thunderstorms and very heavy rain started in the middle of the afternoon on Friday and continued all the way through Sunday Night. An upper level feature began to slide through Eastern Texas towards the Gulf of Mexico and this interacted with a quasi-stationary front that was situated along the Northern Gulf Coast. The two features acted together to create a very...
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