Fortnightly Magazine - December 2017

Can of Worms

Energy Department NOPR Forcing Difficult Conversations

Parties are warring over whether preventing certain plants from retiring makes the grid resilient.

CFO Roundtable, Part 1

More Strategy in the CFO’s Responsibilities

A discussion with Bob Frenzel, CFO, Xcel Energy; Marty Lyons, CFO, Ameren; and Drew Marsh, CFO, Entergy.

2018's Olympics of Gas

Information exchange will be incredible.

If you are involved with any sector of the gas industry, this is the event to attend.

Sustainability Disclosures

Focus on building and protecting shareholder value

Mr. Atkins spoke about the recent uptick in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)-related shareholder activism and proxy initiatives at investor-owned electric utilities.

A New Face For PBR

Aligning Incentives in the Electric Utility Ecosystem

Incentives for most performance-based regulation do little to move the Utility of the Future agenda forward.

Electricity or Natural Gas

Which Holds the Real Price Advantage?

The price of electricity per Btu based on marginal costs may be considerably lower than the price of natural gas when the grid is primarily supplied by wind and solar.