(May 2006) Kinder Morgan Inc. named Steve Kean executive vice president and COO, and Larry Pierce was named vice president, corporate communications. MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co. completed the purchase of PacifiCorp from ScottishPower and announced new staffing. Progress Energy named Jeffrey J. Lyash president and CEO of Progress Energy Florida. Westar Energy Inc. announced several changes in leadership. And others...
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EPA flounders on the Clean Water rule, while producers tackle the real enemy—shortage.
Will wind power close the gap between state renewable portfolio standards and the current shortfall in viable technologies?
Utilities will face stark tradeoffs in meeting the next round of emissions controls.
New Opportunities: Dynegy Inc. announced that Carolyn M. Campbell has been named group general counsel-corporate finance & securities, and corporate secretary. Campbell joins Dynegy from Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP.
Are consumer broadband over powerline (BPL) services enough to make the business case for utilities?
The technology works, but public policy will dictate its future.
Commercialization of methane recovery from coastal deposits of methane hydrates could head off an impending gas shortage.
Data gathering and controllability offer the quickest path to reliability.