Protecting substations and transformers after the PG&E Metcalf attack.
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Rooftop solar, net metering, and the perils of utilityspeak.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved the acquisition of UNS Energy by Fortis, finding the transaction is consistent with the public interest. The ruling is the next step toward finalizing the transaction. UNS Energy shareholders approved the acquisition on March 26, 2014.
New England’s proposed capacity market reform would force generators to ‘Be There or Else.’
Having lost Entergy to MISO, the Southwest Power Pool seeks its pound of flesh.
Entergy and ITC Holdings mutually agreed to end their pursuit of a spin/merger of Entergy's transmission business with ITC. The companies formally terminated the merger agreement and filed pleadings to withdraw the remaining transaction approval applications with Entergy's retail regulators, as well as the Missouri Public Service Commission and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The companies originally announced the deal on Dec.
Fortnightly’s Executive Roundtable considers industry options and risks.
Mississippi draws a line in the sand.
Williams Partners received Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approval to expand Transco, the nation’s largest natural gas pipeline system, to provide service to a new, gas-fired, power-generation plant in Virginia. The approximately $300 million Transco Virginia Southside Expansion is designed to provide 270,000 dekatherms per day (dth/d) of incremental transportation capacity in Virginia and North Carolina by September 2015.