Energy Newswatch: Utilities
Armenia president reach agreement on construction of solar power plant
16 Jan 2022 17:06:00 UT
Armenian President Armen Sarkissian, who is on a working visit to the United Arab Emirates, met in the capital of Abu Dhabi with the General Director of Masdar Mohammed Jameel Al...
Some middle school parents oppose power plant exemption
16 Jan 2022 14:00:00 UT
A bill that would move forward the construction of a 41-megawatt power generation unit near Jose Rios Middle school is up for a public hearing this week, but many of the school's parents were still...
Missouri regulators explicitly allow coal ash pollution at Ameren's Labadie power plant
16 Jan 2022 11:00:00 UT
The coal ash basins at Labadie Energy Center contain 15 million...
US$219 million offshore wind power plant put into operation in Tra Vinh
16 Jan 2022 09:20:49 UT
Dong Hai 1 wind power plant has a scale of 25 wind towers with each turbine having a capacity of 4MW, reaching a total capacity of 100MW.  To build 25 wind towers, the construction company used a...
President Ilham Aliyev attended groundbreaking ceremony for “Khizi-Absheron” Wind Power Plant
15 Jan 2022 11:45:36 UT
A groundbreaking ceremony has been held for the 240-megawatt “Khizi-Absheron” Wind Power Plant to be built in Azerbaijan by ACWA Power of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. President of the Republic of...
Audit raises questions on utility funds
15 Jan 2022 06:00:00 UT
COLUMBUS, Ohio – FirstEnergy Corp. collected nearly $460 million from its customers to pay for modernizing its electric grid, but an outside audit ordered by state regulators could not determine how...
Opinion: Nuclear ‘Clean Power’ Act makes it faster, easier to raise utility rates
14 Jan 2022 20:46:55 UT
As our country deals with inflation and shrinking...
'Who Got The Money?' : State Utility Regulators Seek 2021 Winter Storm Expenses
15 Jan 2022 00:19:00 UT
OKLAHOMA CITY - It’s the $4.5 billion question – who is profiting off last year’s historic surge in energy prices amid a February winter storm?  State regulators are asking utility companies to get...
Koch Energy sues Texas utility for $21 mln in unpaid deep freeze bills
15 Jan 2022 00:01:00 UT
(Reuters) - A subsidiary of Koch Industries Inc sued a Texas natural gas utility on Friday in San Antonio federal court, accusing it of failing to pay $21 million for natural gas it received from the...
Newark Environmental Activists, Officials Laud Murphy’s Decision to ‘Pause’ Vote on Controversial Power Plant
13 Jan 2022 22:45:03 UT