Tag: Electric utilities

Malfunction triggers sirens at North Carolina nuclear plant

RALEIGH, N.C. — A malfunction caused public warning sirens to sound a false alarm Friday near a North Carolina nuclear power plant, authorities said. ...
Lawmakers propose major electric rate regulation overhaul

RICHMOND, Va. — New utility-backed legislation in Virginia would mean lower monthly bills in the short term but would still allow electric monopolies to...
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FRANKFORT, Ky. — A Kentucky Power Co. rate increase coupled with a surcharge elimination may leave Eastern Kentucky residents with some extra cash in...
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico's largest electric utility and other parties are throwing their support behind a rate increase proposal adopted by state regulators. ...
Melted nuclear fuel seen inside second Fukushima reactor

TOKYO — The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant said Friday that a long telescopic probe successfully captured images of what is most...
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HALLOWELL, Maine — Maine's largest electricity utility said the unprecedented October wind storm caused $69 million in damage to the power grid. ...
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BURRILLVILLE, R.I. — The developer of a natural gas-fired power plant says it's withholding payments to a Rhode Island town because it is using...
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RICHMOND, Va. — A group of lawmakers have put off unveiling legislation to overhaul how Virginia regulates its electric rates. ...
The Latest: Southern U’s library floods due to frozen pipes

DURHAM, N.C. — The Latest on winter weather in the South and elsewhere (all times local): ...
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Vectren Corp. says two large solar farms the utility is developing in southwestern Indiana should be completed by year's end. ...

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