Overruling a request by the Ohio Consumers Counsel to not allow an industrial group to withdraw its complaint against Ohio Power, FERC granted the industrial group’s motion to dismiss the complaint about transmission charges.
Following two tests of utility-scale solar projects’ ability to address intermittency, NREL says fostering ancillary services or somehow compensating solar plant owners for having controllable features for projects will be key as solar penetrations climb.
The route originates from an existing Appalachian Power transmission line on the west side of Abingdon, and from there, it runs south out of Abingdon across Interstate 81 into Washington County before turning east to an end point at the new substation location on Vances Mill Road, the company said.
American Electric Power reached important milestones in 2015 when it completed the sale of its commercial barge line river operations and also reached a settlement with several parties regarding in Ohio with the AEP Ohio power purchase agreement case.
Xcel had another successful year in 2015, delivering ongoing earnings of $2.09 per share despite some challenging weather, weak sales and some regulatory setbacks, Xcel Energy Chairman, President and CEO Ben Fowke said on Jan. 28.
Bernstein Research said Jan. 29 that the financial community has become much less confident that NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) will be able to successfully complete its proposed merger with Hawaiian Electric Industries (NYSE:HE). […]