TITLE

INVESTMENT BANKING DATABASE: ENERGY & POWER

PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/30/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 21, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents energy and power related statistics and various news items associated with investment banking. Billionaire investor Warren Buffett agreed to buy PacifiCorp for 5.1 billion dollars plus the assumption of 4.3 billion dollars in debt. MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co., a unit of Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, will purchase the electric utility from Great Britain's Scottish Power. Power generator Calpine announced a sweeping restructuring program designed to boost profitability. Westor Energy, a Kansas utility, reached a settlement in a EERC investigation into energy trades made in 2002.
ACCESSION #
17200704

 

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