- Walking on sunshine? Not green advocates. MILLER, VALERIE // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/20/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 25, p5
The article focuses on energy and utility bills passed in Nevada in 2011. It cites the implications of the passage of Assembly Bill (AB) 150, which amended state law to allow electric providers to use the implementation of energy efficiency measures to count toward the required 15 percent...
- Mergers may bring services for home in single package. Tyson, James L. // Christian Science Monitor;1/2/97, Vol. 89 Issue 26, p9
Reports that deregulation of the gas and electricity industries in the United States, has resulted in numerous mergers between utilities. Possible future of customer billing receipts in the future; Benefits of utilities mergers; Comments from Eugene Abraham, chief executive officer at Sargent &...
- M&A pauses in utility sector - but only briefly, say bankers. Rosenthal, Lisa // Investment Dealers' Digest;07/27/98, Vol. 64 Issue 30, p33
Presents information on a number of mergers in the utility industry in the United States (US). Reference to the proposed $1.2 billion merger between Sierra Pacific Resources Corp., and Nevada Power Company; Comments from David Hedley, managing director fo the utilities group at Donaldson,...
- Muni utilities' needs for better incentives may hamper private utility mergers. Stanton, Michael // Bond Buyer;10/11/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30744, p32
Reports that municipal utilities' need for better incentives may hamper private utilities mergers in the United States. Municipal utilities' access to tax-exempt financing; Evaluation of municipal system.
- California Lobbyists Wary Of Power-Crisis Measures. Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;5/14/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 20, p40
Reports the reactions of cable operators on the proposed legislation for power-crisis measures in California. Comments of the operators on the proposal's lack of protection for the cable industry; Changes in public utility policy; Amendment of the bill to protect the cable industry.
- PUHCA'S GONE: WHAT IS NEXT FOR HOLDING COMPANIES? Melnyk, Markian M. W.; Lamb, William S. // Energy Law Journal;2006, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p1
Discusses the Public Utility Holding Company Act (PUHCA) of 1935 in the U.S. Conditions in the utility industry that gave rise to the law; Provisions of the law on public utility holding companies; Changes in the utility industry that led to the repeal of PUHCA on February 8, 2006.
- NEWS BRIEFS. // Electric Light & Power;Nov2000, Vol. 78 Issue 11, p3
Reports several developments related to the utilities industry in the United States as of November 2000. Acquisition of the natural gas utility business of Montana Power by the Northwestern Corp.; Participation of Calpine Corp. in a power sales agreement with Imperial Irrigation District; Plans...
- Utilities give business owners an edge. // Entrepreneur;July97, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p134
Reports on a program called Business Edge for small businesses in the United States that helps entrepreneurs reduce energy costs, improve marketing skills and comply with environmental regulations. Information on the companies that provide services to small businesses; Details on how...
- don't shoot cap guns in Rhode Island or merge non-contiguous utility territories. Brown, Steven // Electric Light & Power;Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p8
Comments on the development of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 in the U.S. Relevance with the recent escalation in utility merger and acquisition activity; Advantages of localized management; Details of the comprehensive Energy Bill.