Calif. Loan Seen as Step To Recovery
- Good Omens for Calif. GOs. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;9/7/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31219, p1
Reports the general obligation (GO) bond sale in California. Proceeds of the GO sale; Predictions on the interest of the 500 million-dollar sale by analysts; Reimbursement of funds to purchase power utilities.
- Media Assault Meets California Measure To Block Utility Hikes for Rate Bonds. Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;09/30/98, Vol. 325 Issue 30489, p3
Focuses on the media campaign launched by three investor-owned electric utilities in California against a measure forbidding utilities from charging consumers to pay off $6 billion of rate reduction bonds. Arguments expressed by utilities opposing Proposition 9; Reaction of Proposition 9...
- CenterPoint: Harbinger of Doom or Just Bad Luck? Hintze, John // Bank Loan Report;11/18/2002, Vol. 17 Issue 45, p1
Provides information on the bank loan closed by electric utilities in the U.S. for the week ending November 18, 2002. Total amount of CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric's loan; Tucson Electric's loan package.
- In brief. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;9/17/1999, Vol. 43 Issue 37, p35
Reports on the syndicated loan issued for the Rades independent electric power project in Tunisia.
- California Senate set to vote on borrowing for private utilities. Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;08/07/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30204, p1
Announces the California Senate's plan to vote on legislation to clear the way for the state's infrastructure bond bank issue $7.3 billion of electric rate-reduction bonds. Background on the legislation; Taxation provisions expected; Plans for the use of the bond's proceeds; Enabling...
- Too bad there is no Standard & Poor's for politics. Sowell, Thomas // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;05/07/2001, Vol. 30 Issue 43, p26
Focuses on the electricity crisis in California. Question on the reduction of the state bond rate issued to the Standard & Poor; Criticism on the local government; Safety of the state bonds; Demand for federal price controls as a solution to the crisis.
- Financiers Dim a Few Lights. Johnson, Mark // Global Finance;Jul2001, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p34
Presents update on global project finance as of July 2001. Data on loans from the Capital Data ProjectWare; Crises in the electric power industries; Opportunities for financiers; Government involvement in project finance in the Middle East.
- Reports: Pressure's Off California, But Fallout Remains to Be Seen. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;6/29/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31171, p3
Reports that Standard & Poor's has removed California from CreditWatch due to the bridge fund obtained by the Department of Water Resources which will be used to buy power for the state's cash-strapped utilities. California's negative long-term rating outlook; Power revenue bond sale; Rating of...
- Energy Dept. Finalizes $117 Million for Hawaiian Wind Power. Gallagher, Matt // Red Herring;8/3/2010, p7
The article focuses on a 117 million U.S. dollar loan guarantee given to Kahuku Wind Power for their 30-megawatt wind power project. The 20 year contract finalized by the U.S. Department of Energy states that the power will be sold to Hawaiian Electric Company in Oahu. It is also mentioned that...