Little Rock Water Utilities Merge With Little Difficulty
- A more turbulent pool. Ryst, Sonja // Bond Buyer;09/09/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30722, p1
Reports on the merger trend among water companies in the United States. Pressure on the private sector; Effects of fewer issuers on tax-exempt water and sewer bond issuance; Underrating of water utility bonds.
- When two utilities become one. // Public Works;Aug2010, Vol. 141 Issue 9, p25
The article focuses on the management of the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority on the water and sewer utility systems with the merger of the City of Wilmington and New Hanover County in North Carolina. Nancy Gallinaro, its chief operating officer (COO), says that their role in the merger is to...
- A merger mystery. Tupper, Stephen // Utility Week;9/26/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 13, p22
Assesses the implication of the Enterprise Act of 2002 for inter-water company mergers in Great Britain, which made some changes to the system of merger scrutiny applied to all deals. Provisions on inter-water company mergers under the Water Industry Act of 1991; Analysis of the First...
- Industry Restructuring: What Happened to Merger Mania? Dukart, James R. // Transmission & Distribution World;Jan2003, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p34
Examines the merger activities in the public utilities industry in the U.S. Impact of electric deregulation and economic downturn on merger activities; List of merged and combined utility companies; Percentage stock performance of six notable utilities.
- Reaching for the gold ring: Mergermania in the utility business. Beard, Myron J. // Electric Light & Power;May98, Vol. 76 Issue 5, p11
Focuses on the failure of mergers in the public utilities in the United States. Gaining competitive advantages; Reasons for failed mergers; General areas of activity in mergers; Turbulent transition.
- Viable deal formats for merging utilities. Hogan, Joris M.; Howard, Rodrigo J. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Sep/Oct96, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p41
Proposes a merger structure for public utilities in the United States. Laws preventing utility holding companies from pursuing mergers and acquisitions with other American utilities outside immediate geographic regions; Qualification for interstate exemptions. INSETS: Working the...
- Real reasons not to merge utilities. Henderson, Tom // Indianapolis Business Journal;4/12/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p13
In this article, the author discusses the reasons why utilities industries should not be merged, including pollution problem and irresponsibility, in Indianapolis, Indiana.
- Utility mergers could leave state with 2 behemoths. Lentz, Philip // Crain's New York Business;05/18/98, Vol. 14 Issue 20, p3
Focuses on utility mergers in the state of New York with reference to a decision by Consolidated Edison Incorporated to purchase Orange and Rockland Utilities Incorporated. Impact these mergers could have on the utility industry in New York; Comments made by Barry Abramson, an energy equity...
- Acquisitions. // LP/Gas;Nov95, Vol. 55 Issue 11, p7
Presents brief reports as they relate to acquisitions. Star Gas Corporation acquires DeBolt Gas and Electric Trust; Valley National Gases Incorporated acquires AL Compresses Gases among others.