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- Looking to Compete. Victory, Darren // Bond Buyer;11/27/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31272, p1
Reports that the power utility company Salt River Project Agricultural Improvement and Power District of Arizona will issue million of refunding revenue bonds. Reason for the issuance of bonds; Amount of bonds; rating of the bonds; Maturity dates of the bonds.
- Ohio Air Quality Agency readies issues for pair of electric utilities. Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;03/10/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30846, p3
Reports the plans to sell tax-exempt pollution control revenue refunding bonds by Ohio Air Quality Development Authority in behalf of electric utility companies in Akron, Ohio. Companies approved for refundings; Terms for the Dutch auction; Uses of original bonds proceeds.
- Austin to use refunding to invigorate utility's competitiveness. Preston, Darrell // Bond Buyer;08/05/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30202, p30
Reports that the $226.8 million bond refunding of Austin, Texas marks a new era in the city utility's competitive environment. Expected savings from the refunding; Combined utility revenue issues from June 6, 1991 to August 22, 1996; Credit ratings, lead manager and insurer of the bond deals.
- Electric Utilities Could Refund Again If Long-Shot Bill Passes. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;4/11/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31363, p36
Reports on the legislation proposal of the Congress allowing the an advance refunding of public power utilities in South Carolina. Reduction of interest rate costs; Total outstanding tax-exempt debt of public power systems; Limitation of the bill to public power debt.
- MEAG to sell $420 million of refunding debt. Sherman, Lynn // Bond Buyer;07/10/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30184, p2
Reveals the plans of the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia to sell its Series 1997 refunding bonds through J.P. Morgan Securities Inc. Insurers of the bonds; Rate given to the bonds by Standard & Poor.
- House Bill: One More Advance Refunding for Power Bonds. Duff, Susanna // Bond Buyer;6/10/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31653, p4
This article focuses on a resolution passed in the United States in the week of June 2, 2003 , which enables public power utilities to be able to advance refund tax-exempt debt used for electricity bonds one additional time. Introduced on June 3, 2003, the bill would allow an additional advance...
- On Heels of Bond Rally, Puerto Rico Utility's Refunding Grows to $210M. D'Ambrosio, Jill // Bond Buyer;8/10/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31944, p40
Reports that the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority has added $85 million of power revenue bonds to the $125 million refunding it had already planned for pricing on August 10, 2004. Investment banks involved in the deal; Bond market rally on August 7, 2004; Credit ratings given by Standard &...
- Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia. Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer;06/17/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30416, p8
Reports that the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia has declared that electric deregulation will not affect the agency until the year 2002. Electricity costs; Focus on maintaining its competitive prices and reducing its $3.7 billion debt; Release of two tax-exempt refundings; Variable-rate...
- Platte River Power Agency In Colorado to Refund $103M. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;1/30/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32557, p8
The article reports that the Platte River Power Authority in Colorado plans to go to market with a $102.5 million refunding. Proceeds from the tax-exempt offering will take out portions of the authority's Series DD bonds and Series EE bonds. The deal is structured as serial bonds reaching final...