Citations with the tag: STATE power
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- Book reviews.
McClelland, Charles W. // International Journal of African Historical Studies; 1998, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p407
Reviews the book `Class, State, and Power in Africa: A Case Study of the Kingdom of Shawa (Ethiopia) About 1840,' by Svein Ege.
- 4,800 strikes a day.
McClelland, Charles W. // Electric Perspectives; Jul/Aug98, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p11
Focuses on Northern States Power Company's (NSP) Birdcam Web site. Average hits a day at the Birdcam site on its home page in May 1998; Background information on the nesting boxes of NSP; Description of the Birdcam site; Factors that affect the cost of additional site to the home page according...
- School district upgrades energy-related systems.
McClelland, Charles W. // Engineered Systems; Apr96, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p12
Reports that Cenergy, a subsidiary of Northern States Power Co., was selected by the Minneapolis, Minnesota-based Burnsville School District to retrofit and upgrade the energy-related systems of the district's 12 buildings. Initial phase of the project; Predicted savings in energy and operating...
- Decision of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine No. 20-rp of September 30, 2010 (Case of Observing the Procedure for Amending the Constitution of Ukraine).
McClelland, Charles W. // Statutes & Decisions: The Laws of the USSR & Its Successor State; May/Jun2011, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p41
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- Manitoba Hydro sells 500 MW to NSP from Limestone units.
McClelland, Charles W. // Electric Light & Power; Apr93, Vol. 71 Issue 4, p1
Reports on the National States Power's purchase of 500 megawatts from Manitoba Hydro starting May 1992. Limestone Generating Station on the Nelson River as source.
- Economic realities fuel mergers.
Warkentin, Denise // Electric Light & Power; Jul95, Vol. 73 Issue 7, p1
Covers the merger between Northern States Power (NSP) and Wisconsin Energy Corp. (WEC). Benefits of the merger for both companies; Merger agreements; Goals of the merger.
- NYPA offers to buy all transmission lines in state.
Beaty, Wayne // Electric Light & Power; Jun96, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p28
Reports on the New York Power Authority's (NYPA) proposal to become the owner and operator of New York State's high voltage transmission assets. Benefits of the move in terms of competition; Cost effectiveness of the plan according to Charles M. Pratt, NYPA's general counsel.
- NYPA offers to buy all transmission lines in state.
Beaty, Wayne // Electric Light & Power; Jul96, Vol. 74 Issue 7, p24
Reports that New York Power Authority has proposed a plan to assist the state in moving to a fully competitive electricity marketplace by buying all transmission lines in the state. Proposal made during at a Public Service Commission hearing.
- Entergy, NYPA end negotiations.
Beaty, Wayne // Electric Light & Power; Jan1997, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p26
Reports that Entergy Corporation has ended its contract with New York Power Authority (NYPA). Reason for ending the contract.
- NSP catches flak over ISO.
Beaty, Wayne // Electric Light & Power; Feb99, Vol. 77 Issue 2, p3
Reports that in late December 1998, Minnesota Power filed a complaint with the United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), charging that Northern States Power Co. (NSP) was in breach of a contract.
- Combined-cycle plant first built by a state authority.
Crouch, W.W.; Antenucci, T.P // Power; Apr94, Vol. 138 Issue 4, p102
Focuses on the Richard M. Flynn powerplant in Holtsville, New York constructed by the New York Power Authority. Proposal to Long Island Lighting Co.; Components of the power cycle; Emissions control; Other environmental features.
- NSP to supply Sears with energy mgmt services.
Crouch, W.W.; Antenucci, T.P // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News; 1/27/97, Vol. 200 Issue 4, p70
Focuses on the selection of Northern States Power Co. by Sears Roebuck and Co. for a regional energy alliance to provide energy management services to the retailer.
- The Case for Multilateralism.
Kogan, Eugene B. // Humanist; Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p26
Deals with the multiculturalism issue surrounding the U.S. war against terrorism. Implication of the wrangling over Iraq in the United Nations Security Council for the multiculturalism concept; Link between the individual's role in the international system and the decline in state power; Change...
- Gulf State corporate headquarters, Russ Mason of Alabama Machinery win yearly chapter awards.
Kogan, Eugene B. // Marketing News; 8/15/74, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p4
The article announces that Gulf State Paper Corp. has received the Marketing Firm of the Year Award presented by the American Market Association's Birmingham Chapter in August 1974.
- Chapter 1: Rethinking Power.
Gray, Obika // Demeaned but Empowered: The Social Power of the Urban Poor in Ja; 2004, p1
Chapter 1 of the book "Demeaned But Empowered: The Social Power of the Urban Poor in Jamaica" is presented. It discusses the issue of state power in postcolonial Jamaica. It provides a revision of the identity of state power in Jamaica. It considers the political meaning of responses to state...
- Book reviews.
O'Brien, Donal Cruise // African Affairs; Jul95, Vol. 94 Issue 376, p433
Reviews the book `Islamic Society and State Power in Senegal: Disciples and Citizens in Fatick,' by Leonardo A. Villalon.
- Electric power struggle pits city against state.
Lentz, Philip // Crain's New York Business; 6/3/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 22, p4
Reports the decision of the New York City officials to disengage its contract with the New York Power Authority (NYPA). Reason behind the decision; Cost benefit with the NYPA contract; Impact of the NYPA contract on competition.
- Utilities seek approval for merger.
Lentz, Philip // Modern Power Systems; Sep95, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p11
Reports on Wisconsin Energy Corp. and Northern States Power Co.'s filing of petitions with their state regulators for approval to merge.
- Book reviews.
Maclean, Derryl N. // Pacific Affairs; Fall93, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p435
Reviews the book `Sufi Saints and State Power: The Pirs of Sind, 1843-1947,' by Sarah F.D. Ansari.
- Legal Snapshot.
Corbin, Lillian // Legaldate; Mar2011, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p8
The article focuses on the legal system of Australia that is by a historical event in 17th century Great Britain where the parliament and the king struggled to be the dominant ruler. It examines the importance of court hierarchy to protect the rights of individuals and the separation of state...
- Cheaper power helps Diemolding hold the line.
Weaver, Gray // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing; 6/26/95, Vol. 9 Issue 13, p13
Reports that Diemolding Corp. has received a five-year allocation from the New York Power Authority for an electrical demand level of 800 kilowatts. Annual firm savings in electricity bills; Profile of Diemolding; Production of allocated power at the James A. FitzPatrick nuclear-power plant;...
- BETTER GOVERNANCE.
Schwartzman, Stephan; Moutinho, Paulo // American Prospect; Sep2007, Vol. 18 Issue 9, pA20
The article focuses on the governance scenario for the future of the Amazon. It states that some 93,000 square miles of newly protected areas have been created by the Brazilian government in the Amazon. They have also launched a series of high-profile law-enforcement actions against illegal...
- County to receive more low-cost power.
Philippidis, Alex // Westchester County Business Journal; 03/19/2001, Vol. 40 Issue 12, p6
Reports the increase of lower-cost power in the Westchester County Public Utility Service Agency by the New York Power Authority. Approval of the power increase; Issues on the expansion of the power agency; Benefits of the low-cost power for businesses and institutions.
- Sustainable enterprise in the inner city.
Philippidis, Alex // In Business; Sep/Oct97, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p23
States that Green Institute's Phillips Eco-Enterprise Center (PEEC) aims to attract and develop sustainable businesses within inner city Minneapolis. Future home of the PEEC; Green Institute's first project; Involvement of Northern States Power (NSP), Minnesota's largest electric utility...
- NYPA and Entergy call off negotiations.
Philippidis, Alex // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing; 12/23/96, Vol. 10 Issue 26, p8
Reports that the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and Entergy Corp. have ceased negotiations on a contract to manage NYPA's nuclear power plants last October 1996. Disagreement on allocation of costs and financial incentives.
- Fuel cell grant.
Philippidis, Alex // Modern Power Systems; Nov96, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p11
Reports that the New York Power Authority has won a federal grant to help fund the installation of fuel cell power plants at government sites in New York City and Westchester County. Use of the gas generated in the Yonkers power plant as fuel for the power unit instead of being flared into the...
- Study Ranks NYPA Among Nation's Cleanest Utilities.
Philippidis, Alex // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing; 09/28/98, Vol. 12 Issue 20, p18
Reports that the New York Power Authority ranks among the environmentally cleanest of the 100 largest electric utilities in the United States according to a study by the Natural Resources Defense Council and Public Service Electric & Gas of Newark, New Jersey. Emission rates for nitrogen oxides...
- Efficient power producer.
Philippidis, Alex // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 8/21/95, Vol. 42 Issue 34, p1
Features the New York Power Authority's Richard M. Flynn power-plant in Holtsville.
- Flood, fire and recovery.
Vitcenda, Mary // American Gas; Sep97, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p30
Reports on the efforts of Northern States Power (NSP) in rebuilding the damages in gas infrastructure caused by flood and fire in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Disconnection of gas service to customer sites affected by the flood to prevent leaks; Help extended by NSP employees in evacuation of the...
- We Don't Do Empire.
Porter, Bernard // History Today; Mar2005, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p31
Comments on the U.S. denials of a new imperialism and finds comparisons with the British experience. Position of the U.S. when it comes to imperialism; Similarities between American imperialism and British imperialism; Class structures of both the U.S. and Great Britain.
- An empire in decline, U.S. vainly vents its military might.
Conway, John F. // CCPA Monitor; Oct2010, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p36
The article focuses on the decline of the U.S. empire as more regimes distance themselves from the excesses of the states. The author says that the world population distance themselves from the states as they see its as the greatest threat to world peace. He emphasizes that failing empires need...
- The Price of Empire.
Conway, John F. // Time; 1/18/1982, Vol. 119 Issue 3, p38
The article explores the price that the Soviet Union faces as an empire. Being an empire is deemed expensive as depicted of the country's extension of trade credit to Poland. The Kremlin pumps four billion dollars into Poland since mid-1980s wherein some of it in rubles that can be used to...
- Northern States saves installation time with PE pipelaying equipment.
Cieminski, Caroline // Pipeline & Gas Journal; Dec94, Vol. 221 Issue 12, p44
Discusses how Minneapolis, Minnesota-based Northern States Power Co. (NSP Gas) and its contractor Mueller Pipeliners realized cost savings with their natural gas pipeline installation by using coiled PE pipes. Planning efforts of the company; Replacement of the traditional mapping system with a...
- Minnesota utility customers can earn rebates for converting to non-CFC refrigerants.
Cieminski, Caroline // Buildings; Jul93, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p22
Reports on the first utility rebate for converting centrifugal chillers to non-chlorofluorocarbons refrigerants by Northern States Power (NSP) Co.; Chiller Efficiency Program; Scope of rebates; Restrictions.
- Northern States Power, Wisconsin Energy approve merger agreement.
Cieminski, Caroline // Electric Light & Power; Jun95, Vol. 73 Issue 6, p1
Reports on Northern States Power Co. and Wisconsin Energy Corp.'s approval of a merger agreement on May 1, 1995, that would create the tenth-largest investor-owned company in the United States. Net savings to result from the merger; Terms of the merger agreement; Background information on the...
- Fifteen minutes of Muslim fame.
Sardar, Ziauddin // New Statesman; 3/5/2007, Vol. 136 Issue 4834, p21
In this article the author examines issues surrounding the notion of power and influence wielded by prominent Muslims in Great Britain. Taking the "Power 100" list of Muslims in the U.K. compiled by the Islamic Bank of Britain, the author discusses the significant lack of power commanded by...
- Learning to share.
Paul, Lauren Gibbons // PC Week; 6/5/95, Vol. 12 Issue 22, pE/7
Focuses on Northern States Power Corp. chief information officer Roger Sandeen's use of a process that centralizes the review of capital expenditure. Sharing of the burden of enforcing promised cost reduction; justification and budgeting of capital investments.
- VISION OF WORLD ORDER: BETWEEN STATE POWER AND HUMAN JUSTICE.
Campbell, John C. // Foreign Affairs; Spring85, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p912
The article reviews the book "Visions of World Order: Between State Power and Human Justice," by Julius Stone.
- FOUNDATIONS AND LIMITS OF STATE POWER IN CHINA.
Schiffrin, Harold z. // Pacific Affairs; Winter88/89, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p667
The article reviews the book "Foundations and Limits of State Power in China," edited by Stuart R. Schram.
- U.S. has become a police state, and Canada on the same track.
McMurtry, John // CCPA Monitor; Dec2011, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p28
The article reviews the book "State Power and Democracy," by Andrew Kolin.
- Northern States Power proposes independent transmission company to compete with ISOs.
Bush, Rick // Transmission & Distribution World; Aug98, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p40
Presents an interview with Anthony Schuster, vice president and director of transmission systems for Northern States Power (NSP). Reasons for his proposed creation of an independent transmission company (ITC); NSP's commitment to creating an ITC; Industry responses to his ITC proposal.
- N.Y. power agency's $506 million deal would be biggest tax-exempt swap.
Reynolds, Katherine M. // Bond Buyer; 03/02/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30341, p1
Focuses on the New York Power Authority's plan to enter into a tax-exempt municipal swap worth $506 million. Refinancing of a complicated portfolio of outstanding bonds; Forward starting interest-rate swaps to hedge some of the potential interest-rate risk associated with the refinancing;...
- N.Y. Power Authority retains rating despite weaker reserve covenants.
Kruger, Daniel // Bond Buyer; 03/04/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30343, p6
Reports on the New York Power Authority's (NYPA) maintenance of its current Standard & Poor's rating on its three-part refunding starting on March 11, 1998. NYPA's refunding of its debt to take advantage of current low interest rates; Factors considered for maintaining the rating.
- NYPA Bonds on Positive Watch List.
Kruger, Daniel // Bond Buyer; 10/25/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31003, p2
Reports on the rating of New York State Power Authority's senior-lien revenue bonds.
- Major pipeline from TransCanada.
Kruger, Daniel // Underground Construction; May97, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p12
Reports on TransCanada PipeLines Ltd. and Northern States Power Co.'s plan to build an 800-mile pipeline in North America. Natural gas capacity; Start of operations; Negotiations with marketers; TransCanada's ability to acquire a 50 percent interest in Viking Gas Transmission.
- NYPA: One year later.
Karchmer, Jennifer // Bond Buyer; 04/07/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30614, p1
Focuses on the repercussions of New York Power Authority's decision to loosen its bond covenants to restructure its debt. Utilization of money from the reserve to reduce debt and rates; Public electric utilities' progress in the face of a deregulated market and competition.
- NYPA announces hydro cuts to power users group.
Dickinson // Business Journal (Central New York); 10/29/99, Vol. 13 Issue 43, p1
Reports on New York State Power Authority (NYPA) president and chief executive officer Eugene Zeltmann's conduct of briefing on the authority's future plans during the 1999 meeting of Multiple Intervenors, an organization of energy consumers in the state. Reasons for the cutbacks in the sale of...
- Other books in review.
Evans, Peter // Studies in Comparative International Development; Summer96, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p133
Reviews the book `State Power and Social Forces: Domination and Transformation in the Third World,' edited by Joel S. Migdal, Atul Kohli and Vivienne Shue.
- WORK CONTINUES IN SPITE OF CONFLICTING COURT RULINGS.
Armistead, Thomas F. // ENR: Engineering News-Record; 04/16/2001, Vol. 246 Issue 15, p16
Reports on the continuous construction of seven New York City area powerplants despite conflicting court rulings in lawsuits filed by community and environmental activists trying to stop the New York Power Authority project. Construction of mini powerplants to address projected power shortages;...
- NEW YORK CITY TURMOIL EASES LONG ISLAND CAPACITY EXPANSION.
Armistead, Thomas F. // ENR: Engineering News-Record; 5/27/2002, Vol. 248 Issue 20, p18
Reports the plan of New York Power Authority to expand the peak-generation capacity of the powerplants. Need of additional turbines; Maximum capacity of the site; Costs per kilowatt.