Items Tagged with 'transmission'


AEP to Retire 6,600 MW of Coal-Fueled Electricity Generation By 2016

American Electric Power (AEP) is "successfully executing" its long-term earnings growth strategy, which includes investing in the company's utility operations, retiring a number of coal-fired plants and building its transmission business to support an annual earnings growth rate of 4-6%, CEO Nicholas K. Akins, told shareholders at the company's annual meeting Tuesday in Fort Wayne, IN. Read More

With Utica Boom, Some Changes at Dominion East Ohio

As natural gas production steadily increases in the Utica Shale and a new joint venture (JV) emerges to handle midstream services, the business model for Dominion East Ohio (DEO), whose operations run through the heart of the shale play, is forecast to change in some areas, but not in others. Read More