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Southern Deals for New England Electricity

Through a new tolling deal Southern Company Energy Marketingwill have the exclusive right to supply fuel to and receive powerfrom United American Energy Corp.’s 82 MW gas-fired power plant inLowell, MA.

February 14, 2000

Southern Deals for New England Electricity

Through a new tolling deal Southern Company Energy Marketingwill have the exclusive right to supply fuel to and receive powerfrom United American Energy Corp.’s 82 MW gas-fired power plant inLowell, MA. Southern will market and trade electricity from theplant in the New England Power Pool. Terms of the deal were notreleased.

February 1, 2000

Pennsylvania Closing in on Statewide Gas Choice

Gas restructuring filings made last week with the PennsylvaniaPublic Utility Commission by Penn Fuel Gas and PECO Energy Co. haveset the stage for only the fourth state in the country to providestatewide access to the retail gas market. Out of the 22 stateswith gas utilities employing pilot programs, only New Mexico, WestVirginia and New York allow gas customers statewide to choose theirgas suppliers so far. Pennsylvania regulators now say statewideunbundling will occur by July.

December 6, 1999

Pennsylvania Closing in on Statewide Gas Choice

Gas restructuring filings made this week with the PennsylvaniaPublic Utility Commission by Penn Fuel Gas, Carnegie Natural andPECO Energy Co. have set the stage for only the fourth state in thecountry to provide statewide access to the retail gas market. Outof the 22 states with gas utilities employing pilot programs, onlyNew Mexico, West Virginia and New York allow gas customersstatewide to choose their gas suppliers so far. Pennsylvaniaregulators now say statewide unbundling will occur by July.

December 3, 1999

Industry Briefs

Watertown Municipal Utilities chose Tenaska Marketing Venturesof Omaha, NB, to be its gas transportation and fuel manager for thenext five years. Watertown will buy about 8 Bcf of gas from Tenaskaover the contract term. The utility recently finished constructinga five-mile pipeline directly connecting it to Northern BorderPipeline. Previously, the utility moved gas on Northern Natural.Thecombined gas, electric and water utility serves about 20,000 innortheast South Dakota.

December 1, 1999

Transportation Notes

Public Service Co. of Colorado and Cheyenne (WY) Light Fuel andPower will continue to refuse imbalance payback gas at leastthrough today’s gas day. If operational constraints from warmregional weather continue, the two utilities said, the paybackrestriction will be extended.

November 18, 1999

New SC Power Plant Doubles MW

South Carolina Electric & Gas will replace coal-burninggenerating equipment at its oldest fossil fuel facility in Aiken,SC, with two natural gas-fired turbines generating 150 MW each. The$180 million project at the Urquhart station will be designed andbuilt by Duke/Fluor Daniel for completion in June, 2002.

September 27, 1999

New South Carolina Power Plant Doubles MW

South Carolina Electric & Gas will replace coal-burninggenerating equipment at its oldest fossil fuel facility in Aiken,SC, with two natural gas-fired turbines generating 150 MW each. The$180 million project at the Urquhart station will be designed andbuilt by Duke/Fluor Daniel for completion in June, 2002.

September 24, 1999

Texas Boosting Gas-Fired, Distributed Generation

Gas-rich Texas is moving to include preferences for the fuel andfor distributed generation in electric industry restructuring.

September 20, 1999

Transportation Notes

El Paso will take the Gallup (NM) Station’s B turbine down forsix hours today to calibrate fuel controls. Capacity out of SanJuan Basin will be reduced by 80 MMcf/d for today’s gas day only.

July 21, 1999