Arkansas Lawmaker Withdraws Severance Tax Bill

Arkansas state Rep. Tommy Lee Baker (D-Osceola) has withdrawn legislation (HB 1992) that would have ended severance tax exemptions for natural gas drillers due to a lack of support in the House Insurance and Commerce Committee.

March 16, 2011

Dynegy Powers Up in Northeast, Adds Two NY Power

Add a few letters, along with a few major acquisitions, and”Dynegy” is quickly becoming “Dynamo” in the power generatingbusiness. Last week, the Houston company said it was buying twoupstate New York fossil fuel power plants for $903 million, adding1,700 MW of electricity to its portfolio, but more important,increasing its geographic impact on the generation marketnationwide.

August 14, 2000