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PSC approves solar power project

FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Public Service Commission has approved solar power project planned by Kentucky Utilities and Louisville Gas and Electric in Mercer County. A statement from the PSC says it authorized the utilities on Friday to build a 10-megawatt solar array at the E.W. Brown Generating Station, which would produce enough power to supply about 8,000 homes. It will ...

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Littlejohn & Co. purchase Houston energy maintenance company

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Littlejohn & Co. LLC, a Connecticut-based private equity firm that focuses on midmarket turnarounds, announced that it will be purchasing the Houston-based PSC Industrial Holdings Corp. from Lindsay Goldberg LLC., a private equity firm out of New York. Financial details for the acquisition were not revealed. According to Suzanne Edwards of the Houston Business Journal, “PSC specializes in maintenance services ...

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Axness states PSC not adequately supporting ag


Lydia Gilbertson | Shale Plays Media North Dakota Public Service Commission candidate Tyler Axness released a statement today that claims the current Public Service Commission has failed to serve farmers in the region. He explains in his statement that the commission has not been supporting the agriculture industry in its struggle with limited rail access. The recent oil boom in North ...

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Enbridge, WBI Energy make progress on proposed pipeline projects

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By Kelsy Johnson for the Bismarck Tribune Transportation of crude and natural gas remains an important issue for producers in the Bakken. Two energy companies are making progress on projects that will increase the state’s pipeline capacity. Enbridge Energy Partners is working through the regulatory permitting process on an oil transmission line that expands their current system and may receive ...

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PSC approves Lonesome Creek Station expansion to help meet western N.D.’s energy needs


By Mike Nowatzki  BISMARCK – The North Dakota Public Service Commission gave Basin Electric Power Cooperative the thumbs-up Wednesday to expand its Lonesome Creek Station near Watford City, while also cautioning that it’s not a long-term solution for meeting the western region’s growing energy needs. Basin Electric plans to add two 45-megawatt, natural gas-fired combustion turbines at the station’s existing 160-acre ...

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Letter: PSC impressive at Enbridge Sandpiper public hearing


By Jordan Selinger I recently attended the Enbridge Sandpaper pipeline public hearing in Grand Forks. I was impressed with the openness and thoroughness of the process. The Public Service Commissioners asked a lot of questions about the safety of the pipeline, environmental concerns, construction, monitoring and disaster response. They discussed, in detail, the river crossing. In addition, they heard several ...

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