New York Poised to Close Last Coal-fire Power Plant

LCG, December 4, 2019--The last operating coal-fired power plant in New York is moving toward closure shortly. Last month, Somerset Operating Company, a subsidiary of Riesling Power LLC, submitted a request to the New York State Public Service Commission (NYSPSC) to waive the state's required, 180-day notice to close the Somerset Station, allowing the facility to be retired on February 15, 2020. Closure is contingent on approvals by both NYSPSC and the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO), which will evaluate if it will cause an adverse effect on grid reliability.

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Construction Commences on Enel’s Aurora Wind Farm in North Dakota

Enel Green Power North America, Inc. (“EGPNA”), the US renewable energy company of the Enel Group, has started construction of the 299-MW Aurora Wind Farm in North Dakota.

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Industry News

New York State PSC Grants CPCN for Chateaugay Wind Project

LCG, November 8, 2007--The New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) yesterday granted a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity (CPCN) to authorize the construction and operation of the Noble Chateaugay wind farm project near the Town of Chateaugay. The project developer, Noble Chateaugay, plans to begin construction early next year and to complete the project by the end of 2008.

The proposed Noble Chateaugay wind park will have an electric generating capacity of 108 MW and will include 72 wind turbines, each with a capacity of 1.5 MW.

Noble Chateaugay is a limited liability company that is owned by Noble Environmental Power, LLC. JP Morgan Partners, a financial holding company, is the primary owner of Noble Environmental Power, LLC.

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