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ERCOT 2017 Spring Quarter Outlook

LCG, March 27, 2017--Earlier this year LCG Consulting published a first quarter (Jan – March 2017) study looking at how the ERCOT grid can cope with strained network conditions. LCG just released a new report that extends the analysis to the 2017 spring season (March through May). Weather is a key factor in considering resource adequacy for the region, and spring is a season that sees significant maintenance work before more extreme summer loading conditions.

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Xcel Energy Expands Plans to Add Wind Farm Capacity to 3,380 MW

LCG, March 23, 2017--Xcel Energy yesterday announced plans to make the largest multi-state investment in wind capacity in the country. The proposed plan is expected to increase the amount of wind energy in the Xcel's energy mix by 2021, with wind fueling nearly 35 percent of its total energy mix.

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News archives for July, 2000


Detroit Edison Asks Okay for $1.85 Billion in Bonds (7/6/2000)
Cinergy Invests in e-Biz Firm (7/6/2000)
Kinder Morgan to Fuel Calpine’s Pasadena 2 Plant (7/6/2000)
12 Jet Engines to Produce 300 Megawatts Near Chicago (7/6/2000)
Orion to Switch Pittsburgh Plant from Oil to Gas (7/6/2000)
Fuel Cell-Powered Bus Test a Success. Field Trials Move to California Next (7/7/2000)
Consumers Asks Regulators for Securitization Okay (7/7/2000)
Bonneville Wants Insulator Shooters Arrested (7/7/2000)
Newsmakers (7/7/2000)
Calpine to Add 100 Megawatts at Florida Plant (7/7/2000)
Kyoto Protocols Toughest on Minorities, Report Says (7/10/2000)
Conectiv Backs Out of Plumbing, Heating and Cooling (7/10/2000)
Columbia Gas Transmission to Serve Ohio Power Plant (7/10/2000)
BNFL to Take Back Mox Nuclear Fuel from Japan (7/10/2000)
Nuclear Regulator Apologizes for Tokaimura Accident (7/10/2000)
San Diego Gas & Electric Bills Skyrocket (7/11/2000)
TVA Gets Sued over Dirty Coal-Burners (7/11/2000)
NRC Okays Vermont Yankee License Transfer to AmerGen (7/11/2000)
Duke/Fluor Daniel to Operate Duke’s California Plants (7/11/2000)
PNM to Sell Wholesale Power to Navopache Co-op (7/11/2000)
New York Needs Power Plants, City Council Told (7/12/2000)
Canada’s Ontario Begins Nuke Privatization (7/12/2000)
FERC’s Environmental Draft Says Guardian Pipeline OK (7/12/2000)
Intergen, AEP Have Funding for 600 Megawatt Bajio Plant (7/12/2000)
Newsmakers (7/14/2000)
Indian Point 2 May Not Restart this Summer (7/14/2000)
Conectiv to Build 500 Megawatter in Pennsylvania (7/14/2000)
Northern States Needs 1,500 Megawatts for Near Future (7/14/2000)
Feds Okay CP&L Takeover of Florida Progress (7/14/2000)
Bulgaria to Shut Down Two Oldest Reactors (7/14/2000)
TXU Acquires 51 Percent of German Municipal Utility (7/14/2000)
Hidrocantábrico Ousts TXU’s Turberville (7/13/2000)
State Okays Dayton Power & Light Sale of Gas Assets (7/13/2000)
Cabot Sells LNG Unit to Tractebel for $680 Million (7/13/2000)
Detroit Edison to Try Automatic meter Reading (7/13/2000)
SDG;E Asks State to Release Customer Funds (7/17/2000)
ElectriCities Upset by State Lawmaker’s Opinion on Debt (7/17/2000)
AES to Buy Ipalco for $2.15 Billion Plus Debt (7/17/2000)
Reliant Brings Illinois Merchant Power Plant On Line (7/17/2000)
Nova Scotia Utility Changes Name to Emera (7/17/2000)
SDG&E parent Expects 37 Percent Profit Jump (7/18/2000)
Four Big Utilities to Form Internet Transmission Market (7/18/2000)
King County, Wash., Sewage Gas to Run Fuel Cell (7/18/2000)
Duke Unit to Expand Denver Area Gas Liquids Plant (7/18/2000)
Hyder Reconsiders Spin-off of Power Business (7/18/2000)
Regulator Sees ‘Collusion’ in Power Price Spikes (7/19/2000)
Carolinas Utilities to Form Regional Transmission Firm (7/19/2000)
Huaneng to Acquire Shandong for $697 Million (7/19/2000)
Enron to Build 1,200 Megawatt Plant Near Cadiz (7/19/2000)
Regulators Okay First Energy ‘Transition’ Plan (7/20/2000)
PSEG Power Plans 1,186 Megawatt New Jersey Plant (7/20/2000)
Calpine Plans 890 Megawatt Tennessee Plant (7/20/2000)
FERC Okays 400-mile Ohio-Pennsylvania Pipeline (7/20/2000)
FPL to Build 160 Megawatt West Texas Wind Farm (7/20/2000)
Italy’s Enel to Build 920 Megawatt Plant for Dubai (7/20/2000)
SDG&E, Cal-PX May Have Answer to Price Spikes (7/21/2000)
Court Lifts Stay Blocking BG&E Customer Choice (7/21/2000)
NRC Wants More Information Before Indian Point 2 Restart (7/21/2000)
Newsmakers (7/21/2000)
On Again, Off Again; Another Stay Stalls BG&E Rate Cut (7/24/2000)
Avista to Build 280 Megawatt Oregon Power Plant (7/24/2000)
FPL Offers $222.5 Million To Settle Sugar Power Suit (7/24/2000)
New York's Cross Bay Pipeline Files FERC Application (7/24/2000)
Temelin Nuclear Plant Likely to Start in September (7/24/2000)
Mackinac Island in Lake Huron Without Power (7/25/2000)
GWF Plans Central California Cogenerator (7/25/2000)
Florida Power Plans 530 Megawatt Addition (7/25/2000)
AEP Invests in Emissions Control Company (7/25/2000)
Williams May Separate Energy, Communications (7/25/2000)
Regulators Boost Bangor Hydro Standard Offer Rate (7/26/2000)
Calvert Cliffs to Share Relicensing Lessons (7/26/2000)
Calpine Adds 205 Billion Feet of Proven Reserves (7/26/2000)
Work to Start on 3000-mile Gas Pipeline (7/26/2000)
FERC Okays $25 Billion Worth of Utility Deals (7/27/2000)
550 Megawatt Gregory, Texas, Plant On Line (7/27/2000)
Joint Venture to Build 45 Megawatt Pennsylvania Plant (7/27/2000)
Reliant to Split Regulated, Unregulated Businesses (7/27/2000)
New Bolivian Power Plants would Serve Brazil (7/27/2000)
Newsmakers (7/28/2000)
Governor Says State Power Market Not Competitive (7/28/2000)
NRC Says Con Ed Lax in Indian Point 2 Inspection (7/28/2000)
Dynegy Puts 800 Megawatts Online in North Carolina (7/28/2000)
Cinergy Board Approves Poison Pill (7/28/2000)
FERC Approves Pipeline to Serve Arkansas Project (7/28/2000)
Southern in Deal to Bid on Enel Generation Unit (7/28/2000)
Southern in Deal to Bid on Enel Generation Unit (7/28/2000)
Entergy, FPL Group in $27 Billion Marriage (7/31/2000)
Steel Producers Object to Proposed Unit Tax on Power (7/31/2000)
Puget to Keep its Low-cost Generation Assets (7/31/2000)
Three More Firms Join Midwest ISO (7/31/2000)
California Hamlet Gets Solar Panels on City Carport (7/31/2000)
California Hamlet Gets Solar Panels on City Carport (7/31/2000)
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