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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, 2001


California Capsule: Cal-ISO Caused the Swings in Duke's Output (7/2/2001)
Salmon are Losers in Bonneville's Hydro Plans (7/2/2001)
Fiat May Buy Italy's Montedison (7/2/2001)
Poland Gives PSEG Right to Buy Power Plant (7/2/2001)
NRG Energy Buys PowerGen's Hungarian Assets (7/2/2001)
California Capsule: Davis' Consultants Could Cost $30 Million (7/3/2001)
Rolling Blackouts Hit Las Vegas (7/3/2001)
NRC Asked to Extend Licenses for Peach Bottom Nukes (7/3/2001)
PNM to Build Plant, Provide Power to TNMP (7/3/2001)
California Capsule: Davis wants to Renegotiate Contracts (7/5/2001)
One Gas Rate Sought for Three Rhode Island Utilities (7/5/2001)
TVA Considering Options for Unfinished Nuke (7/5/2001)
Enron May Exit Wind Power by Year End (7/5/2001)
One Mohave Unit Back On Line (7/5/2001)
Newsmakers (7/6/2001)
California Capsule: FERC JudgeMay Decide on Refunds Today (7/6/2001)
Trans-Alta Sells Transmission Business for $560 Million (7/6/2001)
Calpine Buys UK's Saltend Plant from Entergy (7/6/2001)
PG&E Unit Owes Rhode Island Utility for Power (7/6/2001)
Brazil Car Makers Get Increases in Power Quotas (7/9/2001)
El Paso Gets Okay to Reopen Killer Gas Line (7/9/2001)
No Talks in Illinois Power Plant Strike (7/9/2001)
California Capsule: Refund Hearings End Today (7/9/2001)
California Capsule: State May Get No Refunds, Judge Says (7/10/2001)
Texas Utilities Prepare to Sell Some Generation (7/10/2001)
Progress Energy Plans Florida Peaking Plant (7/10/2001)
NRC Sets Public Meetings on New Reactor Licenses (7/10/2001)
Enron Looks for End to Dabhol Troubles (7/10/2001)
California Capsule: Davis Adamant on $8.9 Billion (7/11/2001)
Calpine Buys 500 Megawatt Project from PG&E (7/11/2001)
NRG Energy to Buy 2,255 Megawatts of Generation (7/11/2001)
Calpine Adds to Natural Gas Reserves (7/11/2001)
California Capsule: Enron Sues to Head Off Contempt Finding (7/12/2001)
KCP&L Unit Plans Missouri Plant of up to 900 Megawatts (7/12/2001)
Power-Starved Brazil May Shut Down on Fridays (7/12/2001)
South Korea Plans 10 More Nukes (7/12/2001)
Newsmakers (7/13/2001)
California Capsule: Refund Judge Says State Can't Substantiate $8.9 Billion Claim (7/13/2001)
U.S. Senate Boosts Bush Energy Plan (7/13/2001)
Bonneville Adds $10 Million to help Migrating Fish (7/13/2001)
California Capsule: Freeman SaysNew Power Rate Hike Not Needed (7/16/2001)
Steam Problem Shuts Down Palo Verde Nuclear Unit (7/16/2001)
Niagara Mohawk Says NRG Should Fix Plants it Bought (7/16/2001)
PPL Montana Says Aggregator Misled Judge (7/16/2001)
Virginians Leery about Dereg, Expect Crisis (7/17/2001)
Calpine Plans 900 Megawatt Wisconsin Plant (7/17/2001)
E·on, BP in Gas-for-Oil Asset Swap (7/17/2001)
Dynegy Buys into UK Natural Gas Industry (7/17/2001)
Midwest Gen, Union Meet in Strike Talks (7/17/2001)
California Takes a Bath on Surplus Power (7/18/2001)
UK Threatens Tighter Control over Generators (7/18/2001)
PG&E Sues State over Seized Contracts (7/18/2001)
Italy Approves Montedison Takeover by EdF, Fiat (7/18/2001)
FERC Okays Illinois Gas Pipeline Project (7/18/2001)
Conectiv Shareholders Okay Pepco Merger (7/18/2001)
California Lawmakers to AskReliant be Held in Contempt (7/19/2001)
Avista Asks Washington, Idaho Electric Surcharge (7/19/2001)
Two SoCal Ed Bills ClearCalifornia Assembly Panel (7/19/2001)
Calpine to Provide 3,000 Megawatts to Shell Energy (7/19/2001)
Newsmakers (7/20/2001)
AES May Quit India Power Business if not Paid (7/20/2001)
UK to Push Hydroelectric Expansion (7/20/2001)
Edison May Avoid Bankruptcy on its Own (7/20/2001)
PG&E to Pay 131 QFs $740 Million (7/20/2001)
Davis Wants to Know Who's Paying for Ads (7/23/2001)
Tucson Electric to Add 760 Megawatts (7/23/2001)
NorCal 45 Megawatt Peaker to Start in 10 Days (7/23/2001)
Mirant Says 600 Megawatts Face Emissions Shutdown (7/23/2001)
Wild Goose Plans ExpansionOf California's Only Gas Storage (7/23/2001)
Feds Look at Plans to RelieveCalifornia Transmission Bottleneck (7/24/2001)
AEP Buys Barge Line from Progress Energy (7/24/2001)
PG&E Gets 4-Month Recovery Plan Extension (7/24/2001)
Talks to Resume in Illinois Power Plant Strike (7/24/2001)
PSEG Global Bid Wins Peru's Electroandes (7/24/2001)
PG&E Says More Rate Hikes Probable (7/25/2001)
RTO for U.S. Northeast 'Do-able', PJM Chief Says (7/25/2001)
Indiana To Investigate IP&L Response To Storm Outages (7/25/2001)
Black Hills Buys Nevada Power Plant from Enron (7/25/2001)
California Lawmakers May MissAugust 15 SoCal Ed Deadline (7/25/2001)
FERC Agrees: California Not Owed $8.9 Billion (7/26/2001)
Enron Drops Plans for Florida Power Plant (7/26/2001)
FERC Okays Western Gas Pipeline Expansions (7/26/2001)
Heat Sends East Coast Power Use Soaring (7/26/2001)
Close Delayed on Two NRG Energy Plant Acquisitions (7/26/2001)
Newsmakers (7/27/2001)
Lawmakers Put SoCal Ed 'Bailout' on Hold (7/27/2001)
EPA May Drop 'New Source Review' for Power Plants (7/27/2001)
PNM Says Kansas Demands Could Scotch Western Resources Deal (7/27/2001)
Scana Forms Interstate Gas Pipeline Subsidiary (7/27/2001)
Enron Wants Out of India (7/30/2001)
California Axes Five Consultants with Interest Conflicts (7/30/2001)
Madison G&E Asks for Rate Hike (7/30/2001)
SoCal Ed Will Wait for Lawmakers to Return (7/30/2001)
Texas to get a Whiff of Electric Dereg Tomorrow (7/30/2001)
Davis' Maviglio Another Calpine Shareholder (7/31/2001)
Nuclear Unit Powers Entergy Earnings (7/31/2001)
Mirant to Build 286 Megawatt Plant in Washington (7/31/2001)
Davis' PR Hitman Quits Without Pay (7/31/2001)
Duke Energy Gas TransmissionPlans Expansion in U.S. Southeast (7/31/2001)
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