Dominion, SCANA close merger
Dominion Energy Inc. completed the acquisition of SCANA Corp. in a transaction valued at more than $14 billion.
NextEra wraps purchase of Southern Co. assets with closing of Gulf Power deal
NextEra Energy Inc. closed the acquisition of northern Florida electric utility Gulf Power Co., marking the completion of the three transactions it announced with Southern Co. in 2018.
Noteholders endorse InfraREIT sale to Oncor
Prudential Insurance Co. of America and its affiliates, which hold senior secured notes of Sharyland Distribution & Transmission Services LLC and Transmission and Distribution Co. LLC, endorsed the pending acquisition of InfraREIT Inc. by Oncor Electric Delivery Co. LLC.
Enel unit selling equity stake in 2 US wind farms for $651M
Enel Green Power North America Inc. agreed to sell its 100% class B equity stake in two wind farms in Nebraska and Kansas to Bank of America Merrill Lynch and J.P. Morgan for $651 million.
Ontario regulator clears combination of municipal utilities
The Ontario Energy Board gave two municipal utilities approval to merge into a new, as-yet-unnamed company. The merger is expected to be complete in the second quarter of 2019.
Transmission developer GridLiance deals for spot in MISO market
GridLiance Holdco asked the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to approve its acquisition of a half-dozen transmission lines connecting a large coal-fired power plant, positioning it for access to the Midcontinent ISO grid.
Mo. regulators set hearing for Empire plan to acquire 600 MW of wind
The Missouri Public Service Commission set a public hearing for late January to consider Empire District Electric Co.'s plan to add 600 MW of wind energy capacity to its power generation portfolio.
ALLETE to take 49% stake in 350-MW Minn. wind farm
ALLETE Inc. signed an equity partnership agreement with Tenaska Inc. to acquire a 49% stake in the 250-MW Nobles 2 wind farm in Minnesota.
AES, AIMCo win FERC approval to sell stake in sPower portfolio
FERC authorized AES Corp. and Alberta Investment Management Corp. to divest some of their interest in their sPower joint venture. SPower is legally known as FTP Power LLC.
FERC clears NJR Clean Energy Ventures' $208.5M sale of wind portfolio
FERC approved NJR Clean Energy Ventures' sale of a 117-MW operating wind portfolio to Skyline Renewables LLC for $208.5 million.
Uniper in exclusive talks to sell French assets to Czech utility
Germany-based Uniper SE entered into exclusive negotiations with Czech Republic energy group Energeticky a Prumyslovy Holding a.s., or EPH, to divest ownership in all of its French assets.
Enel Green Power divests interest in Italian solar joint venture
Enel Green Power sold its 50% interest in the joint venture EF Solare Italia to its venture partner Fondi Italiani per le Infrastrutture Societa' di Gestione del Risparmio S.p.A., or F2i, for €214 million.
Aqua America acquires municipal sewer system for $28.3M
Aqua America Inc. subsidiary Aqua Resources Inc. acquired the Valley Creek Trunk Sewer system, which serves area municipalities, from the Tredyffrin Township Municipal Authority for $28.3 million.
Indiana American Water acquires water, wastewater systems for $10.8M
Indiana American Water Co. completed its acquisition of water and wastewater systems from Sheridan, Ind., for approximately $10.8 million.