Investor trio backs Midwestern underground 2,100-MW transmission line
Three investors are backing a 349-mile underground transmission project being developed by Direct Connect Development Co. LLC that will run along the route of an existing railroad, linking Iowa and Illinois.
Anbaric files 1,200-MW HVDC interconnection request with ISO New England
Offshore transmission developer Anbaric Transmission filed an interconnection request with ISO New England for a critical onshore point of its Massachusetts OceanGrid project.
Maine governor throws support behind 1,200 MW transmission project
Maine Gov. Janet Mills threw her support behind the New England Clean Energy Connect project to build a transmission line capable of delivering 1,200 MW of Canadian hydropower from Maine to Massachusetts.
SMUD cancels 44-mile transmission project across Colusa and Sutter counties
The Sacramento Municipal Utility District has canceled its proposal for the 500-kV Colusa-Sutter Transmission Line Project because of increased cost and reduced need.
Last-minute deal secures power from 2,100-MW Conn. nuclear plant for 10 years
A last-minute deal was struck between Dominion Energy Inc. and two Connecticut utilities to purchase power from the Millstone nuclear power plant as part of an agreement that would bolster the plant's economic viability and delay its retirement.
Entergy begins construction on 993-MW Texas combined-cycle plant
Entergy Corp. subsidiary Entergy Texas Inc. has started construction of the 993-MW Montgomery County combined-cycle gas-turbine power plant.
Enel Green Power breaks ground on 497-MW solar project in Texas
Enel Green Power unit Enel Green Power North America Inc. started construction on its 497-MW Roadrunner solar plant in Upton County, Texas.
FPL proposes installing 1.49 GW for 'largest community solar program' in US
NextEra Energy Inc. subsidiary Florida Power & Light Co. plans to install 1,490 MW of new solar capacity as part of a new community solar program filed with the state Public Service Commission.
Calpine's 828-MW Pa. combined-cycle plant starts commercial operation
Calpine Corp. said that it placed into service its 828-MW York 2 Energy Center in Peach Bottom Township, Pa.
NextEra to build 250-MW wind farm in Oklahoma
NextEra Energy is adding to its growing wind-energy portfolio in Oklahoma with a 250-MW wind farm. The Skeleton Creek wind farm will be located in Garfield and Alfalfa counties in northern Oklahoma and will be operational by the end of 2019.