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AEP Will Shed #Kentucky Operations in $2.9B Sale

AEP Will Shed Kentucky Operations in $2.9B Sale American Electric Power (AEP) is shedding its Kentucky-based assets—including its longstanding regulated utility Kentucky Power and transmission business AEP Kentucky Transco—to better position itself to invest in projects that will support a resilient, cleaner energy system. The Columbus, Ohio, headquartered company on Oct. 26 announced it has … Continue reading AEP Will Shed #Kentucky Operations in $2.9B Sale

US EIA: short-term US electricity generation, consumption and prices

According to forecasts from the US Energy Information Agency (EIA), electricity generated from coal in 2015 will see a decline of 8.2% compared to 2014, yet natural gas generation is set to rise by 14.5%. For 2016 however, the EIA projects coal generation will see a small increase of 1.4% and natural gas generation will … Continue reading US EIA: short-term US electricity generation, consumption and prices