PPL Corp. (PPL) Stock Falls After Spinoff Completion NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Shares of PPL Corp. (PPL – Get Report) were falling 8.5% to $31.82 on Tuesday, a day after the electric utility company completed the spinoff of its competitive supply business. The spinoff power company, called Talen Energy, also includes generation assets owned Riverstone … Continue reading #PPL Corp. (PPL) Stock Falls After Spinoff Completion
Nuclear Energy in the U.S. is Not Dead, Yet Lots of people in the US want to write the obituary of the nuclear energy industry in the US. Among their reasons the high cost of new reactors, the low price of natural gas, and a skeptical public spooked by the shadow of Fukushima. EIS for … Continue reading Nuclear Energy in the U.S. is Not Dead, Yet
NRC approves nuclear power plant ownership transfer The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) approved a request to transfer ownership of a nuclear power plant in Pennsylvania. Commissioners approved PPL Susquehanna’s request for indirect transfer of control of the operating licenses for units 1 and 2 of the Susquehanna nuclear power plant. The request is in … Continue reading NRC approves nuclear power plant ownership transfer
Unit 2 at Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant Begins Scheduled Refueling Outage BERWICK, Pa., April 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Operators at PPL’s Susquehanna nuclear power plant disconnected the Unit 2 reactor from the electrical grid late Friday (4/10) to begin a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage. While the reactor is shut down, workers will replace about … Continue reading Unit 2 at #Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant Begins Scheduled #Refueling Outage
Will closure of Billings energy plant increase the cost of electricity? BILLINGS – It’s lights out for a major Billings power plant and the closure now raises concerns in the community about higher electric bills. But as PPL Montana’s Corette plant powers down, it may not cause the financial burden Yellowstone County residents fear. The … Continue reading Will closure of Billings energy plant increase the cost of electricity?
PPL asks for time to meet regulators’ Talen Energy spin-off conditions PPL Corp. has asked for more time to comply with conditions federal regulators placed on its proposal to spin off its PPL Energy Supply division, combining it with select assets of Riverstone Partners to form a new stand-alone entity called Talen Energy. Read full … Continue reading PPL asks for time to meet regulators’ Talen Energy spin-off conditions