| Dec 11, 2013
| 10:38 AM
| Dec 10, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Dec 10 (Reuters) - U.S. power companies have shut or converted about 16,000
megawatts (MW) of coal-fired power plants since 2009 and have plans to shut or
convert more than 45,000 MW over the next 10 years or so.
Cheap natural gas prices and strict...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:37 PM
By Natalie Harrison
NEW YORK, Dec 9 (IFR) - Wireless giant Sprint, which
is no stranger to jumbo high-yield deals, was back in the market
on Monday with a USD2.5bn bond just three months after printing
the biggest issue of the year.
This time around,...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Dec 6 (Reuters) - The U.S. Midwest power grid operator said
Friday the region has enough natural gas to meet growing demand
as the price of the fuel remains relatively cheap and coal-fired
units are forced to shut due to increasingly strict...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 8:45 AM
By Valerie Volcovici
WASHINGTON, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Major U.S. companies, from
Wal-Mart and Google Inc. to Shell and
ExxonMobil, are including future charges for carbon
emissions in their strategic plans, according to a report
released on Thursday.