Results for: first energy

Ohio corruption scandal hits Energy Harbor bankruptcy case

...utility’s bankruptcy co-counsel and lobbying firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld. During today’s hearing, Akin Gump acknowledged that it lobbied for Energy Harbor, then called FirstEnergy Solutions, on the...

/ August 13, 2020

Fossil fuel and utility interests target Richard Cordray and Mike DeWine with campaign cash in Ohio governor’s race

...cost customers of the utility FirstEnergy $42 million. Also up for debate is a bill to roll back Ohio’s renewable energy and energy efficiency standards, a bill that’s backed by...

/ July 6, 2018
Kyger Creek Power Plant

Many U.S. electric utilities plan slow decarbonization over next decade, out of sync with Biden plan

...coal-free dates of 2040 or later. UtilityYear last coal plant will be retiredNIPSCO2028NextEra2030Pinnacle West (APS)2031Alliant2040Consumers Energy2040DTE Energy2040Emera2040 (Nova Scotia Power); 2023 (Tampa Electric)Ameren2042Xcel2070AEPNo plansBerkshire Hathaway EnergyNo plansDominionNo plansDuke EnergyNo plansEntergyNo...

/ December 1, 2020

Major banks announce new policies to help push utilities away from coal

...(Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company) 68% >50% MidAmerican Energy Co (Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company) 47% >30% MidAmerican Funding LLC (Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company) 47% NA NV Energy (Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company)...

/ May 25, 2020

Bill Seitz’s FirstEnergy bailout bill is one target of a subpoena

...annual Manufacturers’ Education Council Energy Management Conference, which counted FirstEnergy among its sponsors. At the same conference, Seitz also attacked Ohio’s renewable energy standards for electric utilities. Sam Randazzo, a...

/ September 9, 2020
Consumers Energy wind turbine

Michigan integrated resource plans become pivotal in order to hold utilities accountable after clean energy compromise

...The 50% clean energy goal is really a 25% renewable energy requirement plus a 25% reduction in energy use that both Consumers Energy and DTE Energy pledged to achieve. In...

/ May 29, 2018

Rick Perry: Trump may try to preempt state renewable energy policies

...sought to undermine renewable energy standards in states like North Carolina, a national leader in solar energy. A report by NREL found the U.S. can rely on renewable energy to...

/ April 26, 2017
DTE Energy set a net-zero carbon goal but continues to invest in gas

Utility Front Group ‘Michigan Energy Promise’ Emerges to Rally DTE Energy Foundation Recipients to Target Solar Industry

...Energy. Assumed Names from Michigan Energy First Connections to DTE Energy Renze Hoeksema Michigan Energy First’s president is DTE Energy’s Vice President of Corporate and Government Affairs Renze Hoeksema, and...

/ March 5, 2019

Pollution Payday: Analysis of executive compensation and incentives of the largest U.S. investor-owned utilities

Download full report FirstEnergy FirstEnergy Corporation’s regulated electric distribution companies serve customers in Maryland, Ohio, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. The compensation mix for FirstEnergy’s CEO in 2019 was...

/ September 22, 2020

Travis Fisher: Author of Rick Perry’s grid study called clean energy policies a greater threat than terrorism

...local energy policies in the name of national security. Travis Fisher targeted state and federal clean energy policies for repeal The clean energy policies that Fisher targeted for repeal in...

/ May 30, 2017