Included in the transfer application are transmission assets currently owned by Wisconsin Electric, Wisconsin Public Service, Madison Gas & Electric and Alliant-Wisconsin Power & Light. Wisconsin Public Power Inc. is contributing cash to the new company in lieu of transmission assets.
TULSA, OK–PennWell Corp. has acquired the American Power Conference from Chicago’s Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT). In partnership with IIT’s educational programs and sponsorship, the acquisition effectively combines the American Power Conference’s 62-year history of providing a forum for information exchange in the power industry with PennWell’s industry-leading event management. Electric Light and Power, the electric industry’s leading magazine for 78 years, will present the American Power Conference.