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Southern Energy buys Vastar stake in energy marketing operation

Southern Energy Inc. has completed the $250 million purchase of Vastar Resources Inc.'s 40 percent interest in Southern Company Energy Marketing.

Southern energy company proposes transmission agency

ATLANTA, Sept. 07, 2000 (The Atlanta Constitution) — Prodded by federal regulators, Southern Co. announced a proposal Wednesday for an independently managed agency to operate its $2.5 billion, four-state electric transmission system.

Electric Power company appointments

Azurix Corp. ... DQE Inc. .. Plug Power Inc. ... Dominion Energy ... Oneok Inc. ... Aquila Energy ... Great Lakes Transmission Co. ... Oglethorpe Power Corp. ... Endesa Chile ... Consolidated Edison Co. of New York ... El Paso Electric Co. ... MDU Resources Group Inc. ... SolArc Inc. ... RGS Energy Group Inc. ... NiSource Inc. ... PG&E Corp. ... AmeriGas Propane Inc. ... Southern Co. ... CMS Energy Corp. ... CP&L Energy Inc.

Southern Union Gas Selects Servana for IBPP Solution

Servana will partner with Southern Union Gas (SUG) to offer Internet Bill Payment and Presentment (IBPP) services to SUG's Texas customers, allowing them to view accounts online and pay bills via the Internet. The service will be branded under the banner of Southern Union Gas, a natural gas operating division of Southern Union Company.

Survey touts Southern Company as “crème de la crème” in customer satisfaction

The University of Michigan Business School recently released findings from its study rating the quality of goods and services in the United States with its American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), a national economic indicator of customer satisfaction.

KW lands in San Fran

KW International, a London-based risk management software company, recently opened its first U.S. office, in San Francisco. The company`s primary product, kW2000, uses transaction and contract analysis methodologies to provide users with energy forwards trading, portfolio management and risk management capabilities. Major clients include Cinergy and Southern Company`s European trading arm, plus international energy companies including Electricite de France, Electrabel of Belgium, Norsk Hydro, Po


There`s currently a shared belief in America that competition is better than a monopoly. And clearly we can already see within our industry the benefits of wholesale competition in the form of market-based pricing for wholesale customers. Southern Company supports competition. We believe all customers should benefit from competition. Our concerns center around the transition to retail competition and its ultimate form. We want to make sure that the transition is fair to all parties, that the tim

Southern Company to build peaker in Georgia:

Jackson County is the possible site for construction of a simple-cycle combustion turbine peaking power plant by Georgia Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company. Consisting of separate generating units, a minimum of five units (total of 400 MW) are scheduled for completion by the summer of 2000. Plans are to build a total of 16 generating units (total capacity of 1,200 MW) over the next two or three years.

Cooperative Power Launches Telecom Company

Cooperative Power`s (CP) board of directors recently approved the creation of a new business venture that will deploy a fully digital, SONET-based fiber-optic telecommunications network to serve the needs of communities in the southern half of greater Minnesota. CP is an association of 17 rural Minnesota electric cooperatives serving customers in west central and southern Minnesota. The new business, called FiberOne, will provide high-speed, reliable telecommunications for business, governments

Southern Union on Multimedia Training

Southern Union Co., the 14th largest gas distribution company in the United States, developed more than 55 training courses to facilitate employee cross-training, improve customer service and reduce classroom training costs. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Southern Union formed a subsidiary company, ENERGY WorX Inc., to distribute interactive computer-based training systems. ENERGY WorX is marketing courses in gas distribution and transmission and is developing other courses and services. Accord