Articles by: Frank Houghton

Biden’s Vacillating on Fracking Could Put America at Risk, said Energy Industry Leader Fred Schneiderman at 20 Days to Save the USA

Biden’s Vacillating on Fracking Could Put America at Risk, said Energy Industry Leader Fred Schneiderman at 20 Days to Save the USA

October 28, 2020 at 12:20 pm 0 comments

HICKORY, N.C., Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A leading figure in the energy sector, Fred Schneiderman, speaking at the virtual conference 20 Days to Save the USA, called candidate Joe Biden’s back and forth position on fracking disconcerting, risky andRead More

Ameren Illinois announces new relief measures for customers impacted by COVID-19

Ameren Illinois announces new relief measures for customers impacted by COVID-19

June 22, 2020 at 4:12 pm 0 comments

Hardship Recovery Program made possible by constructive regulatory environment COLLINSVILLE, Ill., June 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Ameren Illinois today announced it is expanding relief measures to customers who have been financially impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Under the terms ofRead More

U.S. Chemical Production Is Lower In May

U.S. Chemical Production Is Lower In May

June 22, 2020 at 4:12 pm 0 comments

WASHINGTON, June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — According to the American Chemistry Council (ACC), the U.S. Chemical Production Regional Index (U.S. CPRI) fell by 2.0 percent in May following a 2.7 percent decline in April and a 0.9 percent decline inRead More

Cushing® Asset Management and Swank Capital Announce a Constituent Change to The Cushing® MLP High Income Index

Cushing® Asset Management and Swank Capital Announce a Constituent Change to The Cushing® MLP High Income Index

June 9, 2020 at 12:54 pm 0 comments

DALLAS, June 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Cushing® Asset Management, LP, and Swank Capital, LLC, announce an upcoming interim change to constituents of The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (the “Index”). On February 26, 2020, Index constituent EQM Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: EQM) enteredRead More

Duke Energy pledges $1 million in grants to support social justice and racial equity

Duke Energy pledges $1 million in grants to support social justice and racial equity

June 9, 2020 at 12:54 pm 0 comments

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Duke Energy, through its foundation, is pledging $1 million to nonprofit organizations committed to social justice and racial equity. Grants will be distributed across seven states where the company has electric and gas customersRead More

NexTier Oilfield Solutions Inc. Changes 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders to Virtual Format

NexTier Oilfield Solutions Inc. Changes 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders to Virtual Format

June 9, 2020 at 12:54 pm 0 comments

HOUSTON, June 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — NexTier Oilfield Solutions Inc. (NYSE: NEX) (“NexTier” or the “Company”) today announced, due to the continuing public health concerns relating to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and to protect the health and well-being of its shareholders,Read More

iRely Announces the Addition of Two Sales Leaders

iRely Announces the Addition of Two Sales Leaders

June 9, 2020 at 12:54 pm 0 comments

FORT WAYNE, Ind., June 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — iRely, LLC http://www.irely.com, a premier global partner providing enterprise software for petroleum distributors and C-stores announces the addition of two new Sales leaders. Ed Kane – Director of Sales, East and Keith HaagRead More

CIT Leads $217 Million Financing for Hillcrest Solar Project in Ohio

CIT Leads $217 Million Financing for Hillcrest Solar Project in Ohio

May 10, 2020 at 11:49 am 0 comments

NEW YORK, May 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT) today announced that its Power and Energy unit served as lead arranger on a $217 million financing for the 200-megawatt Hillcrest solar photovoltaic project in Brown County, Ohio. The financing wasRead More

Consumers Energy, Habitat for Humanity Team for Power of Home Campaign

Consumers Energy, Habitat for Humanity Team for Power of Home Campaign

May 10, 2020 at 11:49 am 0 comments

Energy Provider Will Donate $1 for Every $2 Raised, Up to $100,000 JACKSON, Mich., May 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Consumers Energy and Habitat for Humanity of Michigan have teamed to provide vital financial support to Habitat affiliates that have been severelyRead More

Duke Energy Carolinas proposes accelerating fuel savings to North Carolina customers

Duke Energy Carolinas proposes accelerating fuel savings to North Carolina customers

May 10, 2020 at 11:49 am 0 comments

– Typical residential customers’ monthly bills would go down $3.03 Sept. 1, due to fuel savings and other annual adjustments CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Duke Energy Carolinas has filed a plan to accelerate savings to North Carolina customersRead More