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NV Energy Seeks Solar Grandfathering on Eve of Court Hearing

LAS VEGAS (AP) — NV Energy wants to return existing rooftop solar customers to older, more favorable rates for the next 20 years.

The company said it filed a request with the Public Utilities Commission on Wednesday to “grandfather” customers who installed a system before Dec. 102 more words

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Florida-based NextEra pulls out of Hawaii energy projects | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

HONOLULU — Florida-based NextEra Energy is further cutting its ties with Hawaii after ending its plans to merge with Hawaiian Electric Industries.

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Hawaii PUC votes down NextEra bid for Hawaiian Electric | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission on Friday rejected a bid by NextEra Energy, Inc. to purchase Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc., stating that the company had not demonstrated that its application was in the public interest. 134 more words

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Public Utilities Commission denies HECO-NextEra merger in 2-0 vote

The biggest business deal in Hawaii history has been rejected.

The Public Utilities Commission voted 2-0 to deny the merger between HECO and NextEra.

NextEra had proposed a $4.3 billion takeover of the utility company that operates on Oahu, Maui and Hawaii Island. 1,798 more words

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Slim turnout for public hearings on Young Brothers' proposed rate hike

A series of public hearings on Young Brothers’ shipping rate hike proposal wrapped up Thursday with an Oahu session where no one came to speak. 130 more words

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PUC majority on HECO-NextEra reached last month, but infighting stalled its release

An internal Public Utilities Commission document obtained by Always Investigating indicates a majority opinion had been reached in the HECO-NextEra merger case last month, but infighting delayed its issuance. 947 more words

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Senators challenge attorney general on grounds for governor’s utility appointment

State senators are taking their first legal steps in a fight with the governor over a Public Utilities Commission appointment.

They’re pointing out to the attorney general where he could be wrong about advice he gave the governor. 521 more words

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