Opposition to Pleasants Power Station deal builds with FERC filings
Groups opposing the purchase of the FirstEnergy-owned Pleasants Power Station by subsidiaries Mon Power and Potomac Edison have made their case known to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, arguing the transfer would stifle competition and put customers at risk of higher utility bills.
Longview Power Challenges Mon Power’s Pleasants Deal
The State Journal
Longview Power is asking the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to intercede in Mon Power’s proposed $195 million acquisition of an aging coal-fired plant.
Longview CEO: FirstEnergy plant transfer part of ‘scheme’ to support subsidiary
Longview Power LLC President and CEO Jeffery Keffer maintains that there were better options on the table to meet FirstEnergy Corp.'s capacity needs in West Virginia without putting ratepayers on the hook for an uneconomic coal plant.
Longview Power Applauds Confirmation of Scott Pruitt as EPA Administrator
Following the Senate confirmation of Scott Pruitt as Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Jeff Keffer, the Chief Executive Office of Longview Power and Mepco Holdings issued the following statement
Coal hopes Trump can remove ‘doom and gloom’ lens investors view sector through
President-elect Donald Trump had lots of campaign promises for the coal industry, but with even coal producers warning temperance when suggesting coal jobs will return, measuring Trump's aid to coal may prove tricky.