Tag: Dominion

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Dominion lowers cost estimates for power from offshore wind farm, seeks possible partner

November 6, 2023

Via: Utility Dive

“Dominion’s framework may be somewhat more appealing for an investor to potentially become a part owner of the project,” said Mike Doyle, a senior equity analyst for utilities at Edward Jones. However, Doyle said he was surprised to see Dominion’s […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Southeastern Utilities Launch Plan for Regional Energy-Trading Market

December 14, 2020

Via: Greentech Media

The U.S. Southeast’s biggest utilities have filed plans for a Southeast Energy Exchange Market, an electricity trading platform that they say could reduce power prices for about 50 million people and better integrate the region’s growing share of clean power […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Dominion’s nearly $50 monthly power bill hike in Virginia is a warning for other states

May 11, 2020

Via: Utility Dive

As policymakers in states including New Jersey, Maryland, and Illinois consider exiting PJM Interconnection’s capacity market to pursue clean energy goals, they should look to Virginia as a cautionary tale. Alternatives such as the Fixed Resource Requirement (FRR) come with […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Duke, AEP, Dominion among utilities to halt service shutoffs in coronavirus response

March 16, 2020

Via: Utility Dive

President Donald Trump on Friday declared the spread of COVID-19 a national emergency, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recommended an eight week halt to events of more than 50 people. Governors in some states have closed […]

Basic Services, Electric Utility, Public Transport, Public Utilities

Dominion launches electric school bus initiative, aims for 100% electric fleet in Virginia territory by 2030

August 30, 2019

Via: Utility Dive

Dominion’s bus replacement program looks like an easy win for school districts, but the utility says benefits will extend further by helping manage the electric grid and incorporating renewable energy. “Once phase 2 is fully implemented, the buses’ batteries could […]


Dominion invests $1.1B in offshore wind, watches Northeast developments

August 5, 2019

Via: Utility Dive

Dominion has expressed the possibility of developing more than 2,000 MW of offshore wind off the Virginia coast. “I would pencil out maybe a $3,000 per kilowatt-hour installed,” Koonce said. “And if you do that, you come up with a […]