New PG&E CEO Promises 'Hometown Experience'

New PG&E Corp. CEO Patti Poppe vowed change as she laid out her vision for the state’s largest utility, which reported a loss of $1.05/share for 2020. | Tanner Hembree/USDA Forest Service

American Electric Power CEO Nick Akins called for stepped-up reliability measures following a winter storm that ravaged the Texas grid. | AEP

Avangrid's CEO touted the company’s installation of nearly 620 MW of new wind projects last year and said it is poised to solidify its clean energy position in 2021. | Vineyard Wind

Exelon will separate its regulated transmission and distribution utilities from its merchant power generation business. | Exelon

Vicious storms and an ongoing pandemic failed to hobble year-over-year profit growth, Entergy executives said. | Entergy

FirstEnergy updated investors on the ongoing investigation into House Bill 6 and disclosed investor Carl Icahn is looking to acquire a stake in the company. | FirstEnergy

National Grid is participating in research to determine how to convert existing gas networks to support hydrogen that could be used for home heating. | Shutterstock

FERC rejected Public Citizen's claim that CenterPoint Energy concealed $625 million equity investment from a hedge fund manager that brought new management on board. | CenterPoint Energy

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