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Smart grid could save power

...even more dynamically, depending on conditions. That already happens in wholesale electricity markets, in which power suppliers buy energy from power producers. Now that would extend to the retail level -- our homes. The price of electricity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/04/liv_197618.shtml
Life & style
Feds order price controls on three power producers

...industry. Three of the country's largest wholesale power suppliers were told they faced new price restrictions because...a spokesman for the Southern Co., the largest power supplier in the Southeast. On Wednesday, American Electric...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/22/bus_328502.shtml
Business
Some Y2K questions remain

...after asking a question about how blackouts in other areas -- and the drain they could put on local generators when power suppliers are interconnected -- could affect Richmond County residents. While she still will prepare for some power loss...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/05/met_271713.shtml
Metro
American utility sold to foreign company

...ScottishPower shareholders approved the deal. The deal, announced in December, would form one of the world's largest power suppliers, with 7 million customers and 23,500 employees. PacifiCorp serves 1.5 million customers in six Western states...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/19/bus_263955.shtml
Business
GPU sells remaining power plants for $1.72 billion

...agreed to buy some of its power from Sithe Energies, a privately held company that became North America's largest power supplier with Monday's purchase. Sithe, jointly owned by the French services company Vivendi, the Japanese trading company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/10/bus_244277.shtml
Business
Deregulation proposal stirs public debate

...and corporate managers told the congressional subcommittee to remove price controls and territorial carve-outs for power suppliers, letting market competition bring down what they called the exorbitant price of lighting, heating and cooling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/15/met_206818.shtml
Metro
Local blackout is unlikely

...percent cushion of power in reserve at all times to insulate itself from trouble. "We also group together with other power suppliers like Duke, Progress Energy and Santee Cooper," he said. "If anyone is in need, the others help out." SCE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/16/met_384664.shtml
Metro
Company files to test MOX fuel

...applied Thursday to burn its first test batch of mixed-oxide fuel, despite uncertainties about how the commercial power supplier will get it and when. Testing at one of the company's Charlotte, N.C.-area reactors would be in anticipation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/28/met_377112.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
Meeting addresses drought

...generated by the three dams, water levels remain low. Mr. Parker pointed out that levels would be much lower if power suppliers had not bought electricity elsewhere. The Southeastern Power Administration, which markets electricity from corps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/16/met_333753.shtml
Metro
Utility plans to lower rates by $12 to $15

...in April 1992. The utility said it has absorbed wholesale power cost adjustment charges since June 1993 from its power supplier without passing on the expense to consumers. "Market conditions continue to change in our industry, and we are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/31/met_221607.shtml
Metro