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VC-backed IPOs, mergers mixed in 4Q

RigNet Inc.’s initial public offering in the fourth quarter was the only Houston-area venture capital-backed IPO exit during a nationwide stampede of VC-backed IPOs as 2010 came to a close, according to a pair of national studies on IPO and merger and …  More »

Will legislature clear way for new coal, nuclear plants?

The new state Legislature, which is sworn in today, may try to scrap Minnesota’s ban on new coal and nuclear plants, clearing the way for new construction. The state’s moratorium on nuclear facilities — Minnesota currently has two, part of Xcel Energ…  More »

Constellation maps Mass. expansion

Constellation Energy of Baltimore has completed its acquisition of two of the bigger power plants in the Boston area — the Mystic plant in Everett and the Fore River plant in Weymouth, the Patriot Ledger reports. About 150 people work for the two plan…  More »

Shell in hotseat in Nigeria oil hearings

Royal Dutch Shell Plc will face grilling by Nigerian officials in government hearings later this month as the growing number of attacks on offshore rigs by militants has led to more environmental…  More »

Shell, Transocean top 2011 stock picks, Fortune says

Transocean Ltd., which saw its shares slide after the Deepwater Horizon Gulf rig disaster and then recover late in the year, and Royal Dutch Shell Plc have been picked among the 10 top stock investments for 2011 by Fortune…  More »

Will legislature clear way for new coal, nuclear plants?

The new state Legislature, which is sworn in today, may try to scrap Minnesota’s ban on new coal and nuclear plants, clearing the way for new construction. The state’s moratorium on nuclear facilities — Minnesota currently has two, part of Xcel Energ…  More »

Shell in hotseat in Nigeria oil hearings

Royal Dutch Shell Plc will face grilling by Nigerian officials in government hearings later this month as the growing number of attacks on offshore rigs by militants has led to more environmental…  More »

Constellation maps Mass. expansion

Constellation Energy of Baltimore has completed its acquisition of two of the bigger power plants in the Boston area — the Mystic plant in Everett and the Fore River plant in Weymouth, the Patriot Ledger reports. About 150 people work for the two plan…  More »

Will legislature clear way for new coal, nuclear plants?

The new state Legislature, which is sworn in today, may try to scrap Minnesota’s ban on new coal and nuclear plants, clearing the way for new construction. The state’s moratorium on nuclear facilities — Minnesota currently has two, part of Xcel Energ…  More »

Shell in hotseat in Nigeria oil hearings

Royal Dutch Shell Plc will face grilling by Nigerian officials in government hearings later this month as the growing number of attacks on offshore rigs by militants has led to more environmental…  More »

Constellation maps Mass. expansion

Constellation Energy of Baltimore has completed its acquisition of two of the bigger power plants in the Boston area — the Mystic plant in Everett and the Fore River plant in Weymouth, the Patriot Ledger reports. About 150 people work for the two plan…  More »

N.C. OKs Charlotte airport’s solar project

Welcome to Power Weekend , catching up on stuff we’ve learned since Friday. The N.C. Utilities Commission has issued an order registering the Charlotte Douglas International Airport’s 250-kilowatt solar project on Wilkinson Boulevard as a renewable-e…  More »