July 24, 2014 - SEC approves money market fund reforms; municipal bond issuers voice concerns
The Securities and Exchange Commission voted 3-2 yesterday to issue a final rule to reform money market mutual funds, including a requirement that all institutional prime money market funds transact at a floating net asset value (NAV) rather than a fixed $1 per share.
July 24, 2014 - House panel sets hearing on FERC views on impact of EPA proposed rule on existing power plant emissions
The House Subcommittee on Energy and Power has invited all five commissioners of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to testify at a July 29 hearing on the impact on the electric grid of the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed rule to limit carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants.
July 24, 2014 - Correction
July 24, 2014 - APPA offers July 29 webinar on rate making for utility boards and councils
On Tuesday, July 29, from 2 to 3:30 p.m., Eastern time, the American Public Power Association (in conjunction with Hometown Connections) will hold a webinar on Strategic Planning for Utility Boards and City Councils.
July 24, 2014 - APPA soliciting topics, speakers for Engineering and Operations Conference
The American Public Power Association is now soliciting topic and speaker suggestions for the 2015 Engineering and Operations Technical Conference, which will be held May 17-20 in Sacramento, California.
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