Senate Energy & Natural Resources Committee to hold a hearing The Committee holds a hearing on how to increase the reliability and security of the nationís electric grid from cyber and physical attacks. Participants include Chairman LaFleur and Commissioner Moeller of FERC, President & CEO Akins of American Electric Power (AEP) and President & COO Hill of Calpine (CPN) on April 10 at 9:30 am. Webcast Link
American Electric raises 2015 capital expenditure budget to $4.4B American Electric Power increased its 2015 capital expenditure budget to $4.4B. The company forecast its 2016 capital investment budget at $3.8B and its 2017 capital investment budget at $3.9B.