Overnight Energy: GOP moves to reform Endangered Species Act

ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Congressional Republicans launched efforts Wednesday aimed at reforming the Endangered Species Act to make it more friendly for states, landowners, industry and others. The debates in the House and Senate were on bills with specific, limited purposes, not the full-scale comprehensive reforms that Republicans and some industries have been craving. Nonetheless, the GOP made it ...

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Hydro One signs $6.7B deal to buy U.S. energy utility

Hydro One Ltd. has signed a friendly deal to acquire U.S. energy company Avista Corp. for C$6.7 billion in an all-cash deal that would create one of the largest regulated utilities in North America. The Toronto-based company said Wednesday after the close of markets that it will pay C$67 per share in cash for the U.S. firm. Shares in Avista ...

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Analyst Activity – RBC Capital Markets Reiterates Hold on Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Analyst Ratings For Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) Trade Free For 60 Days when you Open a New OptionsHouse Account &nbsp Today, RBC Capital Markets reiterated its Hold rating on Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) with a price target of $7.00. There are 2 sell ratings, 19 hold ratings, 6 buy ratings on the stock. The current consensus rating on Chesapeake Energy ...

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