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Feb 27, 2015, 13:39 ET

Dominion Virginia Power Asks SCC to Reduce Monthly Electric Bills in April

 A typical Dominion Virginia Power residential customer could expect to see an overall reduction of 5.5 percent in electric rates beginning in...

Feb 24, 2015, 16:30 ET

Dominion Sets Annual Meeting

 Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE: D) will hold its annual meeting of shareholders on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at 9:00 a.m. ET. Details of the...

Feb 24, 2015, 08:00 ET

Dominion Virginia Power Customers Set All-time Record for Electricity Usage

As a result of record-breaking low temperatures, Dominion Virginia Power's 2.5 million customers on Friday established an all-time record for...

Feb 19, 2015, 10:00 ET

Dominion Resources Black Warrior Trust Announces 1st Quarter Cash Distribution

 Dominion Resources Black Warrior Trust (NYSE: DOM) today announced a quarterly cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial...

Feb 18, 2015, 16:05 ET

Dominion To Present At Credit Suisse 2015 Energy Summit

 Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE:D) and Dominion Midstream Partners, LLP (NYSE:DM) Executive Vice President and CFO, Mark F. McGettrick, will...

Feb 18, 2015, 15:16 ET

Dominion Virginia Power urges customers to brace for cold snap

 Having come through a wind storm and a snowstorm in the past five days, Dominion Virginia Power is now bracing for record cold temperatures...

Feb 18, 2015, 08:00 ET

North Anna, Surry Rated Lowest-Cost Nuclear Stations

Dominion (NYSE: D) Virginia Power's North Anna and Surry power stations were among the lowest cost producers of nuclear-generated electricity in...

Feb 11, 2015, 11:06 ET

Atlantic Coast Pipeline Estimated To Save Consumers, Businesses $377 Million Annually In Energy Costs, Analysis Says

Consumers and businesses in Virginia and North Carolina could save an estimated $377 million annually in lower energy costs thanks to the proposed...

Feb 09, 2015, 11:15 ET

Dominion Midstream Targets 22 Percent Annual Long-Term Cash Distribution Growth Rate

 The board of directors of Dominion Midstream GP, LLC, the general partner of Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: DM), has announced that it...

Feb 09, 2015, 11:15 ET

Dominion Board Of Directors Increases Dividend Rate By 8 Percent; Sets New Dividend Policy

 The board of directors of Dominion (NYSE: D) has declared a quarterly dividend of 64.75 cents per share, which corresponds to an annual...

Feb 06, 2015, 16:05 ET

Dominion Midstream Partners Announces 2014 Earnings

 Dominion Midstream Partners (NYSE: DM) reported unaudited net income attributable to DM of $9.5 million, or $0.15 per limited partner unit for...

Feb 06, 2015, 16:05 ET

Dominion Announces 2014 Earnings

 Dominion (NYSE: D) today announced operating earnings for the 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2014, of $2.0 billion ($3.43 per share), compared to...

Feb 05, 2015, 13:30 ET
Soak City Water Park Debuts at Kings Dominion this Spring

All-New Soak City Water Park to Replace WaterWorks at Kings Dominion

The 40th Celebration continues at Kings Dominion as WaterWorks transforms into Soak City. An expansion and renovation of Kings Dominion's...

Feb 05, 2015, 09:00 ET

Dominion Resources and the Library of Virginia Honor Eight African-American 'Strong Men & Women in Virginia History'

 Dominion Resources and the Library of Virginia commemorated the leadership and accomplishments of eight outstanding African Americans during...

Feb 05, 2015, 08:33 ET

Dominion Virginia Power Planning Major Expansion of Large-Scale Solar in Virginia

Dominion Virginia Power is planning to develop multiple large-scale solar projects totaling 400 megawatts of electricity. All projects will be...

Feb 04, 2015, 08:30 ET

Atlantic Coast Pipeline Signs Pipe Manufacturing Contract with Dura-Bond Industries

 Atlantic Coast Pipeline LLC, which has proposed a 550-mile natural gas pipeline to bring much-needed energy to Virginia and...

Feb 03, 2015, 09:17 ET

Dominion Voltage, Inc. Selected by PG&E for Volt/VAR Optimization Pilot Program

Today, Dominion Voltage, Inc. (DVI), a grid optimization subsidiary of Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE: D) announced their participation in an...

Feb 02, 2015, 07:30 ET

Dominion Completes Carolina Gas Transmission Acquisition

 Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE: D), today announced that it has closed the transaction to acquire Carolina Gas Transmission (CGT) from SCANA...

Jan 30, 2015, 08:43 ET

Dominion to Award $1.2 Million in Environmental Grants

Nonprofit organizations will share up to $1.2 million through a new environmental stewardship initiative, sponsored by Dominion Resources. The...

Jan 23, 2015, 15:35 ET

Dominion Midstream Declares Quarterly Cash Distribution

The board of directors of Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: DM), has declared a fourth-quarter 2014 cash distribution of $0.1389 per unit. This...