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Aug 30, 2016, 10:27 ET Dominion Powers Removal of Largest Pollution Source of Clinch River

Dominion, government agencies and a company that specializes in removing waste coal are finishing up a major clean-up project in Southwest Virginia...


Aug 24, 2016, 10:05 ET Dominion Awards $1 Million for Educational Programs Exploring Energy and the Environment

 From wetland restoration to green roof technology, this year's Dominion educational grants will engage students of all ages in a variety of...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET Dominion-Questar Merger Moves Closer After Approval From Utah's Public Service Commission

 Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE: D) and Questar Corporation (NYSE: STR) announced today that the Public Service Commission of Utah has approved...


Aug 10, 2016, 08:30 ET Dominion Announces Pricing of Equity Units

 Dominion (NYSE: D) announced today that it has priced its offering of 25 million 2016 Series A equity units. Each 2016 Series A equity unit...


Aug 09, 2016, 09:00 ET Norfolk State University expands green technology initiative with Dominion grant of $25,000

 Good things come in small packages: sometimes microscopic ones. Students at Norfolk State University are conducting research with devices that...


Aug 08, 2016, 16:01 ET Dominion Announces Equity Units Offering

 Dominion (NYSE: D) announced today its intention to offer to sell 25 million equity units, subject to market and other conditions. Each equity...


Aug 02, 2016, 16:40 ET Dominion Declares Quarterly Dividend of 70 Cents

The board of directors of Dominion (NYSE: D) has declared a quarterly dividend of 70 cents per share of common stock. Dividends are payable on...


Jul 19, 2016, 15:26 ET Natural Gas Utilities to Build Bikes for Local Children During Republican Convention in Cleveland

 Employees from the American Gas Association (AGA), Dominion and natural gas utilities will build bicycles for children in need in Cleveland,...


Jul 19, 2016, 07:45 ET Dominion Announces Early Results of Cash Tender Offer

 Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE: D), today announced the early results of its previously announced tender offer (the "Tender Offer") to...


May 23, 2016, 16:40 ET Dominion Announces Remarketing of 2.962% Junior Subordinated Notes Due 2019

Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE: D) announced that it has successfully remarketed its 2.962% Junior Subordinated Notes due 2019. The optional...


May 11, 2016, 13:00 ET Dominion Declares Quarterly Dividend of 70 Cents

 The board of directors of Dominion (NYSE: D) has declared a quarterly dividend of 70 cents per share of common stock. Dividends are...


Apr 27, 2016, 10:58 ET SEC Denies Dominion Effort To Block Shareholder Vote On Financial Risks Of $19 Billion Nuclear Reactor

 The major utility Dominion has failed to convince the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to block a shareholder resolution calling...


Apr 27, 2016, 09:08 ET Longtime Questar Executives Chosen to Head Dominion Questar

Dominion (NYSE: D) has chosen longtime Questar Corp. (NYSE: STR) executive Craig C. Wagstaff to lead its western U.S. natural gas operations once...


Apr 26, 2016, 08:00 ET Dominion to Honor 18 Volunteers of the Year for Selfless Service to Communities

Dominion will continue its 32-year legacy of celebrating volunteerism and community service during Benjamin J. Lambert, III, Volunteer of the Year...


Apr 25, 2016, 14:30 ET One Call Can Help Keep You Safer This Spring

 Every six minutes, someone strikes and damages an underground utility line, but you can help defend your neighborhood. Practicing safe digging...


Apr 21, 2016, 09:30 ET Dominion Continues Tradition by Awarding $1 Million in Environmental Grants

Whether it's planting native trees, forging new trails or building boat ramps, this year's environmental grants will help fund a wide variety of...


Apr 13, 2016, 10:45 ET Dominion's Support for Military Receives More Accolades

Dominion, an award-winning military employer, continues to earn recognition for its strong support of active military, veterans and retired...


Apr 11, 2016, 09:00 ET Dominion Transmission Office Designated West Virginia's First Privately Owned LEED Gold Building

 Dominion Transmission Inc.'s new office building in the White Oaks Business Complex has attained Gold status under the...


Apr 04, 2016, 08:00 ET Dominion Offers $1 Million in Educational Grants

Dominion Resources announced today that it will provide $1 million in educational grants to schools within the company's geographic footprint...


Mar 02, 2016, 18:03 ET Dominion Announces Remarketing of 4.104% Junior Subordinated Notes Due 2021

 Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE: D) announced that it has successfully remarketed its 4.104% Junior Subordinated Notes due 2021. The optional...


Jan 21, 2016, 14:30 ET Dominion Declares Quarterly Dividend of 70 Cents

The board of directors of Dominion (NYSE: D) has declared a quarterly dividend of 70 cents per share of common stock. Dividends are payable on...


Jan 21, 2016, 09:20 ET Dominion Virginia Power Is Prepared For Heavy Snowfall, High Winds

 Dominion Virginia Power is prepared to respond to heavy snowfall and high winds forecasted to move through its Virginia and North Carolina...


Jan 20, 2016, 09:12 ET Dominion Resources Adopts WiserTogether Platform To Improve Health Care Decision-Making for Employees

 WiserTogether, Inc., the company which offers data-driven treatment transparency solutions to employers, health plans and payers, announced...


Jan 19, 2016, 06:50 ET Dominion Closes on Final Phase of Solar Sale to SunEdison

Dominion (NYSE: D) announced today that it has closed on the second and final phase of its previously announced sale of a 33 percent ownership...


Jan 12, 2016, 08:45 ET Dominion Virginia Power Plans $9.5 Billion in Infrastructure and Upgrade Expenditures

Dominion Virginia Power plans to invest nearly $2 billion per year through 2020 to add new, clean generation, including solar energy, and to...