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Mar 30, 2015, 10:26 ET

Dominion East Ohio Names Jeff Murphy Its Top Executive; Scott Miller To Lead Electric Transmission Group

Dominion East Ohio has named Vice President Jeff Murphy its top executive, effective April 1, 2015. Murphy succeeds Scott Miller, who will become...

Mar 26, 2015, 08:47 ET

Dominion Selects Greensville County for Site of New Power Station

 Dominion Virginia Power today announced the company is proposing to build an approximately 1600-megawatt, natural gas-fueled power...

Mar 25, 2015, 12:00 ET

Dominion, Business Partners Celebrate Construction Of Cove Point Liquefaction Project

Dominion (NYSE: D), one of the nation's largest energy companies, today celebrated with its international business partners and Maryland community...

Mar 24, 2015, 11:30 ET

Dominion Accepting Applications for $1.5 Million in Education Grants

Educators and faculty at schools and colleges in communities served by Dominion Resources are invited to apply for $1.5 million in educational...

Mar 18, 2015, 09:19 ET

Dominion Virginia Power to Install Virginia's Largest Solar Installation to Date at Philip Morris USA

 Philip Morris USA (PM USA), an Altria company, is the latest company to partner with Dominion Virginia Power under the Solar Partnership...

Mar 17, 2015, 17:23 ET

Legion Welcome's Government's Changes to Permanent Impairment Allowance and Adoption of Family Care Relief Benefit Program

OTTAWA, March 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Today's announcement by VAC to propose changes to expand the Permanent Impairment Allowance (PIA) and implement a...

Mar 11, 2015, 15:08 ET

Dominion East Ohio Distributes $110,000 In Community Impact Awards

Dominion East Ohio today presented $110,000 in grants to 12 winning community organizations in its 20th annual Community Impact Awards competition,...

Mar 11, 2015, 14:58 ET

Dominion Virginia Power Contributes $1 Million to EnergyShare

The prolonged frigid temperatures are taking a toll on some Virginians, leaving them struggling to pay bills to heat their homes. Recognizing the...

Mar 10, 2015, 14:45 ET

Dominion Named 'Most Admired' Electric & Gas Utility By 'Fortune' Magazine

 Dominion (NYSE: D) has achieved Fortune magazine's No. 1 ranking for electric and gas utilities in this year's annual "Most Admired" companies...

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...