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  • 5/11/12 8:00 am EDT
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WGL Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: WGL) today announced the official opening of the new Springfield Center facility for its subsidiary Washington Gas. Located on 20 acres just inside the Beltway in Northern Virginia, the building features a Bloom Energy Server, most notably highlighted on 60 Minutes, to convert natural gas to electricity. The facility is targeting LEED Gold certification, the second highest certification levelmore
  • 4/30/12 9:00 am EDT
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WGL Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: WGL) today announced that it has installed a Bloom Energy Server, as featured on 60 Minutes, at its subsidiary’s new state-of-the art Springfield Center. Washington Gas now has a solid oxide fuel cell that converts clean natural gas directly to electricity. Output from the unit is estimated to reduce CO2e emissions by approximately 50 percent compared to conventional grid electricity. The use ofmore
  • 2/29/12 6:00 pm EST
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Washington Gas Light Company today filed an application with the Public Service Commission of the District of Columbia (PSC) to increase its rates and charges. The filing was in response to the PSC’s initiation of a proceeding to review Washington Gas’ base rates. The proposed rates and charges will increase Washington Gas’ overall annual revenues in the District of Columbia by approximately $29.0 million, anmore
  • 1/4/12 4:15 pm EST
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--During the coldest months of the year, many families in the Capital region are unable to afford their heating costs. Thanks to the Washington Area Fuel Fund (WAFF) and the generous donations of area residents, support is now available to those who do not qualify for, or have exhausted, all other forms of government energy assistance. For 28 years, Washington Gas and The Salvation Army have been assisting qualified areamore
  • 10/18/11 5:00 pm EDT
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Washington Gas announced today that its customers could expect up to a 7 percent decrease in winter heating bills compared with last winter’s bills. The reduction is attributed to gas commodity prices forecasted to be lower than in the 2010-2011 winter heating season, as well as a lower consumption forecast, based on normal weather instead of the colder-than-normal 2010-2011 winter. Despite the forecast for lower bills,more
  • 8/9/11 4:30 pm EDT
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WGL Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:WGL), the parent company of Washington Gas and other energy-related subsidiaries, has been named one of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity for the 5th consecutive year, according to Black Enterprise magazine. One thousand publicly traded companies and 100 leading global companies with major U.S. operations were invited to participate in the survey. The survey used four key areas: suppliers, seniormore
  • 5/9/11 4:30 pm EDT
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WGL Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:WGL) today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Terry D. McCallister will deliver a presentation highlighting company fundamentals at the American Gas Association Financial Forum in Orlando, Fla., on Monday, May 16, 2011, at 9 a.m. Eastern time. A live webcast of the company's presentation will be available to the public via a link on the WGL Holdings website, wglholdings.commore
  • 4/15/11 4:39 pm EDT
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Washington Gas Light Co. today filed an application with the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) to increase its rates and charges. The proposed rates and charges will increase Washington Gas’ overall annual revenues in Maryland by $30.0 million, an increase of 5.9 percent. The typical residential heating customer would see an increase of about 5.4 percent in his or her gas bill, or an average of about $4.50more
  • 3/7/11 11:30 am EST
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A bill before the Maryland General Assembly would help speed up critical natural gas infrastructure replacement projects. Consumers say they are willing to pay a surcharge to reinforce the pipeline system throughout the state. Over 20 states have passed similar measures that allow gas companies to file plans and seek approval from regulators to recover pipeline replacement costs between traditional base rate cases whichmore
  • 1/31/11 5:00 pm EST
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Washington Gas Light Co. today filed an application with the Virginia State Corporation Commission (SCC) to increase its rates and charges. “The current rates no longer accurately reflect our costs of providing service in Virginia,” said Washington Gas Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Terry D. McCallister. “This rate increase will alleviate the difference between the amount of revenue the company receives from itsmore