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Weather risk management not working for Washington Gas?

19th February 2009

Earlier this month I wrote about Star Gas Partners and their 10Q report which left you with the impression that they had failed to protect themselves against the vagaries of the weather even though they run what seems a decent weather risk management program. The 10Q perhaps highlighted that just having weather risk insurance and […]

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Entergy sees $600m in hurricane damage costs

19th September 2008

That’s just from Hurricane Gustav! Entergy Corporation, the New Orleans based power plant operator has announced $600m in costs incurred from damage caused by Gustav. They’ve yet to release an estimate for hurricane Ike but judging by the size of that storm we’d expect costs to exceed $1b from both storms once all tallied. Entergy […]

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