It asked two of the sharpest young businessmen around town to investigate the Gaspereau River as a power source. Wright, a capable and popular building contractor, and Roy A. Wright and Jodrey's hydroelectric generating plant at Stivers Falls, White Rock, Kings County, began to operate on February 25, 1920. Title I of the Public Utility Act of 1935 is known as the Public Utilities Holding Company Act of 1935 (PUHCA). Bangor Hydro now is required to purchase power from outside sources to provide electricity to standard-offer customers in its territory.Jodrey, farmer, apple speculator, and fair-haired boy of the W. By May 1920, it was producing electric power for Wolfville, Greenwich, and Port Williams... PUHCA was enacted to eliminate unfair practices and other abuses by electricity and gas holding companies by requiring federal control and regulation of interstate public utility holding companies. Bangor Hydro did not purchase electricity from Nova Scotia Power to meet its standard offer obligations, Briggs said.
Its maximum output was 55 kilowatts, the service operated only seven hours out of twenty-four, and, according to an ancient townsman (who was interviewed by Harry Bruce in the mid-1970s) "You could hardly see the light bulbs even when you turned them on," — translation: the voltage was well below the proper level which meant that the generating plant was overloaded, or the distribution circuits were inadequate, or both. Bangor Hydro will continue to deliver power, which many customers are buying through the utility under state-established standard offer service.At all times, the electricity generatedmust be exactly equal to the existing demand – no more and no less. On 25 February 1935, official approval was given by the PUB for the Dartmouth GELHP Co. A municipal review committee, set up at Eastern Maine Development Corp., is handling the warrants, said Bangor City Manager Ed Barrett.# Privately-Owned Electric Utility Companies # Government-Owned Electric Utilities # Renewable-Energy Electric Companies # Inventory: Renewable Electric Generation, 2002-2012 # 1958: List of all electric utilities in Nova Scotia # 2001: List of all electric utilities in Nova Scotia # UARB electric power documents # Recent additions to this list # NS to manage own greenhouse emissions # Notes # Edison telegram, 31 July 1907 The full, official, legal name of each company is given. to sell its entire property, assets and undertaking to the Nova Scotia Light & Power Co. reported that, during the year 1912, its operating revenue was ,941.68 and operating expenses were ,324.52, and it paid 8.87 in taxes. On 30th December 1966, all of the outstanding shares of Eastern Light & Power Company Limited were purchased by the Nova Scotia Power Commission at a cost of ,900,000. (all three based in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia). The city of Bangor holds slightly more than 16 percent of the 825,000 warrants, Landry said.The photo was taken from a position downstream from the plant, looking upstream over the tailrace toward the tailrace tunnels. Also see: Bear River Electric Light, Heating & Power Co. NSL 1899 chapter 137 — Act to change the name of the Bear River Electric Light, Heating & Power Co to the Bear River & Digby Electric Light, Heating & Power Co. That was the intent of the merger between CMP Group, owners of Central Maine Power Co., and Energy East.
The smaller tailrace tunnel, on the left in the photo, was for the original generating unit; the larger tunnel on the right, was for unit number two. Also see: Bear River & Digby Electric Light, Heating & Power Co. The ratepayers of Bridgetown, at a meeting called for the purpose of voting upon thepurchase of the electric light system of that town on Tuesday evening [25 May, 1909 ? Only one regulatory group has not yet approved the merger.
The surface appearance of the tailrace clearly indicates that generator number one was running at the time the photograph was taken. ],decided by a vote of 17 for and 4 against, the sum of ,000. Beckwith, representing the electric light company, has declined to accept. The Securities and Exchange Commission is expected to rule in July.