Shares of power-plant operators recouped some of their recent losses amid optimism about earnings in the sector.
SCANA said it has been served with a subpoena by the Securities and Exchange Commission, related to an investigation into the construction of the VC Summer Nuclear Station, which SCANA stopped building earlier this year.
Australia will drop a target to produce more energy from renewable sources as Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull tries to lower power prices jolting his popularity and fueling instability in his government.
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires
October 17, 2017 17:58 ET (21:58 GMT)