Austria's largest power generator Verbund and the partner companies of EnergieAllianz (EVN, Wien Energie, Energie AG Oberösterreich, BEWAG and Linz AG) were today granted permission by the European Competition Commission to form EnergieAllianz, a power trading company to cover the Austrian market.

A broad, bipartisan coalition of labor unions, business organizations, industry and energy experts from the Clinton Administration sent letters and statements to the Hill recently urging the U.S. Senate to preserve the nuclear energy title of S. 14, the Comprehensive Energy Act of 2003.