News

David Dismukes: The dangers of trade protectionism for Louisiana – 10/12 Industry Report

By | 2018-10-12T10:15:59+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Energy, News|

ACG consulting economist David Dismukes has written an opinion piece for 10/12 Industry Report on the effects of the Trump Administration's trade policy on Louisiana industry. The Trump administration’s current trade initiatives, imposing billions of dollars in new tariffs, have the ability to wreak havoc on several important Gulf Coast economic sectors, including energy and

NJBIZ: NJ Rate Counsel report slams controversial ‘nuclear subsidy’

By | 2018-06-07T10:59:35+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Energy, News|

February 23, 2018 Per NJBIZ: New Jersey's Division of Rate Counsel has released Acadian Consulting Group's "Report on Nuclear Portion of Senate Bill 877", which finds that passage of the bill would cost ratepayers over $300 million annually, as well as an additional $244 million per year in lost economic output. Click here to read

Dismukes Testifies Against Mississippi Power Kemper Rate Deal

By | 2018-06-07T11:04:10+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Energy, News|

November 3, 2017 ACG Consulting Economist David Dismukes testified on behalf of the Mississippi Public Utilities Staff that accepting a proposed rate deal from Mississippi Power concerning its failed "clean coal" plant, known as the Kemper Project, could result in $5.9 billion in lost economic activity over the 40-year life of the Kemper Project and