Midwest power

Jeffrey Tomich



Jeffrey is a St. Louis-based reporter covering the Midwest power sector for Energywire. Focus areas include the shift by coal-dependent states to cleaner energy sources and the evolution of the utility business model in response to new technologies. Before joining E&E News, Jeffrey was the energy and environment reporter for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, where he won a SABEW award for a story on the Iowa ethanol boom. He also covered energy for Bloomberg News. A native of Houston, he is a Tulane University graduate with a double major in English and economics.

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Dynegy struggles to find allies for Ill. proposal

Opponents of a bill to aid Dynegy Inc.'s southern Illinois coal fleet lined up at a legislative hearing yesterday morning to reject the proposal as a "bailout" for aging plants being squeezed from the market by cleaner energy sources.