Parents and grandparents buy 529 college savings plans as safe investments,
so VA529 chose poorly in Spectra Energy,
the very risky company behind the Sabal Trail fracked methane pipeline now plowing through the Floridan Aquifer drinking water of south Alabama, Georgia, and all of Florida and under the Withlacoochee and Suwannee Rivers against growing opposition.
Maybe you’d like to mention that to
Mary G. Morris, the Chief Executive Officer of Virginia529 College Savings Plan,
the biggest mutual fund investor in both Spectra Energy and in Enbridge, which is buying Spectra.
There’s a handy
VA529 contact form or you can call or write:
9001 Arboretum Parkway
North Chesterfield, VA 23236
First Solar Inc. is selling one of its large California solar farms to
MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co., ending the solar-panel maker’s search
for a buyer.
The sale places MidAmerican Energy, a unit of Warren Buffett’s
Berkshire Hathaway Inc., in the solar-power business for the first
time. MidAmerican operates fleets of wind farms and conventional
The companies didn’t disclose terms of the deal Wednesday, but said the
Topaz solar-power plant, in San Luis Obispo County, is worth more than
That’s more evidence there is private financing available for solar power.