LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 02: Musician Alison Balsom and Chairman of PPL Fran Nevekla visit the Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy Centre on May 2, 2013 in London, England.
It’s a great opportunity for the children to see a pro soccer game that is only 15-20 minutes down the road (at PPL Park in Chester, Pa.,) ... And when the Union show up here it encourages the kids to keep playing and that soccer is a great game. We are very fortunate to have a team like the Union.
Our shift to a more regulated business mix does not mean that PPL has lost its growth potential ... Over the next five years, we plan to invest almost $16 billion in our regulated businesses, growing our regulated asset base by an average of about 8 percent annually over that period.
Investors have noticed that we are delivering on our promise ... Our stock price has risen more than 15 percent over the past 12 months and we have grown the market capitalization of PPL by almost 40 percent from the level of just three years ago. PPL is now one of the 10 largest companies in the U.S. utility sector.More quotes »
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Philadelphia Union to Face Ocean City Nor’easters in Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Game on May 28
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United States Supreme Court Holds United Kingdom Windfall Profits Tax Creditable For U.S. Income Tax Purposes
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Avi-Yonah and Christians on Yesterday's PPL Decision
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PPL Avoids $40 Million Double Taxation
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