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January 24, 2011 08:14 ET

Opinions on National Grid plc and Sempra Energy -- Weather a Factor for Gas Utilities

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - January 24, 2011) -  www.stockcall.com/ offers investors comprehensive research on the gas utilities industry and has completed analytical research on National Grid plc (NYSE: NCG) and Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE). Register with us today at www.stockcall.com/ to have free access to these researches. 

Natural gas utility companies in the Northern half of the country have had a much tougher winter than the Southern counterparts. Heavy snowstorms have disrupted power several times this season leading to costly power restoration and infrastructure upgrades. As a result, some utility companies are asking for money while others are looking to spend it. Visit www.stockcall.com/ to see how companies in this industry have grown over the past years and how they are expected to perform in the future.

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Some utility companies contending with weather related costs are seeking government assistance to avoid raising consumer rates to recoup the losses. National Grid recently struck a deal with New York's Public Service Commission for $112.7 million that will allow the company to maintain consumer rates for 2011. While pleased that consumer rates would not change, the figure is about a third of what they hoped for. Investors looking for free research on National Grid plc are welcome to sign up at www.stockcall.com/NCG24011.pdf.

Southern natural gas providers have had hardly any weather related setbacks which appears to have made acquisition and expansion projects more feasible. San Diego based Sempra Energy recently completed a deal to expand its ownership stake in two Chilean companies for a total cost of about $875 million. Investors looking for free research on Sempra Energy are welcome to sign up at www.stockcall.com/SRE240111.pdf.

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