Laclede Gas http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Laclede Expands Into Alabama http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/laclede-expands-alabama <p>Laclede Group has acquired another natural gas utility, this one outside Missouri.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The company announced Monday it will buy the Alabama Gas Corporation, known as </span>Alagasco<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, from </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Energen</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Corp. for $1.6 billion.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Energen had been seeking a buyer since early this year.</span></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 21:29:50 +0000 Maria Altman 35104 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Laclede Expands Into Alabama Laclede Gas Incentives Get Final Approval http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/laclede-gas-incentives-get-final-approval <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The St. Louis Board of Aldermen has approved a <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/laclede-gas-gets-tax-help-move">$7 million package</a> of tax incentives for renovations to the new downtown headquarters of </span>Laclede<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Gas.</span></p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 22:25:01 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 32254 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Laclede Gas Incentives Get Final Approval Laclede Gas Gets Tax Help To Move http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/laclede-gas-gets-tax-help-move <p><em>Updated at 5:15 p.m. with comments from the committee hearing.</em></p><p>The Housing, Urban Development and Zoning committee of the St. Louis Board of Aldermen has approved $7 million in tax incentives to redo the General American Building at 706 Market as the new headquarters for Laclede Gas.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 19:17:28 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 31601 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Laclede Gas Gets Tax Help To Move Tax Help Approved For Laclede Gas Move http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/tax-help-approved-laclede-gas-move <p>The St. Louis Tax Increment Financing Commission voted in favor of an $8 million tax incentive Wednesday to redevelop a downtown building that Laclede Gas may occupy.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span>Koman<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Group---which is seeking the </span>TIF---plans<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to rehab the building at 706 Market St. for an estimated $46 million.</span></p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 17:21:24 +0000 Maria Altman 31039 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Tax Help Approved For Laclede Gas Move Laclede Gas Should Move Without Tax Help, Protesters Say http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/laclede-gas-should-move-without-tax-help-protesters-say <p>An advocacy organization is protesting the request for <a href="http://stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/sldc/economic-development/tax-increment-financing.cfm">Tax Increment Financing</a> as Laclede Gas plans to move down the street.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Missourians Organizing for Reform and Empowerment, or MORE, held signs outside of </span>Laclede<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Gas’ headquarters Monday.</span></p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:58:38 +0000 Maria Altman 30991 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Laclede Gas Should Move Without Tax Help, Protesters Say