SUGAR LAND, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 08/08/11 -- Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) (Rapid City, South Dakota), a diversified energy company that services Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming, saw upbeat overall results in the second quarter of 2011 as volumes improved and the effects of rate adjustments made in 2010 in several of the company's utility jurisdictions began to pay off. Net income for the quarter was reported to be $7.8 million, compared with an $8.7 million loss in the same period last year.
Industrial Info is tracking $836 million in active Black Hills projects in the U.S., including the $500 million construction of a 315-megawatt natural gas-fired generating station in Pueblo, Colorado.
For details, view the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/showAbstract.jsp?newsitemID=184492&refer=marketwire, or browse other breaking industrial news stories at www.industrialinfo.com.
Industrial Info Resources (IIR) is the leading provider of global market intelligence, specializing in the industrial process, heavy manufacturing and energy markets. IIR's quality-assurance philosophy, the Living Forward Reporting Principle, provides up-to-the-minute intelligence on what's happening now, while constantly keeping track of future opportunities. For more information send inquiries to email@example.com or visit us online at www.industrialinfo.com.