There is increased uncertainty of electric capacity prices in New York Zone 'J' that support the U.S. electricity generator Astoria Generating Co. Acquisitions LLC's project obligations as reflected by the recent filing with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission by Astoria Generating Co. L.P. (the project's owner), the NRG Companies, and TC Ravenswood LLC . We are placing the ratings on Astoria Generating Co. Acquisition LLC's credit facilities on CreditWatch with negative implications. NEW YORK (Standard & Poor's) June 16, 2011--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today it placed its 'BB-' rating on Astoria Generating Co. Acquisitions LLC's (Astoria Gen) $430 million ($141.7 million outstanding) first-lien term loan due 2013 and its $100 million first-lien working capital facility due 2012 on...
Companies mentioned in this report are: Astoria Generating Co. Acquisitions LLC
Action: On CreditWatch:Negative
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