S&P Raises Big Rivers Credit Rating to BB

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Credit Profile:
Big Rivers Electric Corp. ICR --┬áLong Term Rating: BB/Stable/Upgraded  
Ohio Cnty, Kentucky Big Rivers Electric Corp., Kentucky Ohio Cnty (Big Rivers Electric Corp.) RURELCCOO -- Long Term Rating BB/Stable/Upgraded
S&P Global Ratings raised its issuer credit rating on Big Rivers Electric Corp., Ky. (BREC) to 'BB' from 'BB-'. At the same time, S&P Global Ratings raised its rating on Ohio County, Ky.'s $83.3 million pollution control refunding revenue bonds, series 2010A (Big Rivers Electric Corp. Project), issued for BREC, to 'BB' from 'BB-'. The outlook is stable.