Department Of Environmental Protection
From the air it might look like an inviting lake, but Little Blue Run is filled with fly ash and calcium sulfate trapped at FirstEnergy’s Bruce Manfield Plant seven miles away.
It was a beautiful fall day in German Township, Fayette County, but residents living near the Advanced Disposal landfill can’t enjoy it.
A Bucks County resident is the state’s first person to die from West Nile virus this year, according to state officials.
Twenty homeowners on Frederick Street in Mount Oliver have sad proof that the hills are honeycombed with old, abandoned mines. Last month they felt the earth move under their feet.
At the MarkWest processing plant in Houston, Pa., they separate different types of gases and burn off the excess in towers.
There are new details about a troubled Fayette County coal waste dump. State environmental regulators are stepping in to stop planned blasting on the property, blasting that could have caused landslides or cave-ins.
Thousands people are expected to flock to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center for the annual Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show. Companies will show the latest and greatest products for the home. And one organization will be encouraging people to go green.
Out of the blue, Connellsville’s Breakneck Creek turned blue last month leaving investigators scratching their heads until now.
The state Department of Environmental Protection is investigating the odd blue color in a local creek.
Temperatures are expected to soar above 90 degrees again today, which has prompted the Department of Environmental Protection to declare a code orange Air Quality Action day for the Pittsburgh area.
The sun is shining and it’s a beautiful day, but the Department of Environmental Protection has issued a code orange Air Quality Action Day.
The department of environmental protection has given approval to lift the boil water advisory for the city of Aliquippa and its residents.
It was the first full day on the Allegheny River for boaters this holiday weekend, but for some an unwelcome sight spoiled the day.
Last year, Doug Caldwell paid $15,000 for a wind turbine to supply electrical power to his home, but today, all he has to show for it is a concrete pad and cement cylinder.
Progress is not going over well with some of the residents of Hanover Township in Washington County. A sewer line is being installed to replace septic tanks and the move is upsetting some people.