Network Plans To Bring Shale Power To East Coast PPL Corp. said Thursday it wants to spend billions of dollars to build a 725-mile system of electric transmission lines that will bring energy from the booming Marcellus Shale natural gas fields to customers on the heavily populated Eastern Seaboard.
Obama, Biden Unveil Job Training Grant ProgramThe president and vice president of the United States visited Pittsburgh today, putting the city in the spotlight once again.
Job Training Brings Obama And Biden To Pittsburgh WednesdayCommunity College of Allegheny County's West Hills site will host both President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden Wednesday afternoon.
Public Urged To Stay Inside, Conserve Energy During Deep FreezeShuttering the schools is almost a no-brainer when the roads are too snowy. But when it comes to temperature, it’s more of a judgment call.
New Year Means New Light Bulb RegulationsGet ready to say goodbye to the light bulbs we all grew up with.
State Utility Agency Has A Black Friday Way To Save
State Utility Agency Has A Black Friday Way To SavePennsylvania's public utility regulators have an idea to save money on Black Friday.
Can Alternative Fuel Boost The Economy?Rob Pratte was joined by Rick Price from ProGas and Dave Dudo from BeeMac Trucking to discuss the upcoming Odyssey alternative fuel event.
2 FirstEnergy Coal-Fired Plants To Close Next Week FirstEnergy says it will close two coal-fired power plants in southwestern Pennsylvania as scheduled next week with no expectations that they will be sold or reopened under stricter environmental regulations.
Budget Cuts Threaten Local Energy LabThe National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), with two big facilities in South Park and Morgantown, is not well-known, but -- working with local universities -- it's America's fossil fuel research lab.
No War On Coal, Energy Sec. Asserts In Pittsburgh Talk to coal industry executives and their political allies -- and you'd think President Obama and his administration are out to get coal.
CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Duke It Out Over Energy And Health CareThe two presidential candidates were asked a question by CBS Local about Obamacare vs. Romneycare and asked them to talk about the similarities or differences between the two plans.