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Range Resources Issued Violation For Leaking Impoundment

Officials are investigating after a Range Resources impoundment started leaking.

04/18/2014

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Former Mayor Ravenstahl To Consult With Drilling Firms

Former Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl has formed a self-named firm, Ravco Consulting, with a single employee: himself.

01/31/2014

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Family Evacuated Due To ‘Ooze’ In Fox Chapel Yard

The state Department of Environmental Protection, county officials and even Sunoco Inc. are analyzing an oily, gas-smelling liquid oozing out of a yard near Pittsburgh.

12/03/2013

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Pa. Gas Industry: Change Endangered Species Laws

Major oil and natural gas industry groups in Pennsylvania are backing efforts to change the state’s endangered and threatened species laws, despite objections from some sportsmen’s and environmental groups.

09/10/2013

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Elder Vogel’s Salute To The American Farmer & Veterans

On the Thursday edition of the Inside Story with Marty Griffin, Rob Pratte once again filled in and talked with Pennsylvania State Sen. Elder Vogel.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/22/2013

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Budget Cuts Threaten Local Energy Lab

The 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.

08/21/2013

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PTI Breaks Ground For New Welding, Oil & Gas Electronics Facility

The Pittsburgh Technical Institute broke ground on Tuesday for a brand new facility that will house two new programs. It was an exciting moment for officials at the Pittsburgh Technical Institute.

02/26/2013

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Deal Helping Customers Reduce Utility Costs

How would you like to save on your oil, electric or natural gas bill this year? Who wouldn’t! There’s a deal out there right now that sounds almost too good to be true. Customers getting some of those services for free.

11/05/2012

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CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Duke It Out Over Energy And Health Care

The 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.

10/15/2012

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CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Square Off Over Education and Energy

Today on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?

10/12/2012

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Opinion: Gas Prices Are The Government and Obama’s Fault

Americans continually hear that the president of the United States can do nothing about gas prices. John Hofmeister says that isn’t true. The doubled gas prices could have been avoided but no one in a political position who can do anything about the prices wants to do anything.

10/10/2012

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Local Oil Man Talks Gas With Rob Pratte

George Kehm form Kehm Oil talks about oil and gas price and where everything is headed. They also talk about the Marcellus Shale drilling.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/25/2011

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Political Science Expert Discusses Oil Prices

PITTSBURGH (NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA) — Duquesne University political science professor Dr. Kent Moors joined KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek Wednesday afternoon to discuss his new book “The Vega Factor: Oil Volatility and the Next Global Crisis.” […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/15/2011

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Natural Gas Industry Feels Effects of Obama Energy Speech

Energy independence was once again the recurring theme; spike in natural gas stocks and the promise to expand U.S. oil production and exploration.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/31/2011

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Gasoline Price Prediction Is Hefty

PITTSBURGH (NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA) — World-renowned oil expert and Duquesne University Professor Dr. Kent Moors says gasoline prices will hit $4 per gallon by Memorial Day. He talked with KDKA’s Mike Pintek about the factors involved for the […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/24/2011

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