Auditor Says Clearer Rules Needed For Use Of Drilling FeesPennsylvania's auditor general says the state should rein in what he called questionable spending of some of the hundreds of millions of dollars in fees from a natural gas drilling boom that have swelled local government coffers under a nearly five-year-old state law.
Man Chains Electric Meter To Prevent Utility From Installing Smart MeterIt's obvious Norbert Sliwinski of Monroeville does not want Duquesne Light to install a so-called smart meter on his property.
Columbia Gas Customers Need To Opt Out Again To Stay Off Mailing ListsAttention Columbia Gas customers! There's a letter in your mailbox you do not want to ignore, especially if you don't want to be solicited by other natural gas suppliers.
Pennsylvania To Reconsider Record $11.4M Fine Against UberPennsylvania utility regulators have voted to reconsider the record-setting $11.4 million fine they imposed on ride-hailing company Uber.
Uber Appeals Pennsylvania Utility Regulator's $11.4M FineRide-hailing company Uber is asking state utility regulators to reconsider the record-setting $11.4 million fine they issued against it.
Columbia Gas Seeks Big Hike In Natural Gas PricingIf you're one of the 423,000 natural gas customers of Columbia Gas in the region, brace yourself.
Duquesne Light Launches Time-Of-Use ProgramA new program from Duquesne Light is helping people lower their electric bills.
Local Utility Companies Join Forces To Warn Customers Of Imposter ScamsUtility companies are banding together to raise awareness and offer tips to protect their customers after scam artists ripped off an elderly couple in Beechview, stealing money and jewelry.
Consumers May Be Paying More Than They Should For ElectricityConsumers could be losing money because they are not using the Public Utility Commission's Pennsylvania Power Switch website to search for cheaper suppliers of electricity.
Lyft Joins Uber In Getting Final OK For Pa. ServicePennsylvania's regulators say they're satisfied with the plan by the ride-sharing service Lyft to comply with conditions for a two-year license for experimental service to operate everywhere in the state except Philadelphia.
PUC Wants To Subpoena Uber CEO For Cease-And-Desist StatsPublic Utility Commission investigators want to subpoena Uber CEO Travis Kalanick so he can appear at a Feb. 18 meeting in Pittsburgh.
Households Without Heat For The Winter On Rise In Pa.Pennsylvania's utility regulators say that a survey shows that the number of households entering winter without heat-related utility service has almost doubled since 2003.