Cheap Fuel Prices Hurting Shale Gas IndustryNatural gas prices are falling in Western Pennsylvania and while it may be good for consumers, it may not be good for the Marcellus Shale gas industry.
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.
Paper: Gas Lines Will Take Decades To ReplacePennsylvania's natural gas utilities say replacing cast iron and uncoated steel lines in their distribution systems that carry gas to homes and businesses will take decades and cost billions of dollars, a newspaper reported.
Wolf Visits Local School To Highlight Education Differences With CorbettTom Wolf highlighted support for public education with a tour of a local school.
Drilling For Natural Gas Now Underway At Airport Consol Energy has cut roads through forested lands to reach six pads designed to support 45 wells to extract natural gas under and near the Pittsburgh International Airport.
Plan To Drill On Golf Course Faces Much Opposition Grandview Golf Course in North Braddock lives up to its name -- providing golfers with a stunning vista of the steel valley.
Feds Issue Tighter Regulations For Trains Hauling Highly-Flammable CrudeMore and more, trains with older, puncture-prone tanker cars are hauling highly-flammable crude and liquefied petroleum though our area, like in Downtown Pittsburgh and in Carnegie.
Increased Marcellus Shale Drilling Has Local Officials Worried About Safety The number of trains and tanker trucks hauling highly explosive by-products from drilling through local towns has increased exponentially.
KD Investigates: Could A Train Tragedy Happen In Pittsburgh? A runaway tanker train crashes in Canada, killing 47 people.
US Dept. Of Energy Welcomes Openness In Fracking Procedures The US Department of Energy said Friday that it welcomes the decision by an oil and gas industry supplier to disclose all chemicals in hydraulic fracturing fluid.
Group Fighting Against Drilling Contract For Deer Lakes ParkOne anti-fracking group says drillers are targeting Pennsylvania’s county parks.
Range Resources Issued Violation For Leaking ImpoundmentOfficials are investigating after a Range Resources impoundment started leaking.
2 Candidates Join Forces To Challenge Rep. White In PrimaryThe KD Investigators exposed him posing under false identities on the Internet. That moved two people to challenge state Rep. Jesse White for his seat, but now one of those challengers is dropping out and joining forces with the other to try to get White out of office.
Columbia Gas Bills To Rise Despite Stable Gas SuppliesIn television ads, Columbia Gas is telling customers about an upgrade in its natural gas pipelines across Pennsylvania.
County Council Gets Look At Proposal To Drill In Deer Lakes ParkAllegheny County Council is getting its first look today at a drilling agreement that would allow Range Resources to drill for natural gas below Deer Lakes Park in West Deer Township.