State's Utility Regulators Reject Attempt To End Moratorium On Service TerminationsPennsylvania’s Public Utility Commission on Thursday rejected an attempt by one of its members to end its three-month-old moratorium preventing utilities from terminating service to non-paying customers while the state fights the spread of the coronavirus.
Aqua America To Acquire Peoples In $4.2 Billion Deal, Raising Implications For PWSAAqua America has announced that it is acquiring Peoples in a $4.275 billion deal.
Pennsylvania Shuts Down Construction On Sunoco Gas PipelinePennsylvania environmental officials have ordered Sunoco to halt construction of a natural gas pipeline across the southern part of the state.
Cold Temperatures Mean Higher Home Heating Bills This WinterThe U.S. Department of Energy is predicting that our winter energy costs will grow -- up eight percent for electricity, up 12 percent for natural gas, and up 17 percent for home heating oil.
Pa. Lawmakers Want PUC To Oversee PWSATwo local lawmakers plan to introduce legislation to put the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority under the oversight of the Public Utility Commission.
Local Store Owner Records 'Duquesne Light' Scam Artist At Work John King, owner of Olympos Gyros in Robinson, and his assistant Steve Spanoudakis were working their food establishment as usual when a call came in.
Uber Settles With Pennsylvania Regulators For $3.5 MillionPennsylvania regulators are settling a legal dispute with the ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc. for $3.5 million.
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.