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NBC News
Koch-Backed Group Drops $3 Million Against Democrat In Pennsylvania Senate Racethe Board of Freedom Partners said in a recent statement. The ad, titled "Whos
Koch-Backed Group Drops $3 Million Against Democrat In Pennsylvania Senate Race
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
the Board of Freedom Partners said in a recent statement. The ad, titled "Whose Job," charges that McGinty, as head of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection sought subsidies for companies that later paid her after her role in the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Cheltenham's $80 Million Sewer Problemminutes of the meeting. One of the township commissioners then “noted that the
Cheltenham's $80 Million Sewer Problem
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 4 days ago
minutes of the meeting. One of the township commissioners then “noted that the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) are requiring the Township to make significant and costly upgrades... Read more
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The Brown and White
Stream escapes spill threat after Route 33 crash, official sayshe said. "If anything, it was a very minimal amount," Weaver said. County Eme
Stream escapes spill threat after Route 33 crash, official says
The Brown and White / Posted 4 days ago
he said. "If anything, it was a very minimal amount," Weaver said. County Emergency Management Services notified the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection to coordinate cleanup, Weaver said. The crash occurred when Christopher... Read more
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Philly.com
What's the (bleep)ing problem with caring about Pa.'s environment?they actually do. That really freaks us out. Consider the case of one John Qui
What's the (bleep)ing problem with caring about Pa.'s environment?
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
they actually do. That really freaks us out. Consider the case of one John Quigley, who until last week was head of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, and who seems to be 10X more famous now, for the way that he left... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
DEP notifies Freedom Area School District of emergency boil water advisoryDistrict has immediately been placed under a boil water notice, the district an
DEP notifies Freedom Area School District of emergency boil water advisory
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 5 days ago
District has immediately been placed under a boil water notice, the district announced. The district was notified by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection that the Harvey Run Water Supply System was placed under the Boiled Water... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
No contamination revealed by tests in Salem Twp. gas line explosionshakes Salem Township Spokesman Creighton Welch told Channel 11 News that Spec
No contamination revealed by tests in Salem Twp. gas line explosion
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 8 days ago
shakes Salem Township Spokesman Creighton Welch told Channel 11 News that Spectra Energy is still awaiting results from Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection air quality monitoring tests that were conducted for 24 hours after the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Tests find no soil, water contamination in area of Salem pipeline blast, Spectra reportsno contaminants from this incident.” Welch did not identify the company that di
Tests find no soil, water contamination in area of Salem pipeline blast, Spectra reports
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
no contaminants from this incident.” Welch did not identify the company that did the testing. The results of lab tests the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is conducting on air samples taken around the blast site are pending. DEP... Read more
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The Express-Times
Decades after priest sex abuse, survivor seeks to right his biggest regretshis grandkids for their good grades and is quite proud to have put two of his t
Decades after priest sex abuse, survivor seeks to right his biggest regrets
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
his grandkids for their good grades and is quite proud to have put two of his three kids through college. One works for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and another for the F.B.I. He sometimes wishes he could rewind time and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania environmental secretary resignsto fix tainted water supplies to meet federal standards. McDonnell was most re
Pennsylvania environmental secretary resigns
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
to fix tainted water supplies to meet federal standards. McDonnell was most recently the director of policy for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, where he oversaw the agency's regulation and policy development... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gov. Wolf says environmental protection secretary resignsWolf says environmental protection secretary resigns | TribLIVE Pennsylvania
Gov. Wolf says environmental protection secretary resigns
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
Wolf says environmental protection secretary resigns | TribLIVE Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Secretary John Quigley talks to Tribune-Review staff about the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Help for Residents Amid Water Contamination Concernsliving near the former Willow Grove Naval Air Station in Horsham will be able t
Help for Residents Amid Water Contamination Concerns
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 9 days ago
living near the former Willow Grove Naval Air Station in Horsham will be able to receive free bottled water Friday from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. Residents with confirmed levels of certain chemicals in their water, can... Read more
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The Express-Times
Tests show Allentown schools' water safe, district saystests were conducted by licensed and certified employees of Element Environment
Tests show Allentown schools' water safe, district says
The Express-Times / Posted 10 days ago
tests were conducted by licensed and certified employees of Element Environmental Solutions, Inc., and then tested by a Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection-certified lab. They were done in accordance with all U.S. Environmental... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘Minor cleanup’ shouldn’t delay Penguins development in Pittsburghis seen from the 20th floor of the Marriott City Center in November 2015.Photo
‘Minor cleanup’ shouldn’t delay Penguins development in Pittsburgh
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
is seen from the 20th floor of the Marriott City Center in November 2015.Photo by Andrew Russell | Trib Total Media The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has identified three areas on the former site of the Civic Arena that... Read more
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TribLIVE
Dearth of pipelines keeps Marcellus gas from lucrative marketsenvironmental activism aimed at pipeline projects. The anti-drilling group Dela
Dearth of pipelines keeps Marcellus gas from lucrative markets
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
environmental activism aimed at pipeline projects. The anti-drilling group Delaware Riverkeeper Network this month sued the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection over the proposed Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline. It seeks to block the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania prepares for Zika as weather warmsfound in any significant numbers, an eradication campaign would become very per
Pennsylvania prepares for Zika as weather warms
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
found in any significant numbers, an eradication campaign would become very personal, said John Quigley, secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. "We will literally have to go house to house, yard to yard," Quigley... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Water issue raises stink in Pattonin permitting stages and won't be completed for another 18 months to two years.
Water issue raises stink in Patton
Altoona Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
in permitting stages and won't be completed for another 18 months to two years. Ed Galovich, sanitarian supervisor for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, attended the meeting to address people's concerns. He said he... Read more
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Philly.com
As weather warms, Pa. prepares for Zikafound in any significant numbers, an eradication campaign would become very per
As weather warms, Pa. prepares for Zika
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
found in any significant numbers, an eradication campaign would become very personal, said John Quigley, secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. "We will literally have to go house to house, yard to yard," Quigley... Read more
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The Press and Journal
Former borough zoning officer speaks at zoning hearing“accessory use” to the existing funeral home. Once Fager-Finkenbinder obtained
Former borough zoning officer speaks at zoning hearing
The Press and Journal / Posted 18 days ago
“accessory use” to the existing funeral home. Once Fager-Finkenbinder obtained that approval, the company applied to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection for an air quality permit required in order to operate the crematory at... Read more
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The Press and Journal
Former borough zoning officer testifies at crematory hearing“accessory use” to the existing funeral home. Once Fager-Finkenbinder obtained
Former borough zoning officer testifies at crematory hearing
The Press and Journal / Posted 18 days ago
“accessory use” to the existing funeral home. Once Fager-Finkenbinder obtained that approval, the company applied to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection for an air quality permit required in order to operate the crematory at... Read more
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The Press and Journal
Live stakinglocal water quality and cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay are being imposed upon M
Live staking
The Press and Journal / Posted 19 days ago
local water quality and cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay are being imposed upon Middletown and other municipalities by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. Complying with the new requirements will cost money –potentially a lot... Read more
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The Brown and White
Martins Creek Power Plant owner pays out for 2005 fly ash spillPlant in Lower Mount Bethel Township. Nearly 11 years after the spill, the cla
Martins Creek Power Plant owner pays out for 2005 fly ash spill
The Brown and White / Posted 19 days ago
Plant in Lower Mount Bethel Township. Nearly 11 years after the spill, the claim will require Talen to pay $952,150 to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission in what they refer to as... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
BUSINESS DIGEST || Earthquakes still under investigationCASTLE, Pa. The multiple earthquakes that recently occurred in Lawrence County
BUSINESS DIGEST || Earthquakes still under investigation
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 19 days ago
CASTLE, Pa. The multiple earthquakes that recently occurred in Lawrence County still are under investigation by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, a... Read more
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TribLIVE
GOP presidential candidate Trump promises to eliminate 90% of coal lawsClinton added she supported job training for displaced workers. Trump's propos
GOP presidential candidate Trump promises to eliminate 90% of coal laws
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
Clinton added she supported job training for displaced workers. Trump's proposal is “absurd,” said John Hanger, former Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Secretary under Gov. Ed Rendell. “Trump has one way to make coal come... Read more
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York Daily Record
What the Perdue soybean plant means for York CountyThe Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection green-lighted Perdue's
What the Perdue soybean plant means for York County
York Daily Record / Posted 20 days ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection green-lighted Perdue's plan to build the facility in Lancaster County. Perdue AgriBusiness has passed a major hurdle in its effort to build a soybean processing plant that some in York County... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Suit brought against convenience store for alleged contaminationRoad store’s underground storage tanks caused contamination on their property.
Suit brought against convenience store for alleged contamination
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Road store’s underground storage tanks caused contamination on their property. “The plaintiffs have been notified by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection that their property ... has been infiltrated by gasoline products ...... Read more
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York Daily Record
DEP OKs air plan for Perdue plant near York Countyplant has a green light from the state for its air plan, and the company says i
DEP OKs air plan for Perdue plant near York County
York Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
plant has a green light from the state for its air plan, and the company says it will start construction in June. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection approved the company's air plan, which includes the construction and... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
DEP approves controversial soybean plant in Lancaster CountyThe Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has given its approval
DEP approves controversial soybean plant in Lancaster County
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 24 days ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has given its approval for a proposed soybean plant in Lancaster County, which has been the subject of debate for years. - Download the WGAL app DEP officials have issued an Air Plan approval... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
DEP approves Lancaster County soybean oil extraction facilityHarrisburg, PA — The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
DEP approves Lancaster County soybean oil extraction facility
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 24 days ago
Harrisburg, PA — The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today issued an Air Plan Approval to Perdue AgriBusiness, LLC, for the construction and operation of a soybean oil extraction facility in Conoy Township, Lancaster County.... Read more
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Business Wire
Pennsylvania American Water Signs Agreement to Acquire New Cumberland Wastewater Systemseek approval of the acquisition from the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commissio
Pennsylvania American Water Signs Agreement to Acquire New Cumberland Wastewater System
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
seek approval of the acquisition from the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission and other necessary approvals from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. The signing of the purchase agreement is the culmination of negotiations... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Groups sue U.S. EPA over fracking waste regulations Other news A number of environmental groups are suing the U.S. Environmental
Groups sue U.S. EPA over fracking waste regulations
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 24 days ago
Other news A number of environmental groups are suing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, saying the government has failed to adequately regulate how companies dispose of waste created by... Read more
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TribLIVE
Homeowners find abandoned well; Richland to seek funds to plug itorphan or abandoned gas or oil well involves bringing in a contractor to do the
Homeowners find abandoned well; Richland to seek funds to plug it
TribLIVE / Posted 24 days ago
orphan or abandoned gas or oil well involves bringing in a contractor to do the work, said John Poister, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. Each well poses a different challenge, but it generally costs at least... Read more
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The Morning Call
Talen to pay nearly $1 million for 2005 Martins Creek fly ash spillsettle a claim stemming from a fly ash spill at its Martins Creek generating st
Talen to pay nearly $1 million for 2005 Martins Creek fly ash spill
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
settle a claim stemming from a fly ash spill at its Martins Creek generating station, state officials said Wednesday. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission said Talen agreed to pay... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Shalefield Storiesthem, and then spent a few hours that night sitting at the fire department wait
Shalefield Stories
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
them, and then spent a few hours that night sitting at the fire department waiting for the all-clear to go back home. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection was supposed to have a thorough investigation. According to our local... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lehigh Valley Superfund site threats to health, environment yield $6.9M finecause threats to public health and the environment, the U.S. Environmental Prot
Lehigh Valley Superfund site threats to health, environment yield $6.9M fine
The Express-Times / Posted 25 days ago
cause threats to public health and the environment, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Justice Department and Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection said in a news release. The stipulated penalty is the largest in the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Company fined $6.8 million for Emmaus Superfund sitehistory, and the third largest stipulated penalty overall in EPA history. Ten p
Company fined $6.8 million for Emmaus Superfund site
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 26 days ago
history, and the third largest stipulated penalty overall in EPA history. Ten percent of the penalty will be paid to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection,. The Superfund consent decree to remove groundwater contamination at... Read more
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The Morning Call
Baby peregrine falcons banded at Rachel Carson BuildingOfficials from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the
Baby peregrine falcons banded at Rachel Carson Building
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
Officials from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the Pennsylvania Game Commission banded and inspected three young peregrine falcons nesting on the 15th Floor of the Rachel Carson State Office Building to ensure they are... Read more
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Times News
Carbon training facility plans progressscale be permitted to be over the 1 inch to 100 foot ratio; the sloping require
Carbon training facility plans progress
Times News / Posted 26 days ago
scale be permitted to be over the 1 inch to 100 foot ratio; the sloping requirements for the pond berm dependent on the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection approval; allowing the height of the proposed firefighter training tower... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
DEP investigates 5 quakes, 1 close to LowellvilleNEW CASTLE, PA. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is inv
DEP investigates 5 quakes, 1 close to Lowellville
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 28 days ago
NEW CASTLE, PA. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is investigating five micro earthquakes in Lawrence County that occurred last Monday. The quakes – all too small for people to feel – occurred not far from a well pad operated... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, frackingnorth of Pittsburgh and three-quarters of a mile from a natural gas well. No da
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, fracking
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 29 days ago
north of Pittsburgh and three-quarters of a mile from a natural gas well. No damage was reported. A spokesman for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says a probe is ongoing. He didn't say what action regulators would take... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in brief36-inch Texas Eastern pipeline in Salem Township in Westmoreland County about 7
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
36-inch Texas Eastern pipeline in Salem Township in Westmoreland County about 7:30 a.m., John Poister, a spokesman for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, said in an email. Spectra Energy's 24-inch natural gas line under the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurtare responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one in
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurt
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 30 days ago
are responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one injury has been reported. John Poister of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says a well fire was reported at around 8:30 a.m. Friday in Salem... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurtare responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one in
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurt
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 30 days ago
are responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one injury has been reported. John Poister of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says a well fire was reported at around 8:30 a.m. Friday in Salem... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurtare responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one in
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurt
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 30 days ago
are responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one injury has been reported. John Poister of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says a well fire was reported at around 8:30 a.m. Friday in Salem... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurtare responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one in
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurt
KXXV Waco / Posted 30 days ago
are responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one injury has been reported. John Poister of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says a well fire was reported at around 8:30 a.m. Friday in Salem... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, frackingnorth of Pittsburgh and three-quarters of a mile from a natural gas well. No da
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, fracking
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 30 days ago
north of Pittsburgh and three-quarters of a mile from a natural gas well. No damage was reported. A spokesman for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says a probe is ongoing. He didn't say what action regulators would take... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Man hurt in pipeline gas explosion was in homeare responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one in
Man hurt in pipeline gas explosion was in home
Brandon Sun / Posted 30 days ago
are responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one injury has been reported. John Poister of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says a well fire was reported at around 8:30 a.m. Friday in Salem... Read more
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The Hill
Pa. investigates earthquakes near fracking sitesUnited States Geological Survey was cautious about linking the quakes to fracki
Pa. investigates earthquakes near fracking sites
The Hill / Posted 30 days ago
United States Geological Survey was cautious about linking the quakes to fracking, leaving it to the state Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to investigate,... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurtare responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one in
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurt
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 30 days ago
are responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one injury has been reported. John Poister of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says a well fire was reported at around 8:30 a.m. Friday in Salem... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurtare responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one in
Natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania leaves at least 1 hurt
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 30 days ago
are responding to a natural gas explosion in Pennsylvania where at least one injury has been reported. John Poister of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says a well fire was reported at around 8:30 a.m. Friday in Salem... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Explosion reported at natural gas pipeline in Pennsylvaniainvolved a pipeline owned by Texas Eastern, which has shut off the gas and sent
Explosion reported at natural gas pipeline in Pennsylvania
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 30 days ago
involved a pipeline owned by Texas Eastern, which has shut off the gas and sent personnel to the site, according to Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection spokesman John Poister. The cause of the blast isn't immediately clear.... Read more
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