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PhysOrg
Bellhops app seeks to perfect the do-it-yourself moving experienceWhen Derek Bayer was getting ready to move, the moving company he hired gave hi
Bellhops app seeks to perfect the do-it-yourself moving experience
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
When Derek Bayer was getting ready to move, the moving company he hired gave him a quote that included two trucks, which was going to end up costing a lot more than he wanted to pay. So when he saw a Groupon deal for Bellhops, a service that pairs... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Wolf issues oil train recommendationsThe administration of Gov. Tom Wolf laid out recommendations to improve safety
Wolf issues oil train recommendations
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
The administration of Gov. Tom Wolf laid out recommendations to improve safety on rail routes that carry Bakken Shale crude oil through Pennsylvania. In the wake of a handful of spills, and in some cases disasters, resulting from derailments in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pa. utility regulators set new rules for gas heating billsPennsylvanians who heat their homes with natural gas supplied by a company othe
Pa. utility regulators set new rules for gas heating bills
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
Pennsylvanians who heat their homes with natural gas supplied by a company other than their standard utility will soon see changes on their monthly bills. The state Public Utility Commission on Thursday approved rules that require certain... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wolf issues oil train recommendationsThe administration of Gov. Tom Wolf laid out recommendations to improve safety
Wolf issues oil train recommendations
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
The administration of Gov. Tom Wolf laid out recommendations to improve safety on rail routes that carry Bakken Shale crude oil through Pennsylvania. In the wake of a handful of spills, and in some case disasters, resulting from derailments in other... Read more
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TribLIVE
Slower speeds, more inspections promoted in Pa. crude-by-rail reportGov. Tom Wolf wants trains carrying crude oil through Pittsburgh and other high
Slower speeds, more inspections promoted in Pa. crude-by-rail report
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
Gov. Tom Wolf wants trains carrying crude oil through Pittsburgh and other high-population areas in the state to stay 5 mph below the federal speed limit of 40 mph, but his office says the two major railroad companies are not looking to slow... Read more
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TribLIVE
East Vandergrift to fight $250,000 gas billWhile wincing at high gas bills is not unusual, the small town of East Vandergr
East Vandergrift to fight $250,000 gas bill
TribLIVE / Posted 24 days ago
While wincing at high gas bills is not unusual, the small town of East Vandergrift is gasping and rejecting a recent $250,000 natural gas bill. The borough is trying to negotiate the bill with Peoples Natural Gas, disputing additional charges from... Read more
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The Morning Call
Musikfest, Uber pair upDon't want to deal with finding a parking space for Musikfest? Fill your mug u
Musikfest, Uber pair up
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
Don't want to deal with finding a parking space for Musikfest? Fill your mug up too much during a concert? Uber can give you a lift. The ride-booking service has teamed up with ArtsQuest, the nonprofit that runs Musikfest, according to a news... Read more
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The Morning Call
Another electricity supplier to pay millions in refunds to resolve probe into price hikesIf you paid dearly last year after buying into IDT Energy's promises about lowe
Another electricity supplier to pay millions in refunds to resolve probe into price hikes
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
If you paid dearly last year after buying into IDT Energy's promises about lower electricity costs, you may be getting some of that money back. IDT would refund $2.4 million to customers under a proposed settlement announced Thursday by the state... Read more
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TribLIVE
State settles third complaint over polar vortex electric pricesPennsylvania consumer agencies said Thursday they reached a proposed settlement
State settles third complaint over polar vortex electric prices
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
Pennsylvania consumer agencies said Thursday they reached a proposed settlement with a third electricity supplier accused of deceptive marketing and boosting prices during the so-called polar vortex in 2014. New York-based IDT Energy Inc. agreed to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Pennsylvania officials respond to plan to lower emissions from power plantsA federal proposal to combat climate change drew mixed reactions from Pennsylva
Pennsylvania officials respond to plan to lower emissions from power plants
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
A federal proposal to combat climate change drew mixed reactions from Pennsylvania officials, who alternately focused on its environment and public health effects versus its impact on the state’s economy. The Obama administration’s final Clean Power... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Pennsylvania officials respond to plan to lower emissions from power plantsA federal proposal to combat climate change drew mixed reactions from Pennsylva
Pennsylvania officials respond to plan to lower emissions from power plants
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 30 days ago
A federal proposal to combat climate change drew mixed reactions from Pennsylvania officials, who alternately focused on its environment and public health effects versus its impact on the state’s economy. The Obama Administration’s final Clean Power... Read more
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TribLIVE
Obama’s Clean Power plan doesn’t change much; opponents remain firmThe Obama administration's latest proposal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions f
Obama’s Clean Power plan doesn’t change much; opponents remain firm
TribLIVE / Posted 30 days ago
The Obama administration's latest proposal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from power plants adjusted individual goals that states must meet and gave them more time and tools to do so. Reaction to the plan to cut carbon pollution by 32 percent... Read more
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TribLIVE
Roundup: Peoples Natural Gas to refund $3.8M in overcharges; Consumer sentiment dips in July; morePeoples Natural Gas to refund $3.8M in overcharges Customers of Peoples Natura
Roundup: Peoples Natural Gas to refund $3.8M in overcharges; Consumer sentiment dips in July; more
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
Peoples Natural Gas to refund $3.8M in overcharges Customers of Peoples Natural Gas Co.'s Equitable Division will receive a 2 percent discount on their bills over the next eight months in a refund of extra money the utility collected because of an... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pennsylvania ranks second in electricity competitionPennsylvania now ranks as the number two state, behind only Texas, for resident
Pennsylvania ranks second in electricity competition
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 1 months ago
Pennsylvania now ranks as the number two state, behind only Texas, for residential, commercial and industrial electric competition, announced the state Public Utility Commission (PUC) this week. The announcement, made in a PUC news release, was... Read more

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