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The Morning Call
Met-Ed customers steamed after power jolt fried homeyou can do what Hentz did and pursue your case in small claims court or file a
Met-Ed customers steamed after power jolt fried home
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
you can do what Hentz did and pursue your case in small claims court or file a complaint with a state regulator such as the state Public Utility Commission (www.puc.pa.gov, 800-692-7380) or Insurance Department (www.insurance.pa.gov,... Read more
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The Morning Call
UGI projects a 6 percent rate increase in its cost of gascost rate will not change June 1. UGI is required to file its purchased gas cos
UGI projects a 6 percent rate increase in its cost of gas
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
cost rate will not change June 1. UGI is required to file its purchased gas cost rates each year in June for review by the state Public Utility Commission. The company may adjust the rates quarterly to reflect changes in wholesale natural gas... Read more
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The Morning Call
Power supplier to pay fine to settle overbilling caseAllentown area has agreed to pay a fine to settle allegations that it overbille
Power supplier to pay fine to settle overbilling case
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
Allentown area has agreed to pay a fine to settle allegations that it overbilled customers, who have received refunds. The state Public Utility Commission unanimously approved the settlement Thursday with Public Power LLC, of Stamford, Conn., which... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Bridge at center of legal battle demolishedor replace the bridge. Neither side claimed responsibility for the bridge, and
Bridge at center of legal battle demolished
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
or replace the bridge. Neither side claimed responsibility for the bridge, and both an administrative law judge and the state Public Utility Commission, which has jurisdiction over rail highway crossings, ruled the railroad was liable for the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Roundup: Pa. utility regulators set hearing on Columbia Gas rates; Sides battle on after judge tosses Redstone health-care case; moreat MOCA, in Los Angeles. Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP Columbia Gas ra
Roundup: Pa. utility regulators set hearing on Columbia Gas rates; Sides battle on after judge tosses Redstone health-care case; more
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
at MOCA, in Los Angeles. Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP Columbia Gas rates request slated for hearing The state Public Utility Commission will hear from Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania customers who are concerned about the utility's... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pa. utility regulators set hearing on Columbia Gas ratesregulators set hearing on Columbia Gas rates | TribLIVE The state Public Uti
Pa. utility regulators set hearing on Columbia Gas rates
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
regulators set hearing on Columbia Gas rates | TribLIVE The state Public Utility Commission will hear from Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania customers who are concerned about the utility's... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Strip mall stores receive powerThursday morning. Surgeoner said FirstEnergy employees have been monitoring th
Strip mall stores receive power
Altoona Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
Thursday morning. Surgeoner said FirstEnergy employees have been monitoring the fault since at least April 11. The state Public Utility Commission, which regulates Penelec, sent safety division representatives to the site Wednesday, and the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Water utility's $428,000 rate hike put on holdterritory includes one Northampton County community. Community Utilities of Pe
Water utility's $428,000 rate hike put on hold
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
territory includes one Northampton County community. Community Utilities of Pennsylvania Inc. filed last month with the state Public Utility Commission to increase annual revenue by nearly $428,000. Under the proposal, the monthly bill for a... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Strip mall’s electric shut offPenelec workers were given permission by the state Public Utility Commission to
Strip mall’s electric shut off
Altoona Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
Penelec workers were given permission by the state Public Utility Commission to shut down power, and electricity was scheduled to be turned off about 10 p.m., said Scott Surgeoner, a spokesman for FirstEnergy, Penelec's parent company. "It's unsafe... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Shalefield StoriesPost-Gazette it was caused by over-pressurization that allowed gas to leak or e
Shalefield Stories
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
Post-Gazette it was caused by over-pressurization that allowed gas to leak or escape from the station.” He said the DEP and state Public Utility Commission “are investigating.” However, we were never able to get any information about what happened... Read more
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The News-Times
Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials want $11.4M fine on Uber cutin Pittsburgh. Wolf, Fitzgerald and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto say Tuesday, M
Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials want $11.4M fine on Uber cut
The News-Times / Posted 21 days ago
in Pittsburgh. Wolf, Fitzgerald and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto say Tuesday, May 3, 2016, they've sent a letter asking the state Public Utility Commission to greatly reduce last month's $11.4 million fine against ride-sharing company Uber, the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials want $11.4M fine on Uber cutin Pittsburgh. Wolf, Fitzgerald and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto say Tuesday, M
Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials want $11.4M fine on Uber cut
Stamford Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
in Pittsburgh. Wolf, Fitzgerald and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto say Tuesday, May 3, 2016, they've sent a letter asking the state Public Utility Commission to greatly reduce last month's $11.4 million fine against ride-sharing company Uber, the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials want $11.4M fine on Uber cutin Pittsburgh. Wolf, Fitzgerald and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto say Tuesday, M
Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials want $11.4M fine on Uber cut
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 days ago
in Pittsburgh. Wolf, Fitzgerald and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto say Tuesday, May 3, 2016, they've sent a letter asking the state Public Utility Commission to greatly reduce last month's $11.4 million fine against ride-sharing company Uber, the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allied Utility rate increase unfaira rate increase for sewer customers living in Schnecksville North in North Whit
Allied Utility rate increase unfair
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
a rate increase for sewer customers living in Schnecksville North in North Whitehall Township. And special thanks to the state Public Utility Commission for approval of this request. After all, it's only a 26 percent increase from the previous... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Sunset Review Suggests Changes New Name at Railroad Commission - Sunset Review Suggests Changes New Name at Railroad Commission by Jim Malewitz The Texas Tribune April 29 2016 Editor's note: This story has been updated with additional comment. Th...process is “clouded” by concerns that its in-house judges lack independence. La
Sunset Review Suggests Changes New Name at Railroad Commission - Sunset Review Suggests Changes New Name at Railroad Commission by Jim Malewitz The Texas Tribune April 29 2016 Editor's note: This story has been updated with additional comment. Th...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
process is “clouded” by concerns that its in-house judges lack independence. Lawmakers should transfer oversight to the state Public Utility Commission which has more resources and expertise in ratemaking matters. “Insufficient” bonding... Read more
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York Daily Record
Natural gas pipeline explodes, burns man at nearby homesaid a quarter-mile evacuation zone was being maintained until further notice,
Natural gas pipeline explodes, burns man at nearby home
York Daily Record / Posted 25 days ago
said a quarter-mile evacuation zone was being maintained until further notice, which included about a dozen homes. The state Public Utility Commission will lead the investigation into the fire, which has already begun at the scene. The DEP, a... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Natural gas pipeline explodes, burns man at nearby homesaid a quarter-mile evacuation zone was being maintained until further notice,
Natural gas pipeline explodes, burns man at nearby home
The New Canaan News / Posted 25 days ago
said a quarter-mile evacuation zone was being maintained until further notice, which included about a dozen homes. The state Public Utility Commission will lead the investigation into the fire, which has already begun at the scene. The DEP, a... Read more
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Times News
Natural gas pipeline explodes, burns man at nearby homesaid a quarter-mile evacuation zone was being maintained until further notice,
Natural gas pipeline explodes, burns man at nearby home
Times News / Posted 25 days ago
said a quarter-mile evacuation zone was being maintained until further notice, which included about a dozen homes. The state Public Utility Commission will lead the investigation into the fire, which has already begun at the scene. The DEP, a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Natural gas pipeline explodes, burns man at nearby homesaid a quarter-mile evacuation zone was being maintained until further notice,
Natural gas pipeline explodes, burns man at nearby home
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
said a quarter-mile evacuation zone was being maintained until further notice, which included about a dozen homes. The state Public Utility Commission will lead the investigation into the fire, which has already begun at the scene. The DEP, a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Beaver Brook may run dryAuthority participated in person or by telephone. Since then, the DEP has aske
Beaver Brook may run dry
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
Authority participated in person or by telephone. Since then, the DEP has asked the Pennsylvania Consumer Advocate, the state Public Utility Commission and the Massachusetts-based RCAP Solutions for help in Beaver Brook. Residents said they... Read more
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TribLIVE
FirstEnergy seeks rate increases for Pa. electric customerscan expect to see higher monthly bills next year. The Akron-based company said
FirstEnergy seeks rate increases for Pa. electric customers
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
can expect to see higher monthly bills next year. The Akron-based company said it would file requests Thursday with the state Public Utility Commission seeking rate increases that would generate up to $439 million in additional revenue at the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Uber convenientThe state Public Utility Commission appears to be going out of its way to elimi
Uber convenient
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
The state Public Utility Commission appears to be going out of its way to eliminate competition for taxi drivers by fining Uber for operating without approval in 2014. My 6-mile ride from Lehigh Valley International Airport to home was $35 with a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
PPL completes 58-mile line project a year earlyand securing easements and permits. “There were really a lot of moving parts.”
PPL completes 58-mile line project a year early
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
and securing easements and permits. “There were really a lot of moving parts.” Announced in late 2011 and approved by the state Public Utility Commission in early 2014, the project was not without controversy. Opponents voiced concerns that the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Roundup: PUC requires clear language for gas bills; more Americans expected to remodel homes this year; moregas for heating on Pennsylvania's competitive utility market will find new item
Roundup: PUC requires clear language for gas bills; more Americans expected to remodel homes this year; more
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
gas for heating on Pennsylvania's competitive utility market will find new items and language on their monthly bills. The state Public Utility Commission on Thursday approved rules that require the inclusion of certain information on bills and the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania fines Uber $11M for operating without approvalto California regulators. Uber didn't debut in the Lehigh Valley until January
Pennsylvania fines Uber $11M for operating without approval
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
to California regulators. Uber didn't debut in the Lehigh Valley until January 2015, after gaining approval from the state Public Utility Commission. In January, Uber said it would be cutting its fares by 35 percent in its Lehigh Valley,... Read more
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