News

10.28.13

LHU introduces CNG-powered trolley

Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania has become the first Pennsylvania institution of higher learning to adopt economical, environmentally friendly natural gas as a transportation fuel for one of its three student commuter trolleys.

 

10.24.13

WCCC's ShaleNET natural gas job training program receives national award

Westmoreland County Community College's ShaleNET natural gas job training program was honored recently with a national award, a school official told trustees on Wednesday.

 

10.22.13

Sunoco pipeline meeting attracts friends, foes

The proposed 50-mile pipeline that will slice through southern and central Westmoreland County drew opponents, supporters and concerned emergency management officials to an informational session on Monday in the Hutchinson Fire Hall in Sewickley Township.

 

10.21.13

Lowe's Moving Freight to Natural Gas Trucks

Home-improvement retailer Lowes's Companies Inc. announced it is joining fleets in shifting its freight to trucks powered by natural gas.

 

10.21.13

SEDA-COG kicks off natural gas utilization project

SEDA-COG, in conjunction with Centre, Clinton, and Mifflin counties has begun a project to increase the utilization of regionally developed natural gas in Central Pennsylvania.

 

10.17.13

Economic growth

Eureka Resources opens Wysox plant

 

10.17.13

A Chevy Impala That Goes 500 Miles On A Tank? With Natural Gas, It's Possible

Capitalizing on America's abundant supply of clean-burning, low-cost natural gas, General Motors said Wednesday it will build a Chevrolet Impala sedan that can operate on either gasoline or compressed natural gas and travel up to 500 miles between fill-ups.

 

10.15.13

Jeannette man pleads guilty in $2.4 million gas-rights fraud

A Jeannette man pleaded guilty today to a role in a scheme in which he and an accomplice tricked gas companies into paying them some $2.4 million for gas rights on properties that they did not control.

 

10.15.13

Application filed for gas pipeline expansion

The company managing the Marcellus Shale gas pipeline that runs through Luzerne County is poised to expand the line again.

 

10.10.13

Lehigh Valley Health Network adds natural gas-fueled vans

In move to cut costs and run cleaner, Lehigh Valley Health Network has purchased two new vans that run on compressed natural gas.