| Apr 3, 2011
After the fires were out and the dead accounted for, state regulators tasked with determining the cause of the natural gas explosion that leveled an Allentown city block ordered UGI Utilities to dig up its own pipe and find out why it failed.
| Jan 8, 2011
| 8:09 AM
A natural gas leak has prompted road closures, that will likely last all day.
Sacramento County Sheriff's deputies were in the area of Folsom Boulevard and La Riviera Drive, at 4:30 a.m. Saturday and noticed an odor of gas. Deputies notified the...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 2:55 AM
What was believed to be a natural gas explosion leveled a vacant house in Kenosha, Wis., late Monday night, sending tornado-like debris and shock waves that damaged homes three blocks away.
"Everything flew off my walls," said Amanda Quiroz, who lives...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 4:00 PM
That deadly natural gas explosion last fall in San Bruno may not have been a simple accident. According to the San Francisco Chronicle, PG&E pushed the pipeline to its limits; along with close to a dozen others. One possible reason: PROFITS.
| Jan 21, 2011
A monitor at George Washington High School on the Southeast Side shows that air in the neighborhood has the distinction of containing the state's highest levels of toxic heavy metals, chromium and cadmium, as well as sulfates, which can trigger asthma...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:31 PM
Text of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, as provided by the White House:
Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, distinguished guests and fellow Americans:
Last month, I went to Andrews Air Force Base and welcomed...
| Jan 30, 2011
| 2:41 PM
Kenneth P. Ksionek, Orlando Utilities Commission general manager and chief executive officer since 2004, looks to balance slower growth with looming environmental regulations. He spoke with Sentinel staff writer Kevin Spear.
CFB: Compare the size and key...
| Jan 30, 2011
| 10:48 PM
The signs read “Warning: Gas Pipeline” and they litter an Olivehurst neighborhood that runs along southbound highway 70. There’s a history of natural gas concerns here; a super highway of gas pipelines crisscrosses the area. But that...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 8:39 PM
Pacific Gas and Electric is reducing the pressure on four natural gas lines under direction from the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). The lines experienced a temporary pressure increase that was 10% more than allowed by federal regulations....
| Feb 6, 2011
The game on Sunday is, well, the Super Bowl of TV commercials. According to Nielsen, most people (OK, 51 percent) say they enjoy the ads more than the football, and advertisers will shell out up to $3 million for the privilege of entertaining them for...
| Feb 5, 2011
In 2011, the Chicagoland Natural Gas Savings Program will continue to offer rebates to Chicago homeowners for installing energy efficient natural gas heating equipment and if needed replace with energy efficient models that qualify for rebates, which...