| May 31, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Alaska’s first commercial natural gas storage project is now humming.
By the time project managers with Cook Inlet Natural Gas Storage Alaska cut the ribbon on the new Kenai facility, Thursday morning, nearby compressors were already pressurizing...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 2:27 PM
For four decades, the owners of the liquefied natural gas terminal at Cove Point in Calvert County have given a pair of environmental groups a say over expansion of the sprawling complex, originally built to import fuel from abroad via the Chesapeake Bay....
| Sep 19, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Siemens isn't the only wind energy company worried about the future. The company just laid off nearly half its workforce and we learn it's not alone. Other Kansas companies face uncertainty.
“The wind energy business has grown seriously in Kansas....
| Sep 22, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Gov. Tom Corbett is optimistic about the future of the natural gas industry in Pennsylvania.
“After all the predictions of disaster and the fearful warnings from people with no understanding of the industry, Pennsylvania is reaping a bounty,”...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:31 AM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — It sounds like a free-market success story: a natural gas boom created by drilling company innovation, delivering a vast new source of cheap energy without the government subsidies that solar and wind power demand.
| Jul 24, 2012
| 12:00 PM
While we agree with Katie Huffling that safe, responsible, tightly-regulated natural gas development must be done in a way that protects "the health of our communities and the environment," her recent op-ed ("The hidden health risks of fracking," July 20)...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 9:36 AM
July saw the smallest yearly growth in the cost of living since 2010, with price declines in electricity and natural gas helping to offset the recent jump in gas prices, a federal agency reported Wednesday.
The Consumer Price Index for All Urban...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 11:30 AM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — In a surprising turnaround, the amount of carbon dioxide being released into the atmosphere in the U.S. has fallen dramatically to its lowest level in 20 years, and government officials say the biggest reason is that cheap and...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 7:49 PM
It could be an economic dream or an environmental nightmare — or maybe a little bit of both.
Thus far, however, the Marcellus Shale industry has been neither in the Laurel Highlands. Only eight wells were drilled last year in Somerset County...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 8:59 AM
Halliburton Co., one of the world’s largest oil services businesses, pulled in record revenue in North America as the energy industry shied from natural gas production and boosted oil field exploration instead.
The Houston firm’s revenue in...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 8:47 AM
The oil and gas men started showing up in Antrim County in November and December, said Patty Niepoth, register of deeds for the county.
What has been happening is this: people with an oil and gas company come to the register of deeds office and make...