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  • Bracing for Sandy

    Bracing for Sandy
    Pennsylvania remained in Hurricane Sandy's crosshairs Sunday, with forecasters predicting a one-two punch of wind and rain to start hitting the Lehigh Valley late tonight. Although a degree of uncertainty remains about the storm's precise path, there...
  • Monday Morning Coffee: The Day After Irene.

     
    Good Monday Morning, Fellow Seekers. If you're one of the lucky Pennsylvanians who have electricity this Monday morning and you're reading this entry, then welcome, glad you made it through the storm all right. And if you don't have electricity......
  • PPL settles power shutoff investigation

     
    Today's Watchdog column explains how PPL Electric Utilities of Allentown has agreed to settle a state investigation into whether it violated state rules when it shut off power to an elderly, disabled man who died two weeks later. The settlement......
  • PPL gets a jolt from Chevy Volt

     
    PPL Electric Utilities is one of 28 member utility companies participating in a test program involving the Chevrolet Volt, General Motors' new hybrid-electric car, according to officials from parent PPL Corp. The Electric Power Research Institute, a trade...
  • PPL warns customers of scam calls

     
    PPL Electric Utilities is warning customers to beware of apparent scam artists who are making phone calls posing as PPL workers and fishing for financial information. Spokesman Michael Wood said one customer received a call Tuesday (Dec. 6) that...
  • Scammers trying to shake down electric customers

     
    If someone calls and threatens to shut off your power if you don't pay your overdue bill immediately with a prepaid debit card, shut them off instead. It's a scam. PPL Electric Utilities issued a warning after getting reports from......
  • Obama isn't going to pay your electric bill

     
    A new scam is trying to trick people into thinking the federal government will help pay your electric bill. It won't. But the scammers want you to "sign up" by providing your personal information. Of course, once you do that,......
  • Obama isn't paying your electric bill

     
    The federal government wastes more money every day than I'll earn in a lifetime, but one thing Uncle Sam isn't springing for is your electric bill. Don't believe it if you get a text message, Twitter or Facebook message or......
  • The first grades are in on how power companies responded to Hurricane Sandy

     
    Many people were steamed at their electric company after sitting in the cold and dark for days following Hurricane Sandy. Many of them unfortunately had the same experience last year when Hurricane Irene blew through, and again when a freak......
  • Shut the door on high-pressure electric sales

     
    State officials warned today to be diligent when weighing offers for electricity sales from door-to-door and telephone solicitors. The Public Utility Commission, Office of Consumer Advocate and attorney general's office said there has been a "rash of...
  • SHOCKED

    Pushed by Enron and crafted behind closed doors, the 84-page measure to deregulate Pennsylvania's electric industry was slipped into a bill that called only for a one-word change in the state's taxicab law. "This legislation," then-Gov. Tom Ridge...