By Ari Phillips on April 15, 2014
A plane flying over the Marcellus Shale for two days measured methane being released into the atmosphere at 100 to 1,000 times the rate that the EPA estimated.
By Emily Atkin on April 14, 2014
Corbett's office on Monday denied that the governor's citation of 200,000 jobs supported by natural gas was misleading.
By Emily Atkin on April 4, 2014
Coal ash: the second largest form of waste generated in the United States, and no good place to put it.
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By Katie Valentine on March 31, 2014
An old state law in Pennsylvania could soon allow an energy company to force landowners to allow oil and gas drilling under their land, even if they don't want to.
By Emily Atkin on March 26, 2014
"That message is loud and clear: criticize a gas company, and you’ll pay for it."
By Katie Valentine on March 25, 2014
The study compared fracking safety in the United States. to safety of wells in the United Kingdom.
By Bryce Covert on March 14, 2014
It's the latest attempt from Pennsylvania lawmakers to block local leave policies.
By Alan Pyke on March 6, 2014
Gov. Tom Corbett (R-PA) will be the third governor (and the first Republican) to block Congress's food stamp cuts in his state.
By Alan Pyke on March 1, 2014
Only 15 states prohibit high-interest payday loans, and that could fall to 14 if a pair of Pennsylania Republicans get their way.
By Ari Phillips on February 11, 2014
With a specialized fire crew on route from Texas, one person was injured and one remains missing.