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2015-01-29 16:23:11

Gives Free Pass to Ride-Sharing Service despite Laughable Record HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan.

2010-07-22 11:29:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Auditor General Jack Wagner said today that, with 60 percent of Pennsylvanians due to have their electricity rates uncapped at the end of this year, the Public Utility Commission, state government and electric utilities should do more to educate consumers about electricity rate increases resulting from the rate-cap expiration. "Every Pennsylvania household faces the potential for a rate change as a result of the removal of electricity caps...

2010-04-19 13:22:00

Troopers and Public Utility Commission Check Placarded Vehicles HARRISBURG, Pa., April 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania State Police and Public Utility Commission placed 148 trucks out of service and issued 528 traffic citations during a one-day enforcement effort that focused on inspecting commercial vehicles that transport hazardous materials, State Police Commissioner Frank E.

2009-10-15 10:47:00

State Police, PUC Officers Also Issue 451 Citations HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania State Police and enforcement officers from the Public Utility Commission placed 100 trucks out of service and issued 451 traffic citations during an Oct.

2009-04-17 14:32:00

HOUSTON, April 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CenterPoint Energy, Inc.'s (NYSE: CNP) electric transmission and distribution subsidiary, CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric, LLC today filed an application with the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUC) seeking an order to approve the reasonableness and necessity of the $677.8 million the company incurred to restore service to customers following Hurricane Ike.

2008-09-24 00:00:16

By Rick Stouffer Allegheny Energy Inc. on Monday raised the white flag, agreeing not to push further its proposed $1.2 billion high-voltage power line project through Washington and most of Greene counties.

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  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.