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Officials continue to put pressure on the federal EPA to do away with the requirement for less polluting but more expensive summer blend gasoline in Allegheny County.
Joe DeStio
June 28, 2019 - 11:51 am
Say goodbye to more expensive gas during the summer months.
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June 19, 2019 - 1:25 pm
The Trump administration on Wednesday completed one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation's electrical grid off coal-fired power plants and their climate-damaging pollution.
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 Good news for Pittsburgh area motorists, at least for now.
Joe DeStio
Joe DeStio
May 30, 2019 - 3:37 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – Good news for Pittsburgh area motorists, at least for now. The federal EPA has granted Allegheny County a waiver until June 17th on the sale of more expensive summer gasoline. Drivers can thank reported damage to the Buckeye Laurel pipeline that delivers low...
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May 16, 2019 - 12:24 pm
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it will expedite its review of Allegheny County's request to be removed from the summer gas program.
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Larry Richert and John Shumway
May 08, 2019 - 10:47 am
Gas prices are running six cents higher than surrounding counties because summer blend gasoline is for sale only in Allegheny County.
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Pittsburgh Home
Joe DeStio
April 30, 2019 - 4:59 pm
Allegheny County says the most recent numbers show improving air quality, despite a negative State of the Air report last week by the American Lung Association
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Officials continue to put pressure on the federal EPA to do away with the requirement for less polluting but more expensive summer blend gasoline in Allegheny County.
Joe DeStio
Joe DeStio
April 11, 2019 - 3:17 pm
Officials continue to put pressure on the federal EPA to do away with the requirement for less polluting but more expensive summer blend gasoline in Allegheny County.
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Leaking Spigot
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Jennifer Bloodworth
March 14, 2019 - 12:00 pm
It's Fix A Leak Week! The Pennsylvania Utility Commission reminds consumers to check their fixtures for leaks.
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December 06, 2018 - 2:57 pm
The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to roll back another coal regulation — this one for new coal plants.
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Gas Pump
Melinda Roeder
August 10, 2018 - 11:08 am
Drivers in the Pittsburgh area will continue to pay higher prices at the pump for a special blend of gasoline.
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