Here is a list of the fastest-growing communities in Pennsylvania, included but not limited to Cecil Township, South Coatesville, West Hanover, Upper Providence, Valley Township, Rapho Township, South Londonerry, Adams, Upper Hanover, Silver Springs, Benner, Valencia
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) will plant vegetation this year at three Minnesota solar installations owned by Enel Green Power. The sites are among 15 around the country that will be part of the research project.
The obvious place to start is with electric utilities. Those burning coal would get the heaviest penalty. Those burning natural gas – the fuel favored by its low price and abundance in the nation -- some penalty, but not as heavy.
EIA forecasts that natural gas inventories will reach 3,263 billion cubic feet (Bcf) at the end of October, the lowest end-of-October level for U.S. natural gas inventories since 2005.
Wind and solar resources are unique among sources of electricity. Unlike most other generating technologies, grid operators generally do not dispatch wind and solar generation because these generators produce electricity only when the associated resources are available.
Most U.S. households can expect higher heating expenditures this winter (October through March) compared with last winter according to EIA.
Natural gas prices have spiked over the last few weeks as U.S. inventories run low ahead of the peak winter heating season. Natural gas prices have jumped nearly 15 percent over the past month, rising to roughly $3.30 per million Btu (MMBtu).
Roughly 28 percent of the Gulf of Mexico's natural gas production was shut down as of Tuesday, as the region braced for a powerful hurricane to make landfall.