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Judge Refuses to Force Cabot to Continue Dimock Water Deliveries

A judge in Pennsylvania has denied a request by several Dimock Township families to force Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. to continue delivering potable water to their homes.

December 2, 2011

Pennsylvania Says Cabot Can Stop Delivering Dimock Water by Nov. 30

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has granted Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. permission to discontinue potable water deliveries to several Dimock Township residents by Nov. 30.

October 20, 2011

High Gas Prices + Low Water Levels = $482M PG&E Rate Hike

Referencing the always combustible mixture of rising natural gas prices and below-normal water levels, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) late Tuesday announced it had filed with state regulators for a retail electric rate increase of approximately $482 million, or roughly 4.5%, effective Oct. 1. The San Francisco-based utility called the gas prices “skyrocketing” and the hydroelectric situation “lower-than-expected.”

June 12, 2008