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.
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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.
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.”