Albany, Syracuse Take Divergent Paths Over Fracking Debate

The mayor of Albany, NY, has vetoed an ordinance that would have banned hydraulic fracturing (fracking) within the city limits on the grounds that the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has not finalized its actions over the practice.

November 3, 2011

Overall Gains See NYC Hit $20; Some West Points Fall

Although cold temperatures were easing off a bit in some of the southernmost states, there was still plenty of weather-related demand elsewhere to keep prices on the rise at most points Wednesday. The Northeast, with Transco Zone 6-New York City peaking at $20, continued to lead the general price parade higher, with most non-Northeast points ranging from about a nickel to 60 cents higher.

January 29, 2004