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PG&E said Wednesday it has discovered flaws in the training for hundreds of employees who fuse together plastic pipes used to deliver natural gas to customers, the latest stumble for the utility as it faces the prospect of a big fine and new criminal charges over a fatal explosion in San Bruno.
A Supreme Court ruling on aboriginal title has not swayed Enbridge Inc.'s outlook for its controversial Northern Gateway pipeline to the West Coast.
The recent listing of the VA's Battle Mountain Sanitarium on the National Trust of Historic Place's 2014 Most Endangered Historic Places probably won't be enough to alter the U.S. Department of Veterans Affair's proposal to close its Hot Springs VA Medical Center and relocate to Rapid City.
Encana Corp. CEO Doug Suttles says the company has agreed to sell one gas-fired power plant it owns and operates in Alberta and the 50 per cent stake it holds in another.
An investigation by Minnesota utility regulators blames Xcel Energy Inc. for major cost overruns during a project to upgrade its nuclear plant in Monticello.
A Rapid City history group is dedicating a marker honoring President Calvin Coolidge's time spent in the Black Hills.
Utility crews are busy and some commuters will face delays after severe thunderstorms rolled through New Jersey, downing trees and knocking out power.
No major injuries have been reported. The National Weather Service received reports of wind gusts between 60 and 75 mph.
The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is working with three utilities who were awarded $14.3 million in grants Tuesday as part of the state’s new Clean Energy Fund.
The United States and China on Tuesday signed eight partnership agreements to cut greenhouse gases, bringing the world's two biggest carbon emitters closer together on climate policy.
Koch Industries says its KOCHPAC is supporting Rep. Mike Pompeo , congressman for the Wichita area, in his primary race against former Rep. Todd Tiahrt .
Missouri's largest utility says it will close a coal-fired power plant in south St. Louis County within the next several years.
Natural gas supplies to southern Thailand resumed Tuesday morning and the Chana power plant of the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand in Songkhla province reactivated its power generators.
The settlement approved Monday between the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and Arizona Public Service Co.
The impact of Sunday night's tornado that ravaged homes and businesses in the Kentwood and Wyoming areas will be something residents live with for a while.
The new station outside a small business complex off Interstate 89 in Middlesex includes a high-speed charger that can give an electric vehicle battery an 80 percent charge within about 45 minutes.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 12:10 am
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