CPBJ - Energy and Environment http://www.cpbj.com/section/energy_environment Energy and Environment News Energy and Environment en-us Copyright 2016 Central Penn Business Journal Thu, 11 Feb 2016 21:11:24 EST Thu, 11 Feb 2016 21:11:24 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160210/CPBJ01/160219983&source=RSS Pennsylvania impact unclear as Supreme Court halts Clean Power Plan The U. S. Supreme Court late Tuesday halted enforcement of the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan while legal challenges remain outstanding, a move that pleased opponents, including some in the coal industry. Wed, 10 Feb 2016 08:41:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160210/CPBJ01/160219983&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160209/CPBJ01/160209786&source=RSS Pennsylvania House committee takes up gas-tax plans The state House energy committee on Monday began weighing two Republican proposals for a natural gas severance tax, a subject many in the party have considered poisonous but which the committee chairman now says he expects &#8220will consume a lot of time and attention. &#8221 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 08:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160209/CPBJ01/160209786&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160209/CPBJ01/160209788&source=RSS Wind turbines slated for Somerset After several years of slow growth for Pennsylvania's renewable-energy sector, a New Jersey company is planning to erect wind turbines in Somerset County. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 16:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160209/CPBJ01/160209788&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160205/CPBJ01/160209850&source=RSS Trends favor steady expansion for water company It's no secret that many government-owned water and wastewater treatment facilities are aging &#8212 and facing high replacement costs. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 10:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160205/CPBJ01/160209850&source=RSS