CPBJ - Energy and Environment http://www.cpbj.com/section/energy_environment Energy and Environment News Energy and Environment en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:04:31 EST Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:04:31 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/150739948&source=RSS In brief DEP opens applications for small-business environmental grants The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection opened the application process Tuesday for grants that help finance pollution prevention and energy-efficiency projects. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/150739948&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150729/CPBJ01/150729662&source=RSS DEP accepting applications for Small Business Advantage Grants The Department of Environmental Protection is inviting manufacturers, retailers, service providers and agricultural enterprises to apply for a Small Business Advantage Grant to finance pollution prevention and energy efficiency projects. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:38:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150729/CPBJ01/150729662&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729820&source=RSS Select Medical continues to grow partnerships, business Select Medical's co-founder and Executive Chairman Robert Ortenzio remembers the moment well. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:51:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729820&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150728/CPBJ01/150729739&source=RSS Frey Farm Landfill expansion hearing scheduled for Tuesday night The state Department of Environmental Protection will be accepting public testimony Tuesday night on plans from the Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority to expand the Frey Farm Landfill in Manor Township. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150728/CPBJ01/150729739&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/FACEFORWARD13/150729783&source=RSS Garbage time I was fuming last weekend as I waited in line to deposit an old computer monitor at an electronic recycling station in York County. I should have been drafting a business plan. Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/FACEFORWARD13/150729783&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729828&source=RSS Real estate developer has traveled as far as South America and Canada for hobby Twenty-five years ago, Tony Pascotti was challenged by the sport of fly fishing. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:59:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729828&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150721/CPBJ01/150729945&source=RSS Severance tax could be 'watershed moment' in Pa. budget talks Progress could be made today in state budget negotiations, or not, as the division between Republican leadership and Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf over proposed tax increases could widen. Tue, 21 Jul 2015 10:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150721/CPBJ01/150729945&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150721/CPBJ01/150729948&source=RSS Columbia Gas to spend 980,000 on Jacobus-area pipeline replacements Canonsburg-based Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania Inc. is spending about 980,000 to replace more than 7,000 feet of natural gas pipelines near Jacobus in York County, the company said in a news release. Tue, 21 Jul 2015 10:26:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150721/CPBJ01/150729948&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150721/CPBJ01/150719792&source=RSS PPL Electric Utilities tops J.D. Power customer satisfaction survey When it comes to satisfied customers, PPL Electric Utilities is the highest-ranking large residential electric utility in the eastern United States, according to consumer survey company J. D. Power and Associates. Fri, 17 Jul 2015 11:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150721/CPBJ01/150719792&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150720/CPBJ01/150729981&source=RSS Parts of Central Pa. ahead of U.S. average for employment, wage growth Employment and wage growth grew a little faster in Cumberland County last year compared with the rest of the country, according to the latest data from the U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:53:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150720/CPBJ01/150729981&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150720/CPBJ01/150719805&source=RSS Rutter's creates two corporate-giving programs for customers York-based Rutter's Farm Stores has created two new corporate-giving programs to expand its financial support of local schools and children's charities. Fri, 17 Jul 2015 08:36:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150720/CPBJ01/150719805&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/307179996&source=RSS Central Pennsylvania companies say they don't set cubicle-decorating policies Workspace decorating, especially in today's &#8220cubicle culture,&#8221 can be the perfect way for employees to personalize &#8212 and make comfortable &#8212 the places where they spend a large portion of their waking hours. Fri, 17 Jul 2015 10:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/307179996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/307169990&source=RSS Creative carving of the information-technology budget pie &#8220The budget evolved from a management tool into an obstacle to management. &#8221 Thu, 16 Jul 2015 17:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/307169990&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150715/CPBJ01/150719866&source=RSS Restrictions eased for Johnson Johnson Lancaster plant The U. S. Food and Drug Administration has eased consent decree requirements affecting a Lancaster factory operated by Johnson Johnson's McNeil unit, the company said in an email Wednesday. Wed, 15 Jul 2015 14:41:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150715/CPBJ01/150719866&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150714/CPBJ01/150719963&source=RSS Gas suppliers allowed access to account information In a move designed to ease switching between natural-gas suppliers, the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission is allowing suppliers to access customer information as long as they have customer permission. Fri, 10 Jul 2015 16:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150714/CPBJ01/150719963&source=RSS