CPBJ - Energy and Environment http://www.cpbj.com/section/energy_environment Energy and Environment News Energy and Environment en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Sat, 20 Dec 2014 02:25:27 EST Sat, 20 Dec 2014 02:25:27 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/141219673&source=RSS Newsmakers Associations Businesses featured this week Downtown Inc, National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners, NewsMedia Association, Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape, Pennsylvania Homecare Association Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/141219673&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/141219676&source=RSS Pipeline inspection, impact fee legislation floated Lawmakers are seeking co-sponsors to reintroduce two pieces of legislation involving pipelines in Pennsylvania. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/141219676&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/312199993&source=RSS Awards Industries featured this week Designations, health care, law, marketing, technology Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/312199993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/141219682&source=RSS Midstate trading Buying, selling and stock options at York Water, Metro, Codorus Valley A board director at a midstate bank sold more stock this week, while a water company board member added shares and executives at another regional bank were awarded stocks and options. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/141219682&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/141219683&source=RSS FERC gives tentative OK to PPL, Riverstone power plant merger plan The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission gave conditional approval to a proposed merger of PPL Corp. 's energy generation and marketing businesses with another power generator. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/141219683&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/312189999&source=RSS Midstate Stock Report Year in review The Midstate Stock Report launched in January with stock price analysis of 22 locally based public companies. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141219/CPBJ01/312189999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141217/CPBJ01/141219775&source=RSS FirstEnergy makes leadership changes The parent company of several electric utilities that do business in the midstate has named its president and CEO executive chairman of the board. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141217/CPBJ01/141219775&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141216/CPBJ01/141219963&source=RSS U.S. Department of Labor 4.5M in back wages coming to workers tied to gas industry More than 5,300 Pennsylvania and West Virginia oil and gas workers are getting nearly 4. 5 million in back wages thanks to an ongoing, multi-year effort by the U. S. Department of Labor. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 14:11:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141216/CPBJ01/141219963&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141215/CPBJ01/141219827&source=RSS Capital Region Water considers sale of 384 acres in northern Dauphin County Capital Region Water, the entity that governs Harrisburg's drinking water, wastewater and stormwater systems, could sell 384 acres of land surrounding the DeHart Reservoir in Rush Township. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:38:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141215/CPBJ01/141219827&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141215/CPBJ01/141219836&source=RSS Shipley Energy spins off brokerage firm A York-based energy company is spinning off its brokerage business. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:37:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141215/CPBJ01/141219836&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/141219848&source=RSS Newsmakers Utilities Business featured this week Adams Electric Cooperative Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:06:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/141219848&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/312129993&source=RSS Awards Industries featured this week Architecture and engineering, banking and finance, creative arts, designations, economic development, education, health care, human resources, insurance, nonprofits, preservation, Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/312129993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/312129995&source=RSS Behind the List with J. Alejandro Rosado Jr. J. Alejandro Rosado Jr. is CEO of Lancaster County-based IT firm 1234 MicroTechnologies Inc. The numerals in the company name represent Rosado&#8217s lifelong lucky numbers. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/312129995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/312119994&source=RSS Editorial Energizing view for Pennsylvania The energy sector in the U. S. is boiling hot &#8212 with a lot of turmoil and transformation happening at breakneck speed. As energy independence becomes a reality, some businesses will benefit and some others will be burned as energy gets cheaper. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/312119994&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/312119998&source=RSS Diversity, dairy market expected to help local farm-equipment dealers A variety of factors, led by a slump in crop prices, are leading some farming equipment producers to project a tough year ahead. But midstate manufacturers say they are not worried. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/312119998&source=RSS