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Free Home Help Offered For Low Income Bucks County Residents

Low income Bucks County residents can get free help to make sure their homes are warm and cozy when winter returns.

06/15/2014

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Wind May Be The Next Big Energy Provider

Energy will be an issue in the mid-term elections and the Governor’s race. Wind is currently a minor energy contributor, providing 1.5 percent in PA, says Central High and Wharton grad Jacob Susman, founder of community wind farm builder OwnEnergy.

03/29/2014

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Regional Power Grid Operator Urges Consumers To Cut Back Electric Usage

Conservation measures will not only help maintain the power grid but will also help soften the blow of heating bills that may soar after yet another bout of bone-chilling cold.

01/27/2014

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Scam Alert: Delmarva Power Warns Customers Of Fake Invoices

Delmarva Power is warning its customers that scammers posing as third party suppliers are sending fake utility bills via email to some New Jersey and Delaware customers

01/13/2014

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Alicia Lewis, an Energy Expert at NRG Residential Solutions, shares tips on how you can be energy smart, even during the holiday season.

12/19/2013

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How To Save Energy At Work

Don’t let the excuse of not being at home cause you to make less eco-friendly decisions. Here are some things you can do at work to ensure you keep up your earth-friendly habits.

12/12/2013

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Temple University Professor Uses Flower Petals To Heal

Plants may be the solution to balancing your system and reducing stress.

11/03/2013

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New Law Requires Large Buildings In Philadelphia To Report Energy Usage Annually

Whether they like it or not, owners of office towers and other large buildings in Philadelphia are going to be getting some advice from the city on how to be more energy efficient.

07/28/2013

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Health: Caffeine Gum About To Hit The Market

3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on a new product that’s said to offer up the same kick without the liquid.

03/25/2013

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3 On Your Side: Getting Your Home Ready For Winter

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has some advice to get your home energy-ready.

10/16/2012

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On Energy Policy, Candidates Seem To Agree On Natural Gas

One of the key issues in the Presidential campaign is US energy policy, but the natural gas industry, at least, thinks it’s sitting pretty.

10/16/2012

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CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Duke It Out Over Energy And Health Care

The two presidential candidates were asked a question by CBS Local about Obamacare vs. Romneycare and asked them to talk about the similarities or differences between the two plans.

10/15/2012

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CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Square Off Over Education and Energy

Today on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?

10/12/2012

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Opinion: Gas Prices Are The Government and Obama’s Fault

Americans continually hear that the president of the United States can do nothing about gas prices. John Hofmeister says that isn’t true. The doubled gas prices could have been avoided but no one in a political position who can do anything about the prices wants to do anything.

10/10/2012

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3 On Your Side: Home Energy Audit Scam

If you get an offer for a free or low cost energy audit, you may want to hold off. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan explains what you need to know before letting that auditor into your home.

09/17/2012

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