In this week’s Environment Update, we check out the Supreme Court’s rebuke of the EPA’s mercury rules and what’s being done to curb algae blooms in Lake Erie.
A coal ash dump an hour south of Pittsburgh may be causing health problems for a rural community and a nearby prison.
An ethane cracker, which converts natural gas into the buildling blocks of plastic, may be coming to Pittsburgh. But some are concerned about the effects on the city's already-bad air quality.
An environmental group says the state is not doing all it can to investigate fracking-related health complaints in Pennsylvania.
In this week’s Environment Update, we take a look at an avian flu epidemic on Pennsylvania’s doorstep, and hear how the Pope is throwing himself into the climate debate.
According to new numbers from the state, Pennsylvania lost 160,000 gas industry jobs overnight. But it has more to do with accounting than a slowdown in the industry.
In Pennsylvania, communities where companies are building new natural gas pipelines could be missing out on vital tax dollars.
When demand for electricity spikes, utilities have to ramp up their coal and gas plants. But in Denmark, they're trying to make demand meet supply.