The Minnesota Trucking Association is holding a summit in Brooklyn Center to promote natural gas as a cheaper, cleaner alternative to diesel fuel. The association says natural gas is $1.50 to $2 cheaper per gallon than diesel and produces fewer greenhouse gas emissions.
When trash collection day comes to your neighborhood, you just might notice a difference in the sight, sound and smell of the trucks.
The Department of Energy released its winter fuel outlook and found homeowners with natural gas can expect increases in their heating bills of up to 13 percent.
CenterPoint Energy is requesting permission from the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission to modify the rates it charges for natural gas. On Fridaty, the company filed an application to request an increase for monthly basic charges for residential customers.
An increase in digging projects due to warmer weather has led to more underground natural gas line damage. According to Kris Tande, supervisor of CenterPoint Energy’s damage prevention department, the number of the gas line damages has increased by 50 percent since 2011.
Today we talked about Centerpoint Energy’s budget plan.
CenterPoint Energy spokeswoman Rebecca Virden says January’s home heating prices will be the lowest they’ve seen in ten years.
The north Metro may smell a lot like natural gas Friday evening, CenterPoint Energy says.
It’s been in the works for little more than one heating season but a controversial natural gas pricing program is already being suspended.
A number of homes in Fridley, Minn. were evacuated Thursday afternoon after a gas main was struck.
Juan Cortez was about as close as anyone wanted to be. At 8:30 a.m. Thursday morning, the Cub Foods worker was busy moving shopping carts in the store’s parking lot. Suddenly, at the south entrance along West 60th Street, Cortez saw the unthinkable.
Natural gas production is ramping up around the U.S., and that could take some of the wind out of Minnesota’s young wind industry.
Homes are being evacuated in an Edina neighborhood after a natural gas leak Thursday afternoon, according to Edina officials.