OLYMPIA, Wash. – State regulators have approved plans by the state’s four investor-owned natural gas companies to modernize and update portions of their pipeline delivery systems, replacing hundreds of miles of older pipes with state-of-the-art plastic pipe.
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SPOKANE, WA- Avista Corp today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Alaska Energy and Resources Company (AERC), a privately-held company based in Juneau, Alaska. When the transaction is complete, AERC will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Avista … read more
PORTLAND, Ore. — Northwest Natural Gas Company’s Gas Assistance Program (GAP) contributed more than $120,000 to more than 1,100 customers who needed help paying their gas heating bills.
This is the 31st year that NW Natural has run its low-income … read more
Washington, D.C. – The American Gas Association (AGA) has announced that Gregg S. Kantor has been elected to serve as Chairman of the Board of Directors for 2014. Mr. Kantor is President and CEO of NW Natural, and was elected … read more
BISMARCK, N.D. — Two utility subsidiaries of MDU Resources Group Inc. have been recognized for highest customer satisfaction. Intermountain Gas Company and Cascade Natural Gas Corporation received the highest ranking in satisfaction among residential natural gas customers in the midsize natural … read more
Washington, D.C. – In cities and towns across the country, Americans are saving money and enjoying a better quality of life thanks to the nation’s abundant supply of clean, domestic natural gas delivered by local natural gas utilities. This year, … read more
WASHINGTON-The economic and employment contributions from U.S. unconventional oil and gas production are now being felt throughout the U.S. economy, increasing household incomes, boosting trade and contributing to a new increase in U.S. competitiveness in the world economy, a new … read more
PORTLAND, Ore. –Northwest Natural Gas Company, is celebrating its new safety commercial, “Little Leaks,” with a Twitter contest where someone will win a new TV. To enter you must tweet your ideas for the names of four egg characters showcased … read more
Washington, D.C. –America’s natural gas utilities are dedicated to upgrading and modernizing our nation’s natural gas infrastructure, as well as to increasing expertise in maintaining existing pipelines and assessing and managing risk. Their dedicated efforts over the past three … read more
Over the past month, a wildfire on the west side of the Wood River Valley near Hailey, Idaho, has scorched more than 113,000 acres, including some of the state’s most prestigious resort areas. Ignited Aug. 7 by a lightning strike, … read more