Some residents of a small community in McHenry County have begun gearing up to stop plans for a natural gas power plant in their village.
Illinois state regulators and a consumer watchdog group were looking at a $9 billion deal for the sale of two local natural gas suppliers to a utility company in Wisconsin.
The Citizens Utility Board condemned the cost increase to customers.
Has your heating bill gone way up the last few months? Especially compared to last year? There’s a reason for that. Actually, there are many reasons, and not all of them have to do with the terrible cold that’s caught Chicago in a mercilessly frigid headlock.
Peoples and North Shore Gas are seeking a combined $88 million rate increase.
Police are investigating multiple reports of a smell of natural gas in and around the Lincoln Park neighborhood.
If you live in the far north suburbs, you could awaken to a huge flame in the sky Wednesday morning.
The Illinois State Senate has passed unanimously, and sent to the state House of Representatives, a bill that would regulate “fracking,” the process used to obtain access to deep natural gas reserves
A utility watchdog group says a combination of factors could lead to big savings on your natural gas bills this winter.
State regulators have approved a rate hike for Peoples Gas, although it’s only about half as big as the natural gas provider was seeking.
More vehicles may be converted to run on natural gas, as part of a pilot program at the U.S. Steel plant in Gary, Ind.
Faced with a rate increase, the assistant Illinois Attorney General is stepping into the debate, saying residents should not have to pay more on their home heating bills this winter.
An explosion knocked an entire home off its foundation Wednesday evening in south suburban Hickory Hills, but the elderly couple inside survived.
A top Regional Transportation Authority official says the agency should think twice about buying a fleet of natural gas-powered buses.
Residents of the city’s Far Southeast Side plan to protest Wednesday against a planned $3 billion coal-powered synthetic gas plant.
As fuel prices shoot through the roof, Pace is taking a look at a bus that would not only be cheaper to operate — it would make rides a lot quieter for riders.
The Citizens Utility Board wants to know what the proposed sale of Nicor will mean for consumers.
Atlanta-based AGL Resources is purchasing the suburban Chicago Nicor gas company for $2.4 billion.
The Citizens Utility Board calls gas utility’s Comfort Guard program an expensive insurance policy.
Chicago area home owners who’ve considered replacing that old furnace or insulating the attic might want to get moving on that if they want a $1,500 federal tax credit.