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PGW Sale: Not Dead Yet

No, the City Council doesn’t show much sign of budging. And yes, UIL Holdings — the Connecticut company that has spent most of 2014 trying […]

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PGW Sale Hopes Dim

The proposed sale of Philadelphia Gas Works to a private Connecticut company — a sale long considered on life support, at best — is one step closer […]

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UIL Says It’s Not Done Pursuing PGW

At this point, UIL Holdings — the Connecticut company that wants so badly to buy and privatize Philadelphia Gas Works — resembles the old guy […]

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Analysis: What the PGW Flop Means

Philadelphia’s bid to become the nation’s next great energy hub is a stool built on three legs. The pitch goes a little like this. “Hey petrochemical and energy […]

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Clarke: No Approval for PGW Sale

Philadelphia City Council will not approve the sale of Philadelphia Gas Works to a private buyer, Council President Darrell Clarke announced today. The council also […]

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Firm Says PGW Sale Poses Concerns

KYW Newsradio reports that a new report is raising concerns about the sale of Philadelphia Gas Works to UIL Holdings, a private Connecticut company. The […]

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Councilwoman Decries “Scare Tactics” in PGW Sale

Councilwoman Marian Tasco is criticizing a new radio ad from UIL Holdings, the company that’s trying to buy Philadelphia Gas Works from the city. The […]

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Philly (Still) Has A Lot of Leaky Aging Gas Pipes

Philadelphia has a lot of old natural gas pipes running under the city, and a lot of them are leaky, according to a new newspaper […]

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Council May Debate PGW Sale in October

Looks like City Council is ready to move ahead with its review of Mayor Nutter’s proposed sale of PGW to a Connecticut company.

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UIL: Despite Crucial Deadline Passing, We Still Want to Buy PGW

[UPDATE: 12:07 p.m.] Mayor Michael Nutter has issued a statement praising UIL Holdings for not backing out of the PGW sale, and essentially letting everyone know […]

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City Council Study of PGW Sale to Cost Nearly $100K More Than Expected

On the eve of a deadline that would allow Connecticut-based UIL Holdingsto back out of an agreement to purchase PGW for $1.86 billion, the Inquirer […]