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Md. environmental secretary: 2 yrs needed for Marcellus shale study

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland’s environmental secretary says state officials need up to two years to decide whether to approve natural gas drilling in western Maryland’s Marcellus shale deposits. Robert Summers, the state’s acting secretary of the environment, testified Wednesday in Annapolis ...

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Constellation Energy winning bidder in $1.1B plant deal

BALTIMORE — Boston Generating says Constellation Energy was the winning bidder to buy five New England power plants for about $1.1 billion. Boston Generating, which is undergoing bankruptcy reorganization after taking on debt before the economic downturn, said the deal ...

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Natural gas prices slump to 2010 low

NEW YORK — Natural gas prices on Thursday slumped to a record low for the year after the government reported a rise in U.S. supplies. The contract for September delivery gave up 5.4 cents to settle at $3.817 per 1,000 ...

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