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Oct 28, 2005, 01:00 ET

Governor Rendell Leads Recipients of Green Power Awards

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- As consumers face exploding heating bills and the price of oil, natural gas and coal going up from 100 to...

Oct 25, 2005, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Urges Legislature to Stop Dirty Air Bill; House Committee Approval of Stealth Bill Attacking Clean Car Rules Endangers the Health of One Million Pennsylvanians

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today called on the Pennsylvania legislature to protect...

Oct 20, 2005, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Holds Global Warming Conference as Nation's Strongest Hurricane Ever Aims for East Coast

PAOLI, Pa., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- As Hurricane Wilma, the most intense Atlantic hurricane on record, aims for Florida and perhaps much of the...

Sep 13, 2005, 01:00 ET

PennFuture, Others Reach Settlement with PECO: An Out-of-the-Park, Bases-Loaded Home Run for Pennsylvania's Environment and Economy

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today announced that it and 11 other parties had...

Aug 25, 2005, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Condemns PJM Plan; Will Cost Consumers $3-4 Billion While Failing to Protect Electricity Supply

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) condemned the plan announced today by PJM...

Aug 03, 2005, 01:00 ET

DEP Urged to Stay the Course and Act to Protect Pennsylvanians' Health & Environment from Toxic Mercury; Health, not Politics, Should Govern Pennsylvania Policy, Groups Say

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture), joined by representatives from health care, sporting,...

Jul 07, 2005, 01:00 ET

Growing Greener Legislation Boosts Environmental Funding; Environmental Cleanup, Farmland Preservation, Acid Mine Cleanup, Fish & Boat and Game Commissions All Given New Funding

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) praised the Growing Greener II legislation passed in the...

Jun 06, 2005, 01:00 ET

New ACRE Proposal Neuters Local Government, Causes Massive Legal Costs, PennFuture Claims, as Dangerous Farm Bill is Introduced

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 6 /PRNewswire/ -- With the formal introduction in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives of the so-called "Plan for the...

May 26, 2005, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Announces Agreement with Hanover Foods Plant in Centre Hall to Protect Sinking Creek

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today announced that it had reached an agreement with...

May 18, 2005, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Pleased that DEP Intends to Regulate Mercury, Disappointed that DEP Fails to Follow New Jersey's Example

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today called the response from the Pennsylvania...

Apr 22, 2005, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Joins Governor, Pittsburgh Mayoral Candidates, Other Local, State and National Leaders to Launch Statewide Campaign to Keep Pennsylvania Growing Greener

HARRISBURG, Pa., and PITTSBURGH, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today took part in simultaneous press...

Apr 20, 2005, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Goes Batty for Earth Day; Live Webcam of Pennsylvania's Largest Bat Colony Launched

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today announced that it has gone batty for Earth Day,...

Apr 13, 2005, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Hails Passage of Growing Greener II Bond Question; Legislature's Action Means Voters Will Decide in May

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) congratulates the Governor and the members of the...

Mar 14, 2005, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Calls Bush Mercury Regulations 'Toxic News for Pennsylvania;' Asks for State Action to Protect Citizens' Health, Environment, Economy From Poisonous Mercury

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today called the Bush Administration's plan to allow...

Mar 07, 2005, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Lauds DEP, Sherwin-Williams on Clean Air Agreement

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today praised Department of Environmental Protection...

Feb 16, 2005, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Files Suit Against Allegheny Energy to Stop Massive Air Pollution from Hatfield's Ferry Power Plant as Congress Considers Weakening Air Pollution Protections

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture), with the support of the Environmental Integrity Project...

Jan 21, 2005, 00:00 ET

PennFuture Files to Overturn Stormwater Permit at Eagle Rock; DEP Violated Law by Granting Permit as Company Continues to Pollute

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today announced that it has filed an appeal before the...

Nov 02, 2004, 00:00 ET

John Hanger, Expert on Energy and Environment, Available to Media

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- John Hanger, President and CEO of Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture), former member of the...

Oct 05, 2004, 01:00 ET

PennFuture, Environmental Integrity Project Launch Legal Action to Stop Massive Air Pollution from Hatfield's Ferry Power Plant

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture), with the support of the Environmental Integrity Project...

Aug 10, 2004, 01:00 ET

PennFuture Praises Rendell Administration's New Factory Farm Package as `First Step' in Protecting Health, Economy and Environment in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) today praised Governor Rendell's newly announced...