gas

Crime
3:58 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Peoria Police looking for gas station robbery suspect

Peoria Police are looking for an armed robbery suspect at the Marathon Gas Station on North University.  The suspect is a white male, about six-feet in height weighing 180 to 210 pounds. 

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Peoria Public Radio News
3:45 pm
Fri October 25, 2013

Peoria Fire Dept. warns of carbon monoxide poisoning

The Peoria Fire Department is reminding residents of the importance of carbon monoxide detectors as temperatures cool, and area residents begin to turn on their furnaces.

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Business
5:49 pm
Mon October 21, 2013

Ameren expects slightly lower gas bills this winter

Ameren Illinois customers can expect their gas bills to drop slightly this winter.  The company says customers on average paid 57-cents per therm during the 2012-2013 heating season.  The price is expected to drop as low as 53-cents per therm through the cold winter months this year. 

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Government
6:17 pm
Tue March 12, 2013

Region could form natural-gas buying group

The same consultant that helped establish a regional power-purchasing program for electricity is gauging interest in a similar program for natural gas.  Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports: 

 Charles de Casteja is the Managing Partner of Good Energy. He says the company is working with the Illinois Commerce Commission to put a referendum on next year’s spring ballot for a new gas-purchasing program:

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