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Dow, S&P 500 push further into record territory

...gasoline rose 2.9 cents to close at $2.057 a gallon, heating oil rose 2.5 cents to close at $2.405 a gallon and natural gas fell 22.3 cents to close at $4.266 per 1,000 cubic feet.In metals trading, gold rose $6.80 to $1,197...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-21/dow-sp-500-push-further-re
Special fund started to provide military families heating assistance

Natural gas provider SCANA Energy is joining forces...military families in Georgia who depend on natural gas for warmth.United Military Care President...McKinney said SCANA offers the state's only natural gas military discount and donates $5 to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-19/special-fund-started-provide
Huge California solar plant, hailed as turning point in green energy, lags in early production

...day.State energy regulators in August approved the plant's request to increase the natural gas it is allowed to burn by 60 percent.Additional natural gas could also be needed to operate boilers when clouds thicken or to maintain output at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/huge-california-solar-plan
Dow, S&P 500 mark latest record highs; relief over better news from Japan and Germany

...rose 1.7 cents to close at $2.043 a gallon? Heating oil fell 2.3 cents to close at $2.381 a gallon.? Natural gas fell 9.7 cents to close at $4.244 per 1,000 cubic feet.Gold rose $13.60 to $1,197.10 an ounce, silver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-18/dow-sp-500-mark-latest-rec
Developer in rural Georgia tries building coal-fired power plant

...financial sense. A booming supply of natural gas has driven gas prices to historic...after the plant was proposed when natural gas prices started falling. That lowered...coal plants can be financed unless natural gas prices surge years in the future...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-15/developer-rural-georgia-tries
US stocks gain as the price of crude oil rebounds

...oil fell 0.4 cent to close at $2.439 a gallon. Natural gas rose for the seventh consecutive trading day on forecasts for colder weather. Natural gas futures rose 6.5 cents to close at $4.194 per 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-05/us-stocks-gain-price-crude
As coal jobs vanish, miners search for new careers

...Career Center in Beckley, W.Va. The center provides former coal workers with training in fields such as trucking and natural gas ? an industry that has expanded rapidly as the federal government sought to curb carbon emission from coal-fired plants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-10/coal-jobs-vanish-miners-se
US stocks reach record levels after Japan's surprise economic stimulus

...wholesale gasoline fell 2.6 cents to close at $2.169 a gallon, heating oil fell was flat at $2.515 a gallon and natural gas rose 4.6 cents to close at $3.873 per 1,000 cubic feet.Bond prices fell. The yield on the U.S. 10-year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/us-stocks-reach-record-lev
Exxon, Chevron post higher earnings despite low oil prices

...and it cost both companies. Exxon's revenue slipped by 4 percent and Chevron's by 8 percent.But low oil and natural gas prices make for low raw material costs ? and higher profit ? for refining and chemical operations, which turn oil and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/exxon-chevron-post-higher-
US stock market has best week in nearly 2 years

...gasoline fell 2.5 cents to close at $2.182 a gallon, heating oil fell 1.7 cents to close at $2.482 a gallon and natural gas rose 0.1 cent to close at $3.623 per 1,000 cubic feet.The price of gold rose $2.70 to $1,231.80 an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-24/us-stock-market-has-best-w