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Equitable Resources company is an energy company that provides electricity and natural gas to customers in the US. They provide service to over two million customers in Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky and Maryland.
The company has implemented several eco-friendly initiatives with regard to its services. They have placed solar panels on top of their headquarters building in downtown Philadelphia which is used for generating power. They are also currently working on a project to use methane from cow manure as an alternative fuel source. This not only helps reduce burning fossil fuels but also reduces waste methane gas produced by farm animals. There are plans to harvest this methane gas at additional farms around the country in future years.
Equitable Resources was founded back in 1917 when they started providing electricity to customers in western Pennsylvania. They have grown immensely since their inception and continue to play a part in America's energy future.