Archives for February 2013

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You’ve asked. We’ve answered. Visit http://t.co/79CoQI5Oda to learn more about #shale. #LearnAboutShale #Marcellus #NatGas

What business relationship do you have with the government?

Like all businesses and industries regulated by state agencies, we have a working relationship with those who govern the natural gas industry. This was true under Governor Rendell’s tenure and remains the case with the current administration. On the federal level, the Marcellus Shale Coalition has offered insight and testimony to agencies within the Department […]

Why aren’t they thinking of other ways than this dangerous development?

Hydraulic fracturing technology was first developed and commercialized in the late 1940s. Since then over 1.2 million oil and natural gas wells have been hydraulically fractured. During the completions, or hydraulic fracturing stage of development, operators pump, water, mixed with propping agent (usually playground sand), and a handful of additives to control physical characteristics, such […]

When will cars be able to use it?

This is one of our most popular questions. The option of alternatively powered vehicles through natural gas is a good one. Some companies, such as UPS, Waste Management and AT&T are already converting their fleets to take advantage of the low-cost, cleaner fuel to power their trucks, cars, buses, and vans. Not only does this […]

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RT @WorldCNG: Great article in the @AuburnReporter about a new #CNG station opening that featured our Ford Escape CNG http://t.co/GoezTm …

Hydraulic Fracturing: How It Works

Video courtesy of ExxonMobil.  

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Check out the images from this week’s #NaturalGas event with MSC member @CabotOG https://t.co/4JgX2PWSMW #Marcellus #Shale #DennisFarm

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RT @TeamPA: Sec. Krancer says PA is an energy center for the U.S., one of five recent paradigm shifts in the energy sector. #Jobs1stMission

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Via @stateimpactpa: Idea for Philadelphia #LNG Export Terminal Floated at Council Hearing http://t.co/1by83jPm6R #Marcellus #ShaleGas

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RT @InsideVandy: Vanderbilt explores converting to all natural gas power plant http://t.co/ZLRaeEPstk