Archives for August 2013

RT @IEA: The shale gas revolution has triggered strong inves

RT @IEA: The shale gas revolution has triggered strong investor interest in natural gas as a transport fuel in the US http://t.co/H4EFszlkXe

Pa. Business Converting Fleet to Natural Gas! http://t.co/Qd

Pa. Business Converting Fleet to Natural Gas! http://t.co/QdA6LL8r4i #CNG

RT @RTDNEWS: Natural gas would fuel most of Dominion Virgini

RT @RTDNEWS: Natural gas would fuel most of Dominion Virginia Power’s additional power generating needs in latest 15-year plan. http://t.co…

RT @KeystoneReport: Rendell touts Marcellus Shale on Morning

RT @KeystoneReport: Rendell touts Marcellus Shale on Morning Joe: http://t.co/XEKEe7Y5Jt

Is this campaign an attempt to cover your own asses when the general public finds out you are screwing them?

The safe development of clean-burning domestic natural gas represents an historic opportunity for our region and for the nation. Our industry’s collective efforts — including this initiative — are focused on fostering a fact- and science-based community conversation about safe, job-creating American natural gas. We have an obligation to answer real questions with straightforward facts. […]

What is the commitment to communicate to low income residents and how can we evaluate the success of that communication?

The MSC, and our member companies, are committed to effectively communicating with and engaging every single demographic and a broad spectrum of stakeholders. Each and every one of us stands to continue to benefit from safe shale development, through more affordable energy costs, cleaner air and more jobs. For example, we have partnered with various […]

Haven’t scientists been developing natural gas all along?

Natural gas development was pioneered in the United States. In fact, “In 1821, William Hart dug the first successful natural gas well in the U.S. in Fredonia, New York.” And today — thanks to the persistence and entrepreneurial spirit of George Mitchell and others — “We produce more natural gas than any country on Earth,” […]

Is it true that Act 13 provides for money that can be used for conservation to go to the municipalities?

Absolutely. And just recently, the Pa. Public Utility Commission (PUC) allocated $202.4 million – which is in addition to $1.8 billion paid in natural gas-related taxes and last year’s impact fees of more than $200 million – to various programs, including conservation efforts. Impact fee revenues – generated by the safe, job-creating shale development – […]

Is the industry willing to work with the conservation groups to make a documentary DVD or TV program focusing on the benefits to wildlife and wildlife habitat?

The Marcellus Shale Coalition is always open to considering new partnerships. Please contact us if you have an idea you would like to discuss. You can also read about our members’ commitment to wildlife and wildlife habitat in a fact sheet about how we strive to share the woods and in our Recommended Practices of […]

VIDEO: @GovEdRendell touts safe, job-creating Marcellus #Sha

VIDEO: @GovEdRendell touts safe, job-creating Marcellus #ShaleGas development on @Morning_Joe. http://t.co/kQYGeLL344