Archives for August 2014

RT @PennLive: Marcellus Shale natural gas production has hit

RT @PennLive: Marcellus Shale natural gas production has hit an all-time high and will continue to grow http://t.co/KYsgwAlF7D

RT @AEI: One of the most remarkable energy success stories i

RT @AEI: One of the most remarkable energy success stories in US history: The amazing Marcellus shale gas boom http://t.co/GbZpsNwtRz

Marcellus production on track to supply the entire winter ne

Marcellus production on track to supply the entire winter needs for PA, WV, NY, NJ, DE, MD & VA. http://t.co/agZWlLoWfi via @PhillyInquirer

Context & Facts: The Post-Gazette’s Recent Story on Pa.’s Shale Regulations, Industry

In October 2013, the Marcellus Shale Coalition contacted the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette after learning about the paper’s ongoing “research project” related to shale development in the Commonwealth. Following a series of calls, emails and other correspondences, it became clear that this “project” had been underway for several years, and its primary focus was to explore how […]

Federal Report: Marcellus Shale Production “Hits New Milestone”

The safe development of clean-burning American natural gas from the Marcellus Shale continues to surpass once unthinkable production levels, according to federal data released today. This from the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s report: Natural gas production in the Marcellus Region exceeded 15 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) through July, the first time ever recorded, […]

MSC op-ed in the Philadelphia Inquirer: “Pa. Reaps Natural Gas Benefits”

By: David Spigelmyer “Pennsylvania energy will continue to create good jobs and enormous shared benefits for decades if policymakers chose to harness – rather than discourage – these opportunities.” The year was 1859. The scene was a small Pennsylvania town called Titusville. What happened there changed the world forever, and for the better. Oil – […]

MSC Sets the Record Straight in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

At a recent U.S. Department of Energy hearing in Pittsburgh, a Laborers’ International Union of North America official stated that shale is transforming “people’s lives by providing steady, quality long-term employment,” adding: “For many, it has been a path out of poverty.” “Normally I don’t write about fracking,” admitted Dan Simpson in a July 30 […]