Archives for May 2015

Five Facts of Even Higher Energy Taxes

On Monday, a joint Pennsylvania Senate hearing [watch it live here] will focus on the benefits of safe shale development and the job-destroying impact of even higher energy taxes. Despite some policymakers’ insistence on increasing energy taxes even higher, Pennsylvanians throughout the state – from small businesses to unions and manufacturers to local community officials […]

MSC in the Butler Eagle: “Even higher energy taxes will cost our region jobs”

It’s incredibly unfortunate that a recent editorial (“Gov. Wolf Would Do Well to Consent to ‘Grand Deal’”, May 20) supports even higher energy taxes that will hurt small businesses, union building trades, and consumers across the entire commonwealth, especially in Butler County. If Harrisburg puts even higher energy taxes in place, every Pennsylvanian — including […]

Pa. Families to Shoulder Costs of Even Higher Energy Taxes

Pennsylvanians are paying less at the pump and realizing significant consumer savings – from home heating to electricity bills – thanks to the responsible development of our abundant shale resources. What’s more, “the United States is now the world’s largest combined producer of oil and natural gas,” as the Associated Press reports, thanks in large […]

RT @NoNewEnergyTax: Save jobs, stop new taxes on the #shaleg

RT @NoNewEnergyTax: Save jobs, stop new taxes on the #shalegas industry! Watch our TV spot: http://t.co/nGAsdbAjU9 #SayNoToSeverance

RT @FriendsNatGasPA: David Spigelmyer, president of @Marcell

RT @FriendsNatGasPA: David Spigelmyer, president of @MarcellusGas, discusses how the #natgas boom has had a positive effect on PA families …

New @AmChemistry report highlights the rising competitive ad

New @AmChemistry report highlights the rising competitive advantage to the U.S. plastics industry thanks to shale. http://t.co/S2UPKT8w1G

Thoughtful @Tylerpaper editorial: “Natural gas is a proven,

Thoughtful @Tylerpaper editorial: “Natural gas is a proven, cleaner source of power.” http://t.co/79pYhsZfU3 #LNG

Natural gas is essential to meet our energy demand. It’s a c

Natural gas is essential to meet our energy demand. It’s a clean, abundant and cost effective power source. http://t.co/qLb9iiJTuN

MSC member @EdgeMarcEnergy establishes @bc3edu scholarship f

MSC member @EdgeMarcEnergy establishes @bc3edu scholarship focused on training region’s energy workforce. http://t.co/QkB5Ej1e8k

RT @PennBizDaily: Critics say proposed energy tax will lead

RT @PennBizDaily: Critics say proposed energy tax will lead to higher consumer costs – See more at: http://t.co/WBz3LzfJy2