Archives for July 2015

Appalachian Basin Driving American Shale Production

The Marcellus and Utica Shale plays are driving America’s rapid increase in natural gas production, accounting for 85 percent of domestic shale growth since 2012, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). EIA’s report, which comes off the heels of 2014’s record-breaking year, reflects and further underscores the Appalachia Basin’s role in strengthening America’s […]

Marcellus Quarterly Magazine, Summer 2015

Read the summer edition of Marcellus Quarterly Magazine.

Top Labor Union Leader: “Couldn’t be a Worse Time for Higher Energy Taxes”

Shale development has been a boon for Pennsylvania’s economy – from consumer savings to good-paying union jobs, natural gas is delivering economic and environmental benefits throughout the Commonwealth. In a recent Pittsburgh Post-Gazette column, Jim Kunz of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 66 writes that the shale industry has been a “godsend” for […]

FACT: Most of Gov. Wolf’s massive energy tax “does not fund

FACT: Most of Gov. Wolf’s massive energy tax “does not fund education,” it subsidizes “solar and wind” companies. http://t.co/3XnxviJFOL

ICYMI: Even Higher Energy Taxes Threaten Pa. Jobs http://t.c

ICYMI: Even Higher Energy Taxes Threaten Pa. Jobs http://t.co/2hXjVLTQYx #ShaleTaxFacts

RT @dailyamerican: DailyAmerican News: Western Pa. begins to

RT @dailyamerican: DailyAmerican News: Western Pa. begins to embrace a natural gas future: VINCO — The transition for natural gas… http:/…

Beaver Co.’s proposed petrochemical plant would generate its

Beaver Co.’s proposed petrochemical plant would generate its own power through natural gas-fired cogeneration onsite. http://t.co/dPLHWZmIBU

Even Higher Energy Taxes Threaten Pa. Jobs http://t.co/9U1SO

Even Higher Energy Taxes Threaten Pa. Jobs http://t.co/9U1SOKnbqt & http://t.co/2hXjVMbsn7 #ShaleTaxFacts #SayNoToSeverance

The Marcellus shale industry is continuing to drive developm

The Marcellus shale industry is continuing to drive development in Fayette Co., according to officials. http://t.co/XisSSa6ToX via @TribLIVE

RT @tribunedemocrat: http://t.co/1DhxZbcZPd – Partnership wi

RT @tribunedemocrat: http://t.co/1DhxZbcZPd – Partnership will create water tanks, jobs in Johnstown