NOAA Study: U.S. Methane Emissions Flat as Natural Gas Production Increases

Total U.S. methane emissions has remained flat since 2006 as domestic natural gas production increased 46 percent, according to a new peer-reviewed study by scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Conducted using “highly accurate measurements of methane collected over 10 years at 20 long-term sampling sites around the country,” the study found […]

Let’s Make Pennsylvania a Leader in Natural Gas Development

Once-in-a-generation opportunity to create thousands of jobs, billions in economic development in jeopardy as Harrisburg debates massive new energy tax As Governor Rendell and legislative leaders in Harrisburg continue to debate the future of the natural gas industry in Pennsylvania, all parties involved have one opportunity to get it right. The actions taken over the […]

What They’re Saying: Responsible Marcellus Shale Development Allowing Family Farmers to Realize Their Dreams

Marcellus production “will enable us all to keep our farms” “Farmers are making investments in their farms that were just dreams before the Marcellus Shale” Marcellus development pumping “hundreds of millions of dollars into the state’s  economy” Family farmers say Marcellus development “will enable us all to keep our farms”: “Some see it as a […]