What They’re Saying About Responsible Shale Gas Development: MSC’s Guiding Principles In Action

In a recent series of policy discussions, former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge underscored the commitment of the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) to a set of principles guiding the historic natural gas development in the region.  Noting that “we have one chance to do it right,” Gov. Ridge spoke to stakeholders at Carnegie Mellon University and […]

Ridge urges ‘best practices’ for Marcellus Shale industry

Lock Haven Express Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011 WATERVILLE – The event was billed as an industry-wide “best practices” commitment for the natural gas drilling companies- but only one company took center stage Friday in Waterville. That would be Anadarko Petroleum Inc. Former Gov. Tom Ridge, now a strategic advisor for the Marcellus Shale Coalition, led […]

Ridge: Gas wells mean jobs

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Friday, Feb. 4, 2011 The shale gas industry is like the auto business — it might hurt some people, but the jobs it brings to a struggling economy make it worthwhile, gas industry pitchman and former Gov. Tom Ridge said Thursday. “You don’t quit building automobiles because some people are going to crash […]