Archives for March 2012


RT @FareedZakaria: The consequences of the rise of #shale #gas will be extremely significant and profoundly beneficial to the #US:


RT @eidmarcellus: Did you see the MSC’s release about #naturalgas economic impacts today?


RT @startelegram: EPA drops action against Range Resources over Parker County wells


[email protected] Drops Action Against Range Resources – via @WSJ #shalegas #Barnett #NatGas


RT @MadMoneyOnCNBC: Jim Cramer: US Must Make the Switch to Nat Gas Now $CLNE $XOM #StockPicks #StockMarket


RT @EnergyTomorrow: Lower-48 daily #natgas output hits record high in January, up 9% over a year ago via @EIAgov


What They’re Saying: #NatGas “Profoundly Beneficial to the United States”

What They’re Saying: Natural Gas “Profoundly Beneficial to the United States”

Canonsburg, PA – Higher wages, more jobs, increased access to affordable, American energy. The countless benefits tied to the responsible development of American natural gas from the Marcellus Shale continue to cascade across the region, the country, and the world. Taken together, these efforts are Building a Stronger, More Secure America. Here’s what they’re saying […]


RT @USATOpinion: #Editorial: Natural #gas production boom alters #energy outlook


#ShaleGas consequences – economic and political – are profoundly beneficial to the U.S.” – @FareedZakaria: #Marcellus


MUST READ @FareedZakaria column: #NatGas fueling an economic revolution – via @washingtonpost: #ShaleGas #Marcellus


RT @exxonmobil: @exxonmobil CEO discusses the importance of STEM education and research in @dallasnews op-ed


Trumbull Co., Ohio “sees huge boost from #shalegas leases” – via @HeraldStar: #NatGas #Jobs #AmericanEnergy


Ohio’s First Liquefied #NatGas Station To Open; “Part of a planned network,” says @CleanFuelsOhio – via @AP: #CNG


RT @Schillinger_Biz: Women take on new roles in #construction #marcellus


MSC’s Steve Forde lays out the “Natural Gas Facts” in today’s @PittsburghPG – #ShaleGas #Marcellus #JustTheFacts


RT @PIOGA4PA: Women at work in the #Marcellus #energy #shalegas #Jobs


Sen. Inhofe Introduces Bill to Ensure States, Not Fed. Govt., Regulate #HydraulicFracturing – via @InhofePress:

Wilkes-Barre Citizens’ Voice: Women at Work in the Marcellus Shale Industry

As a result of the Marcellus Shale industry, Linde Construction has doubled in size in two years and now employs about 300 people, said president Scott Linde. PITTSTON TWP. – Becky Snyder stands at just 4-foot-11, yet her stature isn’t a barrier as she moves earth with heavy machinery powerful enough to knock down a […]

MSC’s Steve Forde in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Natural Gas Facts

It’s startling how many facts were wrong in a recent letter ranting about the natural gas industry (“Big Gas and Legislators Are Taking Us Down a Frightening Path,” March 11) and even more disappointing that the Post-Gazette would print such a letter. The letter claims America’s abundant natural gas supply, about 100 years’ worth, will […]


RT @IBDinvestors: Headed to IBD’s A1: Oil prices might be high, but natural gas is becoming an energy option for many U.S. industries.


Tackling high gas prices with compressed #natgas in South Jersey – via @NewsWorksWHYY: #CNG #Marcellus


RT @robportman: Cincinnati @enquirer touts bright future for Ohio manufacturing jobs as a result of shale exploration


RT @conocophillips: #Natgas from shale is a game-changer for the United States.


[email protected] shows a clear majority support hydraulic fracturing – via @pipelinePG: #ShaleGas #Marcellus


[email protected] story on our recent visit to Warren Co. with Pennsylvania General Energy – #Marcellus #ShaleGas


RT @USATODAYmoney: Job growth expected from cheap natural gas


MSC on @CBSPittsburgh: #Marcellus industry’s “been dedicated to strong environmental protections from the outset” –


MSC on @CBSPittsburgh: New #Marcellus #natgas law “sets a very clear, concise, consistent standard across PA” –


Great @charleywest editorial lays out the facts about how #shalegas is boosting #steel #manufacturing – #Marcellus

Warren Times Observer: MSC Visits Warren County

Drilling fee decision in county today By Ben Klein The Warren County Commissioners will vote whether to enact the unconventional natural gas well fee at their meeting this morning. Marcellus Shale Coalition President Kathryn Klaber, who was in Warren County Tuesday, says the legislation signed by Gov. Tom Corbett recently has brought a sense of […]

USA Today: Job growth expected from cheap natural gas

By Paul Davidson The nation’s fast-growing supply of cheap natural gas is setting off a manufacturing revival that’s expected to create hundreds of thousands of jobs as companies build or expand plants to take advantage of the low prices. Royal Dutch Shell announced this month that it chose a site near Pittsburgh for a facility […]


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RT @HoustonFowler: Steel Finds Sweet Spot in the Shale (w/video) via @WSJ #fracking #marcellus

Wall Street Journal: Steel Finds Sweet Spot in the Shale

Natural-Gas Boom Begets Low Prices for Fuel, Strong Demand for Piping—a Double Boon for Mills By JOHN W. MILLER WEST MIFFLIN, PA.—The rising fortunes of a massive U.S. Steel Corp. plant here has much to do with what sits below: massive deposits of cheap natural gas. Shiny coils roll off the line destined for energy […]


@RasmussenPoll: Majority of Americans support time-tested technology known as hydraulic fracturing to develop #natgas


#Natgas industry investing in local communities @TimesRecorder: County nets nearly $2 million from Halliburton deal


RT @EnergyTomorrow: New data showing early estimates on size of #MarcellusShale #natgas bounty were pretty accurate.


Thanks to #Marcellus #shalegas, Washington & Bradford Counties lead wage-growth in PA via @PghBizTimes


RT @wvstatejournal: SJ: Poll: Majority support for hydraulic fracturing

WV State Journal: PA industrial leaders head to D.C. to promote Marcellus drilling

A Pennsylvania-based industry representation group flew to Washington, D.C., to speak with members of Congress, environmental regulators, representatives from the executive branch and national industry organizations on issues affecting Marcellus shale development. “Meeting with legislators, regulators and other key decision makers is critical to the long-term success of responsible natural gas development,” said Kathryn Klaber, […]


Press Release: MSC goes to Washington to talk responsible #natgas development w/ key stakeholders

Investor’s Business Daily: Natural Gas Fuels Broad Range Of U.S. Industries

By JASON MA Cheap natural gas is becoming an energy option for an increasingly diverse range of U.S. businesses, helping ease the blow from the surge in oil prices. Utilities and manufacturers are benefiting, but hospitality, health care, food and shipping are among the sectors turning to natural gas as well. Even retailers are inquiring […]


RT @RasmussenPoll: 57% Favor Use of ‘Fracking’ To Find More U.S. #Oil and #Gas… #fracking

MSC Goes to Washington

Coalition members meet legislators, regulators and executive branch representatives on wide-range of issues Canonsburg, PA – Last week, the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) hosted its inaugural Washington, DC “fly-in” – providing coalition members with an opportunity to interact directly with Members of Congress, environmental regulators, representatives from the executive branch, and national industry organizations on […]


RT @energizeWV: Experts: Drilling Not Harmful to Health: via @IntelligencerWV #natgas #Marcellus #shale


RT @wytv: ITT Students, Grads Optimistic About Shale Industry


RT @conocophillips: Ohio’s construction industry experienced 11 months of job growth thx to oil & #natgas:


@PatriotNews Environmental group promotes another misleading image


U.S. Steel Looks To #NaturalGas To Offset High Input Costs – via @Forbes #Marcellus #ShaleGas