Archives for June 2012


#ShaleGas could spark U.S. #manufacturing revival, via @fuelfixblog: #NatGas #Jobs #AmericanEnergy


RT @ANGAus: ANGA study finds that GHG emissions from #naturalgas production are as much as 50% lower than figures used by EPA.


VIDEO: #Marcellus #ShaleGas creating job opportunities, driving economic growth across Pa., via @wnep: #WeAreHiring


“So long as wells are properly sealed, there’s hardly any risk that #fracking will” impact water – via @TheEconomist


Last week, MSC president Kathryn Klaber highlighted #NatGas, #CNG benefits before the PUC: #Marcellus #ShaleGas

What They’re Saying: American Natural Gas “Offers Hope in Hard Times”

Pittsburgh, Pa. – There is no question that the U.S., and global, economy continue to face historic challenges. In spite of the many ongoing economic recovery and job creation hurdles impacting countless families and businesses across the nation, the responsible development of clean-burning American natural gas remains a silver lining. Indeed, American natural gas is […]

Characterizing Pivotal Sources of Methane Emissions from Unconventional Natural Gas Production (API, ANGA)


RT @PhillyInquirer: [email protected]: Ed Rendell to Philadelphia: The answer is here, and it’s natural gas #shalegas…


MUST READ Gov. Ed Rendell @phillydotcom op-ed: #Marcellus #NatGas “offers an American solution produced here in Pa.”


Gov. Rendell in @phillydotcom: #NatGas “can foster an economic, environmental, and security revitalization for” US, PA

Fmr. Gov. Ed Rendell in the Philadelphia Inquirer: Embrace The Natural-Gas Solution

By: Edward G. Rendell States, cities, and local municipalities are feeling the burden of high gasoline prices across the nation. Just like you, mayors and city managers feel the pain at the pump each time they refuel one of their fleet or public transportation vehicles on traditional gasoline or diesel fuel. Each time they fill […]


RT @MattMooreAP: [email protected] reporting finds that #Pa. to remain center of #gas #drilling, experts say. #marcellus #shale


Experts say Pa. will likely remain center of #Marcellus #natgas drilling efforts – via @AP: #ShaleGas

Wilkes-Barre Times Leader: Job Seekers, Gas Industry Meet

By: Matt Hughes MESHOPPEN TWP. – Gas companies and the people who want to work for them packed the Wyoming County Fairgrounds Friday for the inaugural Business, Job and Gas Expo. The Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce has held annual job fairs for more than a decade and three years ago began hosting a yearly […]


via @phillydotcom: Phila. Gas Works (PGW) announces lower #natgas rates for consumers, thanks to #Marcellus Shale


RT @KYWNewsradio: PGW Lowers Prices To Natural Gas Customers


Be sure to check out our two new blog posts, one on #NatGas and manufacturing, the other on a recent #HF hearing in DC


@StateImpactPA Philadelphians are benefiting from #Marcellus development through more affordable #NatGas prices


RT @oronline: Chapman Corp. showcases the largest investment in decades in Washington, Pa. #marcellus


Thanks for the #FF @SRWR_Water and @douglasberkley


RT @EnergyCitizens: #NatGas Production Quadruples in #Pennsylvania, Thanks to #Marcellus #Shale


Thanks to #NatGas production from shale, “the United States a more attractive place to do business” for manufacturers


Gerat story in the @PlainDealer today on the role #NatGas is playing in the revitalization of our manufacturing sector

Economists: The Shale Gas Revolution is Revitalizing America’s Manufacturing Economy

At a summit hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland this week, leading economists discussed the future of the manufacturing economy in the United States, including the indicators that are required to sustain growth for years to come. At the top of the list? Energy, specifically, the emergence of clean, cheap and abundant supplies […]

Pa. to Fed. Govt.: We’re Doing Our Job in Tightly Regulating Energy Development

This week, the House Oversight Committee held a hearing to discuss the role of federal regulations on hydraulic fracturing and natural gas development in the United States.  And while committee members and panelists varied in their positions, one resounding fact was clear: The safe development of America’s natural gas supply is pivotal to the health […]


RT @PhillyInquirer: [email protected]: Pa. regulators prep for alternative fuel vehicles #NGV #EV #marcellus #phlinq

Plain Dealer: Shale Gas Could Bring Manufacturing Jobs Back to U.S., Economists Say

By Robert Schoenberger CLEVELAND, Ohio — The shale gas boom hitting Ohio, Pennsylvania and several other states could provide a major advantage to manufacturers in the United States — cheap energy that could significantly cut the costs to produce goods here, a group of economists said Thursday. “By 2025, the manufacturing sector alone could save […]