Archives for February 2013


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What business relationship do you have with the government?

Like all businesses and industries regulated by state agencies, we have a working relationship with those who govern the natural gas industry. This was true under Governor Rendell’s tenure and remains the case with the current administration. On the federal level, the Marcellus Shale Coalition has offered insight and testimony to agencies within the Department […]

Why aren’t they thinking of other ways than this dangerous development?

Hydraulic fracturing technology was first developed and commercialized in the late 1940s. Since then over 1.2 million oil and natural gas wells have been hydraulically fractured. During the completions, or hydraulic fracturing stage of development, operators pump, water, mixed with propping agent (usually playground sand), and a handful of additives to control physical characteristics, such […]

When will cars be able to use it?

This is one of our most popular questions. The option of alternatively powered vehicles through natural gas is a good one. Some companies, such as UPS, Waste Management and AT&T are already converting their fleets to take advantage of the low-cost, cleaner fuel to power their trucks, cars, buses, and vans. Not only does this […]


RT @WorldCNG: Great article in the @AuburnReporter about a new #CNG station opening that featured our Ford Escape CNG …

Hydraulic Fracturing: How It Works

Video courtesy of ExxonMobil.  


Check out the images from this week’s #NaturalGas event with MSC member @CabotOG #Marcellus #Shale #DennisFarm


RT @TeamPA: Sec. Krancer says PA is an energy center for the U.S., one of five recent paradigm shifts in the energy sector. #Jobs1stMission


Via @stateimpactpa: Idea for Philadelphia #LNG Export Terminal Floated at Council Hearing #Marcellus #ShaleGas


RT @InsideVandy: Vanderbilt explores converting to all natural gas power plant


CT Town To Collect Trash Using #NaturalGas Truck, via @hartfordcourant #CNG


New on the Blog: #NaturalGas Industry Honors African-American History Month @CabotOG #Marcellus #LearnAboutShale


RT @CabotOG: The historic #DennisFarm honored for African-American History Month via @PhillyInquirer cc: @Marcell …


Must Read @NewPghCourier story: #Marcellus Shale lease with @CabotOG helps preserve historic #DennisFarm


RT @InkyBiz: With growth of Marcellus gas, pipeline company wants to expand its network in Phila. area. By @Maykuth #shalegas http://t.c …

Natural Gas Industry Honors African-American History Month

Earlier this week, the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) and Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation jointly hosted an African-American History Month event honoring the historic Dennis Farm. The well-attended community event, held at The African American Museum in Philadelphia, was an opportunity to showcase and celebrate the preservation of the historic farm. Part of the Dennis […]


Miss last night’s @aampmuseum event honoring African-American History Month & the #DennisFarm? @CabotOG has more info


RT @CabotOG: We’ve posted the presentations from the #DennisFarm event where Ms. Dennis shared her family’s remarkable story …


[email protected]_Bipartisan, Business Leaders Recommend Open Markets For U.S. #NaturalGas #LNG


In new @BPC_Bipartisan report, business execs and lawmakers back #NaturalGas exports, via @fuelfixblog #LNG