Archives for December 2014

“Horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing is making the

“Horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing is making the U.S. the world’s leading oil and gas producer.” http://t.co/l7AgNnf9MU #fracking

RT @FTS_INTL: Latest Congressional Budget Office report high

RT @FTS_INTL: Latest Congressional Budget Office report highlights national benefits of responsible #ShaleGas development: http://t.co/NzXy…

Pa. workers & #smallbiz “who depend on the #natgas indus

Pa. workers & #smallbiz “who depend on the #natgas industry to put food on the table will pay the brunt of a new tax” http://t.co/Kxfm8X2gy3

Via @JaxBizJournal: “The year in energy was all about natura

Via @JaxBizJournal: “The year in energy was all about natural gas.” http://t.co/BatibTGUgG

[email protected] upgrading power transmission to help devel

[email protected] upgrading power transmission to help develop Marcellus Shale gas industry http://t.co/iklmcLP0Ew via @PlattsGas

Compressed natural gas gaining popularity as a motor fuel in

Compressed natural gas gaining popularity as a motor fuel in Wisconsin http://t.co/Jz8wNQWKAs via @WSAU #CNG

Pa. Health Dept. “has not seen a direct link to negative hea

Pa. Health Dept. “has not seen a direct link to negative health outcomes related to Marcellus Shale drilling.” http://t.co/ba3K3UeQA1

RT @nytimesbusiness: Natural Gas Glut Isn’t Deterring Sout

RT @nytimesbusiness: Natural Gas Glut Isn’t Deterring Southwestern Energy http://t.co/CcrauFdtZ7

RT @IntelligencerWV: A Range Resources well in Washington Co

RT @IntelligencerWV: A Range Resources well in Washington County, Pa. is producing 59 million cubic feet of natural gas per day…. http://…

[email protected]_R2 CEO Steven Mueller: Clean-burning American “natural

[email protected]_R2 CEO Steven Mueller: Clean-burning American “natural gas has a bright future.” http://t.co/WB2hv825qG http://t.co/qN5veyRBEi

[email protected]_CovePoint a “massive job creation effort with a far-re

[email protected]_CovePoint a “massive job creation effort with a far-reaching ripple effect.” http://t.co/G5nNEZOF2X #LNG http://t.co/qWqYOMuz75

The MSC is excited to welcome @voryslaw as a new member! htt

The MSC is excited to welcome @voryslaw as a new member! http://t.co/s2ROwWE85L

UGI pipeline would bring shale gas produced in Lycoming Co.

UGI pipeline would bring shale gas produced in Lycoming Co. to a new Snyder Co. power plant. http://t.co/AQRqz5f2DM via @LancasterOnline

Rose Tree Media School District launches use of clean-burnin

Rose Tree Media School District launches use of clean-burning #CNG buses http://t.co/jxyAdB9QUu via @DelcoNewsNet

RT @USChamber: This holiday season U.S. energy has given con

RT @USChamber: This holiday season U.S. energy has given consumers much to be thankful for – http://t.co/fZwKQJzEgv

Newspaper Editorials Slam Cuomo’s “Bad Science”

Following Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s announcement this week to ban responsible natural gas development in New York, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, small and large businesses, manufacturers, elected officials and nationwide media outlets are all questioning the “bad science” at the core of this highly-politicized decision, calling it a “sad day for the future of the […]

Ten Reasons How New Energy Taxes Would “Squander a Tremendous Opportunity”

What do labor unions, local governments, small businesses, manufacturers and consumers have in common? They’re all benefiting from the generational opportunity of responsible shale development in Pennsylvania. What’s more, they also recognize that new energy taxes would jeopardize these shared gains and stifle job growth at a time when jobs are most needed. Here are […]

EIA, U-T Respond to Nature’s “Inaccurate and Distorted Reporting” on Shale

This week, a top U.S. Energy Information Administration‘s (EIA) official responded to a recent Nature article that “badly misconstrued” the facts and presents a “very misleading view” of American shale gas production and overall reserves. In a letter [pdf.], EIA’s deputy administrator Howard Gruenspecht underscores the fact that Nature’s story is based on “inaccurate and […]

Wheels on the Rose Tree Media school busses go round and rou

Wheels on the Rose Tree Media school busses go round and round in environmentally friendly fashion. http://t.co/AXecDDrVSh via @delcotimes

RT @IndustryWeek: #PWC study increases projected shale benef

RT @IndustryWeek: #PWC study increases projected shale benefits to manufacturers http://t.co/Vbgk747SLS http://t.co/PvQfIhI2oc

Make no mistake, Pennsylvania has clearly experienced tremen

Make no mistake, Pennsylvania has clearly experienced tremendous benefits from the shale gas revolution. http://t.co/SjmfkC2y7m

RT @shaledaily: Shale Gas to Sustain Positive Impacts in U.S

RT @shaledaily: Shale Gas to Sustain Positive Impacts in U.S. Manufacturing to 2040, Says PwC http://t.co/3koMkopbtE

During the past 3 years, oil and gas production grew faster

During the past 3 years, oil and gas production grew faster in America than any other country in history. http://t.co/QtW538CEZO …

Delco Co. school district convert school buses to compressed

Delco Co. school district convert school buses to compressed natural gas (#CNG) via @PhillyInquirer. http://t.co/O99Utm9SZt

New Blog: @PwC_LLP Report: U.S. Shale “Triggers a Resurgen

New Blog: @PwC_LLP Report: U.S. Shale “Triggers a Resurgence in Manufacturing” http://t.co/K6mG6n8ykH http://t.co/rg8ONnhjd5

Marcellus Shale helping boost U.S. natural gas production to

Marcellus Shale helping boost U.S. natural gas production to a record for a fourth year. http://t.co/6QaqGCpgPk via @BloombergNews

RT @PwCIndustryPR: Shale: A Game Changer for U.S. Manufactur

RT @PwCIndustryPR: Shale: A Game Changer for U.S. Manufacturing: http://t.co/G0nFnHnhAg

RT @PghBizTimes: Report: ‘Shale effect’ saving manufacturers

RT @PghBizTimes: Report: ‘Shale effect’ saving manufacturers more money than expected. http://t.co/7DrQJhkTrc

[email protected]_LLP Boosts Estimates of Manufacturing Cost Savings, Jo

[email protected]_LLP Boosts Estimates of Manufacturing Cost Savings, Job Creation From Shale Gas http://t.co/sMGKdRqgCf via @MfgEngNews

New @ipsospa Poll: 75% of American Voters Credit Natural Gas

New @ipsospa Poll: 75% of American Voters Credit Natural Gas for Powering U.S. Economic Recovery http://t.co/WbX2JOFWqq #Fracking

RT if you agree! Three-fourths of voters credit natural gas

RT if you agree! Three-fourths of voters credit natural gas for powering US economic recovery http://t.co/WbX2JOFWqq http://t.co/gwmr6cPtma

RT @ShopFloorNAM: From Shopfloor Blog: Shale Gas Continues t

RT @ShopFloorNAM: From Shopfloor Blog: Shale Gas Continues to Benefit Manufacturing http://t.co/m6D9VBPiQc

RT @PennBizDaily: Pennsylvania, W. Virginia lead nation in n

RT @PennBizDaily: Pennsylvania, W. Virginia lead nation in natural gas reserves: http://t.co/396BxxZ3Y6 @EIAgov

Shale Gas: Still a Boon to U.S. Manufacturing (PwC)

PwC Report: U.S. Shale “Triggers a Resurgence in Manufacturing”

“There’s no doubt that the shale gas boom in the U.S. helped trigger a resurgence in manufacturing.” This was the primary finding of a new PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) study released today. Commenting on the report, Pittsburgh, Pa.-based Robert McCutcheon, PwC’s U.S. industrial products leader, adds: “Reducing costs, creating jobs and supporting investments and innovations are among […]

New CBO Report Highlights Shale’s Economic Benefits

This week, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) – a “strictly nonpartisan” agency that “conducts objective, impartial analysis” – issued a new report, “The Economic and Budgetary Effects of Producing Oil and Natural Gas From Shale,” detailing the clear national benefits tied to responsible shale development. According to CBO, American shale gas – which now represents […]

Marcellus Shale Creating Regional Opportunities, National Growth

Safe, job-creating American shale development continues to climb at a “breakneck pace”, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) monthly drilling productivity report released yesterday. And based on EIA’s new data, Reuters reports that our nation’s natural gas production growth is “driven primarily by output from the Marcellus.” President Obama recently highlighted these important […]

RT @WENAppalachia: New video: Our holiday charity event host

RT @WENAppalachia: New video: Our holiday charity event hosted at the @MarcellusGas office https://t.co/pgygs8DdvL #womeninenergy

“The energy sector has constituted one of the few bright spo

“The energy sector has constituted one of the few bright spots in the domestic economy.” http://t.co/Kb5bTLM5MX

RT @PhillyInquirer: Summit’s message: Pipeline is key to Phi

RT @PhillyInquirer: Summit’s message: Pipeline is key to Philadelphia’s role in shale-energy revolution http://t.co/ayAjYCDbZW via @phillyd…

FACT: Pennsylvania became the second-largest shale gas produ

FACT: Pennsylvania became the second-largest shale gas producing state in 2013. http://t.co/3DDwohUjUn #fracking

[email protected] fact checks Tom Wolf’s claims on his proposed massive n

[email protected] fact checks Tom Wolf’s claims on his proposed massive new energy tax. “It’s a myth.” http://t.co/9xu6iVCx3A

[email protected]: “We’ve only begun to tap the potential of shale

[email protected]SenToomey: “We’ve only begun to tap the potential of shale formations where we have huge amounts of natural gas.” http://t.co/FXS1Y9iyEE

“We have the feedstock at our fingertips to rebuild manufact

“We have the feedstock at our fingertips to rebuild manufacturing that we lost over the last four decades.” http://t.co/SHpZukRXdT #mfg

Locally-based small businesses — like @BortonLawson — woul

Locally-based small businesses — like @BortonLawson — would be hurt by new energy taxes. Read more: https://t.co/GQmmRGGnhV

[email protected] raises estimate of proved #natgas reserves in Marce

[email protected] raises estimate of proved #natgas reserves in Marcellus Shale by more than 50%. http://t.co/2JRz0vDozw via @PghBizTimes

Charitable giving extends beyond the holidays for ‘good ne

Charitable giving extends beyond the holidays for ‘good neighbor’ shale gas industry http://t.co/MYanFMA5xC via @PaBizCentral

Shale impact fee tax revenues help “Dunbar Township hold the

Shale impact fee tax revenues help “Dunbar Township hold the line on real estate taxes” http://t.co/FH0wYuuQhk via @TribLIVE

[email protected] reports: “A step toward energy independence”

[email protected] reports: “A step toward energy independence” http://t.co/hfhIrAWnQZ http://t.co/RlAxIS30hq

U.S. Sen. @RonWyden: “Natural gas is the cleanest of all the

U.S. Sen. @RonWyden: “Natural gas is the cleanest of all the fossil fuels.” http://t.co/PeFfByHxnj #CNG