Archives for January 2015

Marcellus Quarterly Magazine, Winter 2015

Read the winter edition of Marcellus Quarterly Magazine.

What They’re Saying About Clean-Burning American Natural Gas

In his State of the Union Address last week, President Obama reiterated the clear fact that “America is number one in oil and gas” production, which is helping to drive our nation’s economic recovery. This important and shared energy progress is leading to a stronger nation, a more robust economy, and a brighter future for […]

Ideas To Empower America’s Emerging Shale-Based Manufacturing Renaissance (American Shale & Manufacturing Partnership)

MSC President Lays out the Facts in Altoona Mirror

Several basic facts related to the revenue generated by responsible shale gas development were ignored in a recent Altoona Mirror editorial (“Shale tax needs to be implemented,” Jan. 4). Not only does your outlet fail to mention the $630 million generated through a natural gas impact fee tax or the $2.1 billion in tax revenue […]

RT @Liberty4pa: [email protected]: Support for a severance tax

RT @Liberty4pa: [email protected]: Support for a severance tax ignores shale gas market realities http://t.co/qyutHM64wI via @pittsburghpg #na…

[email protected] fights back against #fracking ban. Read more he

[email protected] fights back against #fracking ban. Read more here [http://t.co/EN0xwppiX9] and here [http://t.co/sxUv4Ij9WE].

RT @HouseCommerce: Our allies across the globe are rooting f

RT @HouseCommerce: Our allies across the globe are rooting for the US to step up & make the winning play w/ #LNG exports –> http://t.co/UM…

[email protected] column: “Thanks to the shale revolution, America

[email protected] column: “Thanks to the shale revolution, America is now the world’s No. 1 natural gas producer.” http://t.co/nBaDsFQbxq #LNG

Thanks to shale, “Pennsylvanians have not felt this degree o

Thanks to shale, “Pennsylvanians have not felt this degree of economic stimulation since World War II.” http://t.co/njJBDT6Zn0

Great column from MSC member @CabotOG: From households to sm

Great column from MSC member @CabotOG: From households to small businesses, savings seen in natural gas http://t.co/SgUzzaKS1G

[email protected] CEO: Expanded natural gas pipeline capacity

[email protected] CEO: Expanded natural gas pipeline capacity is needed for New England consumers, businesses. http://t.co/azr4qpRKKB

RT @TheIntellNews: PennDOT is looking for partners to design

RT @TheIntellNews: PennDOT is looking for partners to design, build, finance and operate natural gas filling stations: http://t.co/Li9HMto2…

RT @SXLupdates: What does NGL #pipeline construction look li

RT @SXLupdates: What does NGL #pipeline construction look like? We give you a bird’s-eye view: http://t.co/72iV5O4TvZ

RT @NewPghCourier: EQT Supplier Diversity Manager Hyde belie

RT @NewPghCourier: EQT Supplier Diversity Manager Hyde believes in helping others http://t.co/hnCsCSbokm

FACT: @EPA reports a 73% decrease in total methane emissions

FACT: @EPA reports a 73% decrease in total methane emissions nationwide since 2011. http://t.co/RssiDFQmpW #fracking

Recycling wastewater from shale production has become the no

Recycling wastewater from shale production has become the norm in the Marcellus. About 90% goes into the next job. http://t.co/tustpaxZ5s

Shale drillers have helped lead the nation’s economic renais

Shale drillers have helped lead the nation’s economic renaissance. Industry jobs and wages have soared in Western Pa. http://t.co/MymSdZNqFT

Clean-burning natural gas is a fuel of the future, reports @

Clean-burning natural gas is a fuel of the future, reports @TheIntellNews: http://t.co/RjOUuQWyT5 #CNG http://t.co/41lCDiNyPF

[email protected]: Shale has “catapulted the United States ahea

[email protected]: Shale has “catapulted the United States ahead of Russia to become the world’s No. 1 gas producer.” http://t.co/DIep0kCfjy

MSC in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Severance Tax Ignores Shale Gas Market Realities

A recent column (“Pennsylvania Needs and Can Afford a Shale Gas Severance Tax,” Jan. 18 Forum) offers a false narrative about basic economic realities associated with new energy taxes, capital investment and continued job growth. These academics, who have collaborated with advocacy groups for new taxes on job creators, ignore the fact that shale development […]

20 Obama Administration Quotes About U.S. Shale

Tonight, President Obama will address the nation in his annual State of the Union Address. With an inevitable focus on America’s outlook, here’s what the President and key members of his administration have said about safe and responsible natural gas development, which is a powerful engine for job growth and opportunity. ECONOMIC GROWTH President Obama: […]

[email protected] editorial: “We stand with President Obama in co

[email protected] editorial: “We stand with President Obama in concluding that #fracking is safe.” http://t.co/hxcsjp3eog

Philadelphia Gas Works sees a future in liquefied natural ga

Philadelphia Gas Works sees a future in liquefied natural gas http://t.co/3CFqy4Lcw3 via @PhillyInquirer http://t.co/utKP9KtpNo

FACT: According to the EPA’s own data, methane emissions r

FACT: According to the EPA’s own data, methane emissions resulting from #fracking are down 73 percent. http://t.co/qHNgDi4ZHo

(VIDEO) Pa. House Speaker @RepTurzai: New energy taxes “the

(VIDEO) Pa. House Speaker @RepTurzai: New energy taxes “the wrong thing”; Shale is “driving the economy.” http://t.co/5V0FcDiKKG

Reminder: The deadline to enter the 4th Annual Shale Gas Inn

Reminder: The deadline to enter the 4th Annual Shale Gas Innovation Contest is February 1. More details here: http://t.co/rezKQ6Rxhe

RT @Range_Resources: DEP report: “little potential for har

RT @Range_Resources: DEP report: “little potential for harm to workers or the public from radiation exposure” http://t.co/xlvNVl3m88 http:/…

[email protected]: New methane regulations, as the MSC reminds, “

[email protected]: New methane regulations, as the MSC reminds, “yet another Washington solution in search of a problem.” http://t.co/odgxGkYJs6

[email protected] column: Myth of the methane menace http://t.c

[email protected] column: Myth of the methane menace http://t.co/mBQ9G2phtj #fracking

“Between now and 2035 @IHS has estimated $3T in capital inve

“Between now and 2035 @IHS has estimated $3T in capital investments would be required to develop unconvetional gas” http://t.co/C4ay2GmP2K

[email protected]: We have seeen a tremendous amount of growth for the

[email protected]: We have seeen a tremendous amount of growth for the men and women we represent in the natural gas sector. http://t.co/C4ay2GmP2K

RT @CONSOL_Energy: Must read @MarcellusGas piece: #Natgas

RT @CONSOL_Energy: Must read @MarcellusGas piece: #Natgas “benefits every community, taxpayer” via @Phillydotcom http://t.co/tJTaGIBBdJ

FACT: America is undergoing an energy renaissance due to our

FACT: America is undergoing an energy renaissance due to our natural gas supply. http://t.co/b8JWymZbLz #fracking #LNG

“The economic benefits from America’s shale revolution hav

“The economic benefits from America’s shale revolution have been spread widely across the nation.” http://t.co/hrQqt3Afa8

Radiation from gas drilling little threat to Pa. workers, st

Radiation from gas drilling little threat to Pa. workers, state DEP study finds via @TribLIVE http://t.co/onhWlMfTOm

Register today for the MSC’s Pa. DEP eWell Permitting Traini

Register today for the MSC’s Pa. DEP eWell Permitting Training Thurs. January 29: http://t.co/mz1WeBiqgm

Agriculture and Energy: Powering Pa.’s Economy

The 99th annual Pennsylvania Farm Show – “the largest indoor agricultural exposition in the nation, with nearly 6,000 animals, 10,000 competitive exhibits and 300 commercial exhibits” — kick offed this weekend in Harrisburg with much fanfare. This event showcases the Commonwealth’s deep and rich agricultural history. And thanks to safe and responsible shale development, farmers […]

RT @PA_AgSecretary: Today officially opens the 99th #PAFarmS

RT @PA_AgSecretary: Today officially opens the 99th #PAFarmShow. Come and enjoy PA Agriculture.

RT @AEI: Why is #fracking one of the most important innovati

RT @AEI: Why is #fracking one of the most important innovations of the century and why could it only happen in America? http://t.co/xMBaIQ9…

Washington County, Pa.’s economy is thriving thanks to #frac

Washington County, Pa.’s economy is thriving thanks to #fracking and horizontal drilling in the Marcellus Shale. http://t.co/xU3LVLxGQO

RT @exxonmobil: Read more about the rise in global demand fo

RT @exxonmobil: Read more about the rise in global demand for #natgas, an abundant & geographically diverse resource: http://t.co/I0ErBBuRi…

[email protected]: The @IEA has called this era “the golden age

[email protected]: The @IEA has called this era “the golden age of natural gas” for good reason. http://t.co/ELkng8Wdh7 http://t.co/sHMlkaFNj1

[email protected]: U.S. oil and gas work steady, number of wells in se

[email protected]: U.S. oil and gas work steady, number of wells in service up 5% from last year. http://t.co/LNbco2jnkL

RT @Florida_Today: Florida’s first liquefied natural gas pla

RT @Florida_Today: Florida’s first liquefied natural gas plant proposed for Brevard http://t.co/0qwwQw9FPi

RT @PGPowerSource: FERC approves natural gas line expansion

RT @PGPowerSource: FERC approves natural gas line expansion in Monroe County, Pa. http://t.co/lxNvtMOt5r #Marcellus #shale

Via @OGFJ: U.S. natural gas production in December hits new

Via @OGFJ: U.S. natural gas production in December hits new record http://t.co/rM7lVmwPTj #fracking

RT @HouseCommerce: [email protected] intros bill to speed up #

RT @HouseCommerce: [email protected]Pompeo intros bill to speed up #natgas pipeline permitting http://t.co/1jV9ApfS4B #Yes2Energy

According to @bentekenergy, U.S. natural gas production in D

According to @bentekenergy, U.S. natural gas production in December averaged 72.8 Bcf/d, achieving a new record. http://t.co/n2s5071FLn

[email protected] editorial: “Wanted: new natural gas pipelin

[email protected] editorial: “Wanted: new natural gas pipelines” http://t.co/OEpqB6ebAB

[email protected] says ncreasing NH’s supply of natural gas i

[email protected] says ncreasing NH’s supply of natural gas is necessary to make energy more affordable. http://t.co/S5lY9Ndn8P via @AP