Archives for April 2015

Higher Energy Taxes Will Sting Consumers

Even higher energy taxes will have a chilling effect on our region’s economy, including for Pennsylvania consumers and those on fixed-incomes who continue to realize huge shale-related benefits in the form of more affordable and stable energy costs. In fact, according to Pennsylvania’s Independent Fiscal Office, Gov. Wolf’s massive energy tax increase proposal “would be […]

[email protected] reports: U.S. shale makes Saudi oil monarchy

[email protected] reports: U.S. shale makes Saudi oil monarchy a little less absolute http://t.co/Rjr7ACdhTP #AmericanEnergy #fracking

[email protected]: “#LNG exports will create jobs all across

[email protected]: “#LNG exports will create jobs all across the country plus reduce our nation’s trade deficit.” http://t.co/NwwhIrltu6

RT @IHS: IHS Unconventional Energy Blog: CERAWeek– Elephant

RT @IHS: IHS Unconventional Energy Blog: CERAWeek– Elephant in the Room: The Marcellus, the Utica and the Natural Gas Market http://t.co/N…

[email protected] column: Responsible shale development has “opened

[email protected] column: Responsible shale development has “opened the door to an economic boom in our area.” http://t.co/pETDriwMwh

RT @dcexaminer: Study: Fracking boosted the economy during r

RT @dcexaminer: Study: Fracking boosted the economy during recession http://t.co/ETYMGCd591

A compressed natural gas fueling station, which will have pu

A compressed natural gas fueling station, which will have public access, has opened in Pottsville. http://t.co/FgMB0SUcub via @LVB_com #CNG

U.S. to launch blitz of natural gas exports, eyes global ene

U.S. to launch blitz of natural gas exports, eyes global energy dominance http://t.co/sO4tpKNkXg via @Telegraph #LNG

Pa.’s #natgas impact taxes to help cover costs of improving

Pa.’s #natgas impact taxes to help cover costs of improving Allegheny Co. roads. http://t.co/vuWwsjguiM #ShaleTaxFacts

ICYMI: MSC’s Dave Spigelmyer discussed job-creating shale de

ICYMI: MSC’s Dave Spigelmyer discussed job-creating shale development on @kqvnews last week. http://t.co/oIZRBCHTCn #ShaleTaxFacts

Higher energy taxes will discourage drilling activity, job g

Higher energy taxes will discourage drilling activity, job growth and manufacturing opportunities. http://t.co/mthkZ6Q5s6 #ShaleTaxFacts

Great @WmsptSunGazette editorial on Gov. Wolf’s plan “to dou

Great @WmsptSunGazette editorial on Gov. Wolf’s plan “to double-tax the natural gas industry.” https://t.co/8ugcgoq3St #ShaleTaxFacts

Bradford Co. Commissioner: Higher energy taxes “would be a j

Bradford Co. Commissioner: Higher energy taxes “would be a job-killer.” http://t.co/8f2Ez5G4T4 #ShaleTaxFacts

“Marcellus Production Led U.S. Gas Fields in 2013, EIA says.

“Marcellus Production Led U.S. Gas Fields in 2013, EIA says.” http://t.co/Tf1kKVojql via @StateImpactPA

Good read: “Looking Ahead: New Markets to Fuel Another Brigh

Good read: “Looking Ahead: New Markets to Fuel Another Bright Era of Marcellus Growth.” http://t.co/b129MFwGbi http://t.co/O0ObkBOCOE

ICYMI: U.S. CO2 emissions have decreased more than any other

ICYMI: U.S. CO2 emissions have decreased more than any other nation thanks to #natgas. https://t.co/styQWxHD6z http://t.co/HVSCFR66BK

See why Pa. local officials are opposed to higher energy tax

See why Pa. local officials are opposed to higher energy taxes. http://t.co/O25dr1G2pQ #ShaleTaxFacts http://t.co/dIWhwJ6UXB

SmartDiagnositcs gives machines a voice. Find out how in the

SmartDiagnositcs gives machines a voice. Find out how in the spring edition of Marcellus Quarterly Magazine: http://t.co/RFIcCoUtrD

RT @OGJOnline: #Marcellus is top-ranked US #natgas field bas

RT @OGJOnline: #Marcellus is top-ranked US #natgas field based on 2013 proved reserves, via @EIAgov http://t.co/3PnWooMoW5 http://t.co/MSkH…

Check out these “10 Fast Facts About the Economics of Shale”

Check out these “10 Fast Facts About the Economics of Shale” in the spring edition of Marcellus Quarterly Magazine: http://t.co/pmnBnNhw3u

Sign up today for the Pa. DEP Restoration Processes and Prac

Sign up today for the Pa. DEP Restoration Processes and Practices Training. [3 PDH available] Register here: http://t.co/erbo0glusZ

Read the spring edition of Marcellus Quarterly Magazine, “Lo

Read the spring edition of Marcellus Quarterly Magazine, “Looking Ahead,” online today: http://t.co/b129MFwGbi http://t.co/QH9hYWr8OF

New blog: “Local Pa. Officials United in Opposition to Highe

New blog: “Local Pa. Officials United in Opposition to Higher Energy Taxes” http://t.co/O25dr1XDOq #ShaleTaxFacts http://t.co/8zbw6habqs

Marcellus Shale leads the U.S. in natural gas reserves, acco

Marcellus Shale leads the U.S. in natural gas reserves, according to new @EIAgov data http://t.co/xYcbfxDoVC http://t.co/Mij1YYlhcs

[email protected] director: Higher energy taxes “would be deva

[email protected] director: Higher energy taxes “would be devastating” for Wyoming Co. jobs, economy. http://t.co/qkF3u7Mbdl #ShaleTaxFacts

Good @centredaily op-ed: Higher energy taxes “will result in

Good @centredaily op-ed: Higher energy taxes “will result in…fewer good-paying jobs.” http://t.co/SAohmnMiHZ #ShaleTaxFacts

Local Pa. Officials United in Opposition to Higher Energy Taxes

County and municipal government officials across the Commonwealth continue to speak out in broad opposition to higher energy taxes which threaten critical natural gas revenues that directly benefit communities. It’s abundantly clear that higher energy tax math doesn’t add up; higher energy taxes jeopardize jobs; and higher energy taxes will be devastating for labor and […]

Marcellus Quarterly Magazine, Spring 2015

Read the spring edition of Marcellus Quarterly Magazine.

[email protected]: Natural gas has “been a game changer…certainly

[email protected]: Natural gas has “been a game changer…certainly in air pollution and carbon reductions.” via @POLITICOPro #fracking #CERAWeek

[email protected] opposes the reduction in local funding that would re

[email protected] opposes the reduction in local funding that would result from higher energy taxes. http://t.co/xJUAhKXL0z via @AP #ShaleTaxFacts

Great @thehill op-ed: “Export natural gas: Help our allies,

Great @thehill op-ed: “Export natural gas: Help our allies, increase security” http://t.co/mvwrKS5j23 #LNG

[email protected] is joining Pa. counties in opposing Gov. Wolf’s pr

[email protected] is joining Pa. counties in opposing Gov. Wolf’s proposal for higher energy taxes that limit local benefits. http://t.co/UN6A3842L5

Candidates for Tioga Co. commissioner say #natgas impact tax

Candidates for Tioga Co. commissioner say #natgas impact taxes have “benefitted all county residents.” http://t.co/E4hqZwBG7s #ShaleTaxFacts

Bradford Co. uses some #natgas impact tax funds to promote c

Bradford Co. uses some #natgas impact tax funds to promote county-wide business growth. http://t.co/swRaIxesqV #ShaleTaxFacts

International Paper uses trucks to haul natural gas for mill

International Paper uses trucks to haul natural gas for mill http://t.co/IqdWuhRKdw More here: http://t.co/BwSmq8RWX7 #CNG #mfg

ICYMI: MSC representatives talked about the benefits of shal

ICYMI: MSC representatives talked about the benefits of shale at the recent @PSATS conference. #PaJobs http://t.co/pUf1swqnl9

RT @HouseScience: #Fracking: 1 of most significant tech adva

RT @HouseScience: #Fracking: 1 of most significant tech advancements in oil/gas history [email protected] on science behind proven techs htt…

RT @nytimesbusiness: New Balance of Power http://t.co/XRW6et

RT @nytimesbusiness: New Balance of Power http://t.co/XRW6etUxcU

Penske Truck Leasing promotes clean fuels on #EarthDay http:

Penske Truck Leasing promotes clean fuels on #EarthDay http://t.co/hPe55V4N3k via @ReadingEagle #CNG http://t.co/eAlQMYcYLD

RT @engadget: UMaine’s clean snowmobile runs on (a lot of) n

RT @engadget: UMaine’s clean snowmobile runs on (a lot of) natural gas http://t.co/aOiclAT4Pv http://t.co/mcv2lBXbRZ

RT @PenskeNews: Penske celebrates #EarthDay with customers i

RT @PenskeNews: Penske celebrates #EarthDay with customers in PA at #CNG grand opening http://t.co/uzQ9j3TsVw #actexpo #trucking http://t.c…

VIDEO: New #CNG fueling station opens in Pottsville http://t

VIDEO: New #CNG fueling station opens in Pottsville http://t.co/2DHnbDeXjX via @69News #EarthDay

RT @WNEP: Observing Earth Day at a #CNG fueling station in S

RT @WNEP: Observing Earth Day at a #CNG fueling station in Schuylkill County: http://t.co/qLbcD14a5t

MSC Talks Shale Benefits on PCN

MSC president Dave Spigelmyer highlighted the economic and environmental benefits of responsible shale development on PCN this week. In the interview and call-in segments, Spigelmyer also underscored the fact that higher energy taxes risk thousands of good-paying jobs and threaten our economic opportunity for the Commonwealth. Here’s more from the interview: On Pennsylvania’s manufacturing rebirth, […]

TUNE IN: MSC’s Dave Spigelmyer talking safe, job-creating Am

TUNE IN: MSC’s Dave Spigelmyer talking safe, job-creating American natural gas development on @kdkamorningshow at 6:35am.

RT @AltoonaMirrorPA: Peoples Natural Gas working to reach ot

RT @AltoonaMirrorPA: Peoples Natural Gas working to reach other rural communities http://t.co/OcGYFi5GMp

RT @tribunedemocrat: http://t.co/07TGeAo2zD – Natural gas en

RT @tribunedemocrat: http://t.co/07TGeAo2zD – Natural gas enrollment begins for Gallitzin residents, businesses

RT @PghBizTimes: The number of natural gas wells in Marcellu

RT @PghBizTimes: The number of natural gas wells in Marcellus Shale country is rising — but methane and CO2 levels are dropping http://t.co…

To learn more about responsible energy development, visit ou

To learn more about responsible energy development, visit our blog for #shale benefits and facts. http://t.co/n0wCeHqSnv

[email protected] founder: #Shale “could lead to billions of doll

[email protected] founder: #Shale “could lead to billions of dollars in new economic investment for Pa.’s communities.” http://t.co/bLvTOmwo1T