Archives for July 2015

Appalachian Basin Driving American Shale Production

The Marcellus and Utica Shale plays are driving America’s rapid increase in natural gas production, accounting for 85 percent of domestic shale growth since 2012, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). EIA’s report, which comes off the heels of 2014’s record-breaking year, reflects and further underscores the Appalachia Basin’s role in strengthening America’s […]

Marcellus Quarterly Magazine, Summer 2015

Read the summer edition of Marcellus Quarterly Magazine.

Top Labor Union Leader: “Couldn’t be a Worse Time for Higher Energy Taxes”

Shale development has been a boon for Pennsylvania’s economy – from consumer savings to good-paying union jobs, natural gas is delivering economic and environmental benefits throughout the Commonwealth. In a recent Pittsburgh Post-Gazette column, Jim Kunz of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 66 writes that the shale industry has been a “godsend” for […]

RT @dailyamerican: DailyAmerican News: Western Pa. begins to

RT @dailyamerican: DailyAmerican News: Western Pa. begins to embrace a natural gas future: VINCO — The transition for natural gas… http:/…

ICYMI: Even Higher Energy Taxes Threaten Pa. Jobs http://t.c

ICYMI: Even Higher Energy Taxes Threaten Pa. Jobs http://t.co/2hXjVLTQYx #ShaleTaxFacts

FACT: Most of Gov. Wolf’s massive energy tax “does not fund

FACT: Most of Gov. Wolf’s massive energy tax “does not fund education,” it subsidizes “solar and wind” companies. http://t.co/3XnxviJFOL

Beaver Co.’s proposed petrochemical plant would generate its

Beaver Co.’s proposed petrochemical plant would generate its own power through natural gas-fired cogeneration onsite. http://t.co/dPLHWZmIBU

The Marcellus shale industry is continuing to drive developm

The Marcellus shale industry is continuing to drive development in Fayette Co., according to officials. http://t.co/XisSSa6ToX via @TribLIVE

RT @tribunedemocrat: http://t.co/1DhxZbcZPd – Partnership wi

RT @tribunedemocrat: http://t.co/1DhxZbcZPd – Partnership will create water tanks, jobs in Johnstown

[email protected] passes resolution opposing proposals for even higher

[email protected] passes resolution opposing proposals for even higher energy taxes. http://t.co/ghmTeDv1gJ via @PennBizDaily #ShaleTaxFacts

Even Higher Energy Taxes Threaten Pa. Jobs http://t.co/9U1SO

Even Higher Energy Taxes Threaten Pa. Jobs http://t.co/9U1SOKnbqt & http://t.co/2hXjVMbsn7 #ShaleTaxFacts #SayNoToSeverance

RT @EIAgov: EIA expanded its reporting of monthly #natgas pr

RT @EIAgov: EIA expanded its reporting of monthly #natgas production by 10 states, including #Pennsylvania http://t.co/sJot9yhHkx http://t.…

New plans for a Centre Co. terminal would deliver local, aff

New plans for a Centre Co. terminal would deliver local, affordable natural gas to Pennsylvanians. http://t.co/dkGWrUuPKp

Capt. James McCormick (Ret.) presents Energy Security=Nation

Capt. James McCormick (Ret.) presents Energy Security=National Security at SHALE INSIGHT™. http://t.co/wrvYjkfojv http://t.co/pjQuUTwNdg

RT @FortuneMagazine: Here’s why ocean shipping companies a

RT @FortuneMagazine: Here’s why ocean shipping companies are switching to natural gas http://t.co/F1Vxoy4Q8i

Smart @PittsburghPG letter by @senbartolotta: The gov.’s e

Smart @PittsburghPG letter by @senbartolotta: The gov.’s energy tax proposal would eliminate good-paying jobs in Pa. http://t.co/IqRe1bKgMD

RT @senbartolotta: Check out my latest letter in the @Pittsb

RT @senbartolotta: Check out my latest letter in the @PittsburghPG, “A gas severance tax will have a negative impact on the state” http://t…

RT @PAChamber: [email protected]’s @KevinSunday86 op/ed in @Lancas

RT @PAChamber: [email protected]’s @KevinSunday86 op/ed in @LancasterOnline: Pa has potential to be energy powerhouse http://t.co/qEhsYnCsQQ #Say…

RT @Liberty4pa: A severance tax won’t bring the fabled gol

RT @Liberty4pa: A severance tax won’t bring the fabled golden eggs, but could fatally cook the goose of Pennsylvania’s economy. http://t.co…

For students looking for jobs in shale, a new petroleum and

For students looking for jobs in shale, a new petroleum and natural gas program is set to begin at @slipperyrockU. https://t.co/ahvwigY1Ez