Archives for October 2015

“This is a matter of basic math and economics, not politics.

“This is a matter of basic math and economics, not politics.” https://t.co/qnYykMUWid #SayNoToSeverance http://t.co/2IPFRwxBqZ

Register now for Transportation Safety Day and Flagger Train

Register now for Transportation Safety Day and Flagger Training Certification, Oct. 21: http://t.co/erbo0g3TBr http://t.co/dCM77CkKS3

RT @Range_Resources: DYK: Range’s fleet vehicles runs on cle

RT @Range_Resources: DYK: Range’s fleet vehicles runs on clean-burning natural gas. See more here: http://t.co/De7UWJpmVo http://t.co/nTGgh…

ICYMI: “Fracking Does Not Contaminate Drinking Water” http:/

ICYMI: “Fracking Does Not Contaminate Drinking Water” http://t.co/mDv6HF7RI3 via @NatureWorldNews http://t.co/ZfQAz0QspL

FACT: “Nearly every single consumer product we touch today i

FACT: “Nearly every single consumer product we touch today is manufactured through the use of #NaturalGas.” http://t.co/dg2blLatpp #mfg

WATCH: Natural gas is moving America forward. https://t.co/X

WATCH: Natural gas is moving America forward. https://t.co/XGMh2yVpVO #AmericanEnergy

Even higher energy taxes threaten consumer benefits and manu

Even higher energy taxes threaten consumer benefits and manufacturing opportunities. http://t.co/oaX4K20eAi #SayNoToSeverance

ICYMI: See how locally produced shale positively improves li

ICYMI: See how locally produced shale positively improves livelihoods and communities across Pennsylvania. https://t.co/XGMh2zd1ko

RT @EIAgov: #NatGas Weekly Update:National Fuel Gas adds new

RT @EIAgov: #NatGas Weekly Update:National Fuel Gas adds new gas flows out of Marcellus/Utica this week http://t.co/6ByONpwg7e http://t.co/…

Must-read op-ed in @LancasterOnline: Gov. Wolf’s $1 billio

Must-read op-ed in @LancasterOnline: Gov. Wolf’s $1 billion natural gas myth http://t.co/14JAb4Yn6g #SayNoToSeverance

Join the MSC as we continue to demonstrate accountability on

Join the MSC as we continue to demonstrate accountability on regulations and safety protocols required in Pa.: http://t.co/erbo0g3TBr

New blog: Higher Energy Taxes Threaten Pa. Jobs, Manufacturi

New blog: Higher Energy Taxes Threaten Pa. Jobs, Manufacturing http://t.co/dg2blLatpp #SayNoToSeverance

Yale Study: #Fracking Doesn’t Contaminate Drinking Water h

Yale Study: #Fracking Doesn’t Contaminate Drinking Water https://t.co/r2OMI9T0dO

RT @sentinelsource: Utility company looking to expand its na

RT @sentinelsource: Utility company looking to expand its natural gas distribution to four local towns if proposed pipeline is OK’d. http:/…

REGISTER TODAY for the MSC’s Transportation Safety Day and F

REGISTER TODAY for the MSC’s Transportation Safety Day and Flagger Training Certification, Oct. 21, 2015. http://t.co/erbo0glusZ

Higher Energy Taxes Threaten Pa. Jobs, Manufacturing

As MSC president David Spigelmyer said last week, “many in Harrisburg recognize the devastating impacts that even higher energy taxes would have on small businesses, consumers, families and manufacturers.” That was a central message the organization reinforced yesterday on RJ Harris’ WHP 580 radio program, with Spigelmyer making clear that there couldn’t be a worse […]

Faces of Shale

TUNE IN: MSC’s Dave Spigelmyer will be on @RJHarrisWHP580 at

TUNE IN: MSC’s Dave Spigelmyer will be on @RJHarrisWHP580 at 8:08 a.m. talking shale’s benefits. http://t.co/I0FMaTROOk

Top @Transport member @RepCorrineBrown on #CNG buses: “It’

Top @Transport member @RepCorrineBrown on #CNG buses: “It’s clean air, clean energy. I mean that’s wonderful.” http://t.co/3TctwsD03s

RT @WJCTJax: JTA Welcomes Fuel-Efficient Buses, Expects to S

RT @WJCTJax: JTA Welcomes Fuel-Efficient Buses, Expects to Save Millions http://t.co/DvIX1apzxU http://t.co/7m5GhBafde

#CNG vehicles provide “a ride that is quieter, more fuel eff

#CNG vehicles provide “a ride that is quieter, more fuel efficient and better for the environment.” http://t.co/dHFwECt2AH via @JTAFLA

RT @reason: Fracking Does Not Contaminate Drinking Water, Sa

RT @reason: Fracking Does Not Contaminate Drinking Water, Says New Study http://t.co/c6eNPC55fs

RT @businessPG: Coming winter should be easier on heating bu

RT @businessPG: Coming winter should be easier on heating budgets http://t.co/GzFJml9RXF

RT @exxonmobil: #XTOEnergy is built around exceptional emplo

RT @exxonmobil: #XTOEnergy is built around exceptional employees who make exceptional performance a habit http://t.co/QvnJnGlS7X http://t.c…

RT @Range_Resources: A new supply of natural gas from shale

RT @Range_Resources: A new supply of natural gas from shale is revolutionizing our energy landscape. See why natural gas makes sense. https…

Great @Chesapeake video on horizontal drilling technology ad

Great @Chesapeake video on horizontal drilling technology advancements. https://t.co/oIHqI9QIrl

Keep Pennsylvania competitive – #SayNoToSeverance http://t

Keep Pennsylvania competitive – #SayNoToSeverance http://t.co/tA3Fs2SSK9 via @CabotOG

[email protected]: Shale impact tax funds help “improve the

[email protected]: Shale impact tax funds help “improve the availability of affordable housing.” http://t.co/vGaPdZK3Ph #SayNoToSeverance

Clearfield Twp. relies on shale impact tax revenues to boost

Clearfield Twp. relies on shale impact tax revenues to boost its police department budget. http://t.co/eW551ROvKA #SayNoToSeverance

RT @SEDA_COG: A must-read in @thenewsitem about our $50K gra

RT @SEDA_COG: A must-read in @thenewsitem about our $50K grant to help get you more access to natural gas: http://t.co/9wjxJ5dZyx

VIDEO: Even Higher Energy Taxes Will Cost Pennsylvania Jobs,

VIDEO: Even Higher Energy Taxes Will Cost Pennsylvania Jobs, Hurt Consumers. https://t.co/zq8b05Huup #SayNoToSeverance

RT @PAFriendsofAg: Happy #NationalFarmersDay! #ThankAFarmer

RT @PAFriendsofAg: Happy #NationalFarmersDay! #ThankAFarmer for all the hard work that they do: http://t.co/EL5rljhQD4

MSC Releases New Video: “The Faces of Shale”

Pittsburgh, Pa. – Following its annual meeting, the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) released a new year-in-review video, The Faces of Shale. Click HERE to view this video online. “While there’s no question that our industry continues to face strong headwinds, the economic, environmental and energy security benefits tied to responsible shale development continue to positively improve […]

[email protected]: Shale impact tax “continues to provide dividend

[email protected]: Shale impact tax “continues to provide dividends and tangible benefits to the region.” http://t.co/lRh7Y9L9gR

Expanded U.S. energy trade “would strengthen nat’l security

Expanded U.S. energy trade “would strengthen nat’l security & improve relationships with allies across the globe.” http://t.co/QjIyzyaAko

RT if you agree: Even higher energy taxes “would be a job-ki

RT if you agree: Even higher energy taxes “would be a job-killer.” http://t.co/yXM5sJSRqq #SayNoToSeverance

Without new #natgas pipelines, New Englanders will continue

Without new #natgas pipelines, New Englanders will continue to pay among the highest electric prices in the country. http://t.co/uf4UPpPz7m

Poll: Majority of Pa. voters oppose higher energy taxes that

Poll: Majority of Pa. voters oppose higher energy taxes that’ll cost Pa. jobs. http://t.co/EPHM3Szx6z #SayNoToSeverance

RT @businessPG: Gas drilling revenue to help cut airlines’ c

RT @businessPG: Gas drilling revenue to help cut airlines’ costs at Pittsburgh International http://t.co/rPjHkN3VMu

RT @fossilenergygov: A new study supported by NETL suggests

RT @fossilenergygov: A new study supported by NETL suggests Utica Shale might hold more natural gas and oil than previously estimated. http…

ICYMI: “Natural gas customers to see lower rates this winter

ICYMI: “Natural gas customers to see lower rates this winter season” http://t.co/UQxfDLqf4S #AmericanEnergy

MSC in @ydrcom: “There couldn’t be a worse time for an even

MSC in @ydrcom: “There couldn’t be a worse time for an even higher energy tax.” http://t.co/4UgmekBSPi #SayNotoSeverance

RT @WNEP: New Milford Getting $1.3 Million from Natural Gas

RT @WNEP: New Milford Getting $1.3 Million from Natural Gas Impact Fee http://t.co/EaGkbZ7nRg

Transportation safety is essential; improve safe operating p

Transportation safety is essential; improve safe operating practices for your drivers today: http://t.co/erbo0g3TBr http://t.co/sszcLaFAkp

RT @WTKR3: Newport News Shipbuilding converts to natural ga

RT @WTKR3: Newport News Shipbuilding converts to natural gas http://t.co/2VhEqYHJow

(VIDEO) Fact-Checking Gov. Wolf’s Energy Tax Increase Claims

(VIDEO) Fact-Checking Gov. Wolf’s Energy Tax Increase Claims https://t.co/LcMzBbyGbB #SayNoToSeverance

RT @EIAgov: #NatGas Weekly Update: Natgas heating bills expe

RT @EIAgov: #NatGas Weekly Update: Natgas heating bills expected to be lower this winter http://t.co/F4vUNgcu7r http://t.co/qV6gRKv6bV

RT if you agree: Even higher energy taxes “would be a job-ki

RT if you agree: Even higher energy taxes “would be a job-killer.” http://t.co/yXM5sKasP0 #SayNoToSeverance

Natural Gas: More Affordably Keeping Our Homes Warm

With more than half of Pennsylvania and nearly half of all U.S. households relying on natural gas as their primary heating source, American families can rest easy knowing that our nation’s residential natural gas prices continue to drop. In fact, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), “household heating costs are expected to be […]

MSC in York Daily Record: Gas Tax Fact Finder Piece Off Base

While the paper’s Oct. 3 “fact finder” on Gov. Wolf’s highest-in-the-nation energy tax proposal made a number of important points, it failed to provide readers with key context. We appreciate that this paper — like so many others across the commonwealth as well as independent experts — confirmed that Gov. Wolf’s energy tax hike proposal […]