Archives for February 2018

‘Americans Can Take Pride’ in Leveraging Energy Abundance

As natural gas production continues to rise, a U.S. House Natural Resources subcommittee this week examined the role of LNG exports in strengthening America’s geopolitical standing. With Dominion’s Cove Point LNG export terminal in Maryland scheduled to go into service next month, the U.S. will have additional opportunities to leverage its energy abundance as a […]

New $700M #natgas power facility in Cambria Co. will generat

New $700M #natgas power facility in Cambria Co. will generate “enough electricity to power a million homes.”… https://t.co/bMg0t6jvzk

“1 million work hours had been completed and as many as 650

“1 million work hours had been completed and as many as 650 people were employed during peak construction” on a $50… https://t.co/uaJbTTdimZ

“Infrastructure is vitally important,” MSC’s Spigelmyer said

“Infrastructure is vitally important,” MSC’s Spigelmyer said. “We do not have the infrastructure to get [affordable… https://t.co/4YBGxzTvQk

RT @lehighvalley: Cheap gas will fuel growth in Pa., not a s

RT @lehighvalley: Cheap gas will fuel growth in Pa., not a severance tax | Opinion https://t.co/U24XzqoYfh https://t.co/3JXRt9kJ0y

“The path to fixing Pennsylvania’s budget deficit is to grow

“The path to fixing Pennsylvania’s budget deficit is to grow the state’s economy, not raise energy taxes.”… https://t.co/IzXLDQMAo8

The final two heats of the four-man bobsled – made from fibe

The final two heats of the four-man bobsled – made from fiberglass, a product of #natgas – take place today.… https://t.co/aU3rOKv1fn

“The severance tax is simply bad for Pennsylvania. It will c

“The severance tax is simply bad for Pennsylvania. It will cripple an industry and could result in a loss of thousa… https://t.co/HCvmFOjZ7t

“Pennsylvania, as the nation’s second largest natural gas

“Pennsylvania, as the nation’s second largest natural gas producing state, is at the tip of the spear of this impor… https://t.co/7bgxJ744fz

As the #WinterGames conclude, equipment made from oil and na

As the #WinterGames conclude, equipment made from oil and natural gas have helped athletes achieve gold.… https://t.co/7C2oJxA8sj

RT @WSJ: Electricity costs in the Northeast are 56% above th

RT @WSJ: Electricity costs in the Northeast are 56% above the national average. But attempts to jumpstart a larger energy infrastructure co…

[email protected] editorial: “With that level of energy uncertainty

[email protected] editorial: “With that level of energy uncertainty, New England will find it increasingly difficult to at… https://t.co/6oMMllxXQn

RT @thedayct: Editorial: Keeping New England from running ou

RT @thedayct: Editorial: Keeping New England from running out of natural gas. https://t.co/ETYYJBlmSq https://t.co/OkVcIxLmMD

“The opportunities are enormous. America is Saudi Arabia f

“The opportunities are enormous. America is Saudi Arabia for NGLs. The opportunity is enormous to resurrect the che… https://t.co/CWZxpWUrwq

Without some new infrastructure, @WSJ reports, “keeping the

Without some new infrastructure, @WSJ reports, “keeping the lights on in New England will become an even more tenuo… https://t.co/KDXQx1f49M

With support from @Chevron, @ConnectWCCC’s ShaleNET program

With support from @Chevron, @ConnectWCCC’s ShaleNET program has helped train “scores of students [for] jobs in the… https://t.co/xTrEK6YGvJ

U.S. Natural Gas = Consumer Savings, Clean Air Progress, Energy Security

Thanks to the expanded use of local, clean natural gas in power generation, the United States “has already come quite far in reducing carbon dioxide emissions,” according to a new Carnegie Mellon University report. Analyzing government data, CMU researchers concluded that the U.S. “can meet – or even beat” carbon dioxide emissions reductions outlined in […]

MSC in Times-Tribune: Higher Energy Taxes Burden Working Families

Editor: Pennsylvanians expect our leaders in Harrisburg to focus on common-sense solutions that encourage and support job creation. Unfortunately, Gov. Tom Wolf once again puts politics first by proposing another energy tax increase. As The Times-Tribune editorial (“Conditions favor Wolf’s key initiative,” Feb. 8). correctly states, “consumers ultimately will pay (the tax).” With natural gas […]

MSC in Providence Journal: Rolling blackouts, skyrocketing costs

By David Spigelmyer While Americans across the country benefit from energy savings tied to greater domestic production, consumers in one of our nation’s most densely populated regions remain energy starved because of misguided, dangerous policies. Lacking modern infrastructure access to Marcellus Shale production, millions of New Englanders continue to face skyrocketing costs and the prospect […]

Extreme Energy Policies Boost Kremlin, Burden New Englanders

As America’s shale revolution continues to deliver energy savings and enhance U.S. security, radical policies blocking key infrastructure projects are choking off New England’s access to reliable, domestic natural gas. Thanks to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and “Keep it in the Ground” activists, consumers in the Northeast are starved of the energy they need […]