Archives for December 2018

Responding to Stray Gas Incidents

These recommended practices address relevant considerations and guidelines for Responding to Stray Gas Incidents in oil and natural gas exploration and development areas. These recommended practices support our Guiding Principles.

RT @oronline: The state announced today it had approved perm

RT @oronline: The state announced today it had approved permit applications for a pipeline project set to begin at the MarkWest natural gas…

RT @66Operating: https://t.co/VenwywtPEQ

RT @66Operating: https://t.co/VenwywtPEQ

RT @PennsylvaniaDEP: Following Extensive Review, DEP Approve

RT @PennsylvaniaDEP: Following Extensive Review, DEP Approves Shell Falcon Ethane Pipeline Permits https://t.co/GK0xcLcllq https://t.co/Dvz…

[email protected] report: “Keep it in the Ground” Activism

[email protected] report: “Keep it in the Ground” Activism Costs Economic Growth, Union Jobs https://t.co/vINSYiLxYh… https://t.co/gSRD8MPSqf

Poland signs long-term #LNG deal with U.S. to “reduce its de

Poland signs long-term #LNG deal with U.S. to “reduce its dependence on Russian energy.” https://t.co/8pdWcgVgQa vi… https://t.co/TsVyZIxJpy

12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits No. 6: Time to Build – Infra

12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits No. 6: Time to Build – Infrastructure Connects Consumers to Affordable, Abundant Na… https://t.co/Q9mRXlKFKB

RT @EIAgov: #TodayInEnergy – Hydraulically fractured horizon

RT @EIAgov: #TodayInEnergy – Hydraulically fractured horizontal wells account for most new #oil and #naturalgas wells https://t.co/fzb8E9Zw…

Plans to create a new trail system through Kane Borough will

Plans to create a new trail system through Kane Borough will not “use local tax money” but, instead, use a mix of… https://t.co/ImvCRN2M2W

“Keep it in the Ground” Activism Costs Economic Growth, Union Jobs

Environmental extremism that’s blocked or delayed key energy infrastructure projects has caused more than $90 billion in lost economic growth nationwide, according to a report released this week from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The first-of-its-kind analysis calculates the economic losses stemming from 15 critical energy infrastructure projects around the country that have been the […]

Site Planning, Development and Restoration

Through months of research, stakeholder outreach, and collaboration amongst MSC member companies, the coalition recently released its first Recommended Practice, which offers guidance on site planning, development and restoration.

RT @ProtectPAJobs: We know how much America’s natural gas in

RT @ProtectPAJobs: We know how much America’s natural gas industry as done in terms of jobs and energy independence, but how much has the “…

Supply Chain

This recommended practice supports our guiding principles and addresses relevant considerations and guidelines for engaging small, diverse, and local businesses as part of the supplier network and tracking the work performed by these entities.

12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits No. 7: Access to clean, affo

12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits No. 7: Access to clean, affordable, reliable energy opens the door to education, he… https://t.co/Zju8szldDx

RT @dcexaminer: Chamber blames anti-fossil fuel activists fo

RT @dcexaminer: Chamber blames anti-fossil fuel activists for over $91 billion in economic losses https://t.co/I9Z4WzyvDo

TUNE IN 📻: @MarcellusGas’ Spigelmyer joins @WILKNewsradio

TUNE IN 📻: @MarcellusGas’ Spigelmyer joins @WILKNewsradio at 5:05 pm to talk about the positive outlook for energy… https://t.co/B10ce4kIMQ

Top @LIUNA leader: “The obstruction we’re seeing from acti

Top @LIUNA leader: “The obstruction we’re seeing from activist groups is costing our members jobs and the entire co… https://t.co/NUzt67hn09

RT @WilliamsUpdates: ICYMI: Williams received FERC approval

RT @WilliamsUpdates: ICYMI: Williams received FERC approval for our Gateway Project to serve the growing northeastern market. Read more: ht…

RT @LIUNA: #LIUNA GP Terry O’Sullivan: “Our members have the

RT @LIUNA: #LIUNA GP Terry O’Sullivan: “Our members have the skills, training, & experience to build #pipelines, power plants and terminals…

RT @globalenergy: The anti-energy movement’s opposition to

RT @globalenergy: The anti-energy movement’s opposition to energy infrastructure comes with a real cost: lost job opportunities and billion…

RT @SPGMI_Energy: Permian oil, Appalachian gas production to

RT @SPGMI_Energy: Permian oil, Appalachian gas production to stay on upward trend, EIA says https://t.co/ekweFSnBt1 https://t.co/p2cfvkyCxk

12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits No. 8: Natural Gas Plays Key

12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits No. 8: Natural Gas Plays Key Role in Achieving U.S. Energy Independence… https://t.co/Zh9N13bqaZ

“The United States has surpassed Russia and Saudi Arabia as

“The United States has surpassed Russia and Saudi Arabia as the world’s biggest oil producer,” @Reuters reports.… https://t.co/3J0kiRk11I

Components of the multi-billion @Shell_PAChem facility under

Components of the multi-billion @Shell_PAChem facility under construction float by barge up the Ohio River.… https://t.co/KCDGFdCJyV

We agree @RepMcKinley: “Now is the time to build the Appalac

We agree @RepMcKinley: “Now is the time to build the Appalachian Storage Hub” https://t.co/CMve3jxIMi #NatGasWorks

RT @WSJopinion: How America broke OPEC: https://t.co/Ho6dtlZ

RT @WSJopinion: How America broke OPEC: https://t.co/Ho6dtlZMRZ via @WSJOpinion

No. 9 of the 12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits: We’re proud of

No. 9 of the 12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits: We’re proud of our industry’s deep and growing partnership with the r… https://t.co/vGZgfqRAo3

[email protected]: “America owes its new energy prosperity to ind

[email protected]: “America owes its new energy prosperity to industry innovation, private property, and the free market… https://t.co/NVO7LQtSH3

Water Pipelines

These recommended practices address relevant considerations and guidelines for Water Pipelines and they support the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) guiding principles. The responsible development of natural gas from shale formations involves both the use of fresh water and the return of water from underground formations. Water is often transported by pipeline to facilitate its initial […]

No. 10 of 12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits ➡️➡️ Pa.’s

No. 10 of 12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits ➡️➡️ Pa.’s #natgas impact fee – tax – revenues directly benefit all 67 co… https://t.co/DlDPRSsThI

12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits: With #natgas, Pennsylvanian

12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits: With #natgas, Pennsylvanians are realizing meaningful home energy savings, especia… https://t.co/O6MJINp732

FACT: The U.S. continued to lead the world in reducing green

FACT: The U.S. continued to lead the world in reducing greenhouse gas emissions in 2017, according to recently rele… https://t.co/smSt99Rh67

“Our members are consistently investing in new technology, a

“Our members are consistently investing in new technology, as well as sharing and implementing best practices aimed… https://t.co/wdQkg5ASaY

Commissioners “credited the help of Act 13,” Pa.’s tax on na

Commissioners “credited the help of Act 13,” Pa.’s tax on natural gas, “which provides money from the natural gas i… https://t.co/0MUWdieTgU

RT @WashTimesOpEd: Gen. James “Spider” Marks: “We must prior

RT @WashTimesOpEd: Gen. James “Spider” Marks: “We must prioritize the safe completion of pipeline projects currently underway and welcome f…

[email protected] column: “In order to realize America’s full en

[email protected] column: “In order to realize America’s full energy potential both here and overseas for our partners, o… https://t.co/jpOO3n5N9B

We’re kicking off the 12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits with a

We’re kicking off the 12 Days of Natural Gas Benefits with a look at the clean air progress achieved thanks to… https://t.co/93eJVAmGy6

With the help of Pa.’s #natgas impact tax revenues, Greene C

With the help of Pa.’s #natgas impact tax revenues, Greene Co. hasn’t “raised taxes in 11 years,” Commissioner Zimm… https://t.co/A4qSCrvRW7

“It would be prudent for DEP to delay any regulatory proposa

“It would be prudent for DEP to delay any regulatory proposals until federal rules are finalized,” @MarcellusGas’ S… https://t.co/h2YXxXuIcr

“Rather than creating more regulatory uncertainty, it would

“Rather than creating more regulatory uncertainty, it would be prudent for DEP to delay any regulatory proposals un… https://t.co/TS70JZaiGT

New natural gas pipeline “an absolute necessity” for economi

New natural gas pipeline “an absolute necessity” for economic development. https://t.co/PeS4Bk8lKf

“We do have initial concerns” with @PennsylvaniaDEP’s regula

“We do have initial concerns” with @PennsylvaniaDEP’s regulatory action today involving “potential costs as well as… https://t.co/8ktRU2p3aw

Thankfully, there are tens-of-thousands of Pennsylvanians, i

Thankfully, there are tens-of-thousands of Pennsylvanians, including many building trade union members, at work eve… https://t.co/drXjLypRxC

[email protected]_Resources employees collected “toys by the truckload

[email protected]_Resources employees collected “toys by the truckload” for Toys for Tots, which will be “distributed to more… https://t.co/ve9eD6WVGB

Union workers constructing @Shell_PAChem’s plant joined the

Union workers constructing @Shell_PAChem’s plant joined the company and “donated 300 toys and tens-of-thousands of… https://t.co/uyq6K2zQiJ

By Spring 2019, the entire Butler Transit Authority fleet wi

By Spring 2019, the entire Butler Transit Authority fleet will be powered by clean, local #natgas.… https://t.co/4uweFYpPJD

New Westmoreland Co. power plant fueled by clean, locally pr

New Westmoreland Co. power plant fueled by clean, locally produced natural gas set to become operational this month… https://t.co/vxuy7MlNT7

RT @NewPghCourier: EQT’s doing ‘the right work, the righ

RT @NewPghCourier: EQT’s doing ‘the right work, the right way, for the right reasons’—wins award for supplier diversity https://t.co/TxpOAF…

RT @EnergyInDepth: The bottom line: Pittsburgh is experienci

RT @EnergyInDepth: The bottom line: Pittsburgh is experiencing the benefits of #shale development in a manner that is protective of the env…

Natural Gas Should Have Starring Role in ‘Paris to Pittsburgh’ Documentary

Those who tuned in to the “Paris to Pittsburgh” documentary didn’t get to learn about the critical role clean, Pennsylvania-produced natural gas plays in strengthening our air. Strange, isn’t it, that the single largest fuel driving global climate progress wasn’t mentioned in this so-called documentary? The economic, environmental, and national security progress being made with […]