Archives for June 2019

[email protected] in @NRO: By locking out gas, New York governor A

[email protected] in @NRO: By locking out gas, New York governor Andrew Cuomo is locking in higher energy prices (and car… https://t.co/kjAawKKlpM

ICYMI: Pa.’s tax on natural gas generated a record $251.8

ICYMI: Pa.’s tax on natural gas generated a record $251.8 million in 2018. https://t.co/SSxMieAKh0 https://t.co/MXD21zLn82

RT @NRO: By locking out gas, New York governor Andrew Cuomo

RT @NRO: By locking out gas, New York governor Andrew Cuomo is locking in higher energy prices (and carbon dioxide emissions). https://t.co…

Record Impact Tax Revenues Directly Benefit Communities. L

Record Impact Tax Revenues Directly Benefit Communities. Learn More: https://t.co/SSxMieAKh0 https://t.co/CxMcAtYzCk

RT @PghBizTimes: The impact fee totals hit $242.9 million, n

RT @PghBizTimes: The impact fee totals hit $242.9 million, not including $8.8 million in payments from previous years that had been withhel…

RT @RepTurzai: According to the PUC, PA’s impact fee on na

RT @RepTurzai: According to the PUC, PA’s impact fee on natural gas wells yielded its highest payout to date this year. https://t.co/yfmN…

RT @EnergyInDepth: Over the past eight years the @PA_PUC col

RT @EnergyInDepth: Over the past eight years the @PA_PUC collected and distributed almost $1.7 billion in Marcellus impact fees to communit…

Record Impact Tax Revenues Directly Benefit Communities

Pennsylvania’s natural gas impact tax generated a record $251.8 million in 2018, bringing the seven-year total to $1.7 billion in new revenue for communities and statewide environmental and conservation programs. “Local governments rely on impact tax revenues to fund a host of priorities, including enhancing road and bridge infrastructure, flood mitigation and prevention, emergency response […]

RT @oronline: Washington and Greene counties will receive $1

RT @oronline: Washington and Greene counties will receive $14.4 million in total this year from impact fees paid by shale gas drillers. htt…

RT @TribLIVE: The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission exp

RT @TribLIVE: The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission expects to distribute $251.8 million in impact fees in accordance with the state’s…

RT @PittsburghPG: Shale gas impact fees raise $252 million,

RT @PittsburghPG: Shale gas impact fees raise $252 million, breaking record https://t.co/SeRfd5QtlN

RT @SenatorGeneYaw: Happy to say that over $48 million of th

RT @SenatorGeneYaw: Happy to say that over $48 million of the nearly $252M distribution of gas drilling impact fees will be heading back to…

[email protected]: ”The impact tax is working. In fact, our

[email protected]: ”The impact tax is working. In fact, our state tax brings in more money than the severance taxes… https://t.co/feq04zwsTm

Pennsylvania’s natural gas tax generated more than a quart

Pennsylvania’s natural gas tax generated more than a quarter-billion dollars in revenue last year, bringing the sev… https://t.co/r7TvhgbuCn

RT @PAChamber: Via @PittsburghPG: Shale gas impact fees rais

RT @PAChamber: Via @PittsburghPG: Shale gas impact fees raise $252 million, breaking record https://t.co/QSc5HAgU9G #SayNoToSeverance

Total generated from Pa.’s natural gas impact tax came in at

Total generated from Pa.’s natural gas impact tax came in at “nearly $252 million, well above the previous record t… https://t.co/tpK2D9XTT2

“Pa.’s natural gas impact tax is working as designed, as rev

“Pa.’s natural gas impact tax is working as designed, as revenues — nearing $1.7B since 2012 — from this single t… https://t.co/1ayl2rfpRS

“With a record $251.8 million generated last year, the impac

“With a record $251.8 million generated last year, the impact tax empowers and supports key local initiatives and c… https://t.co/In19LRVUHu

Amb. Kauzlarich, @CESP_GMU co-director: Natural gas is large

Amb. Kauzlarich, @CESP_GMU co-director: Natural gas is largely responsible for America’s position as a global leade… https://t.co/atEI1lAeiN

RT @PA_PUC: PUC posts details on nearly $252M distribution o

RT @PA_PUC: PUC posts details on nearly $252M distribution of gas drilling impact fees – the largest distribution to date. More info at ht…

That would amount to $35,000 per household, according to the

That would amount to $35,000 per household, according to the @WoodMackenzie study, which called the price tag “stag… https://t.co/agPDh43MoE

Natural Gas Impact Tax Generates $251+ Million in 2018

Record revenues directly benefit local communities and statewide environmental programs PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Pennsylvania’s natural gas tax generated more than a quarter-billion dollars in revenue last year, the Public Utility Commission announced this morning. Marcellus Shale Coalition president David Spigelmyer released the following statement on the latest impact tax revenues, which is paid in addition […]

RT @ManhattanInst: America’s shale revolution has yielded

RT @ManhattanInst: America’s shale revolution has yielded a 91% increase in gas production since 2005. But in New York, energy rates are ex…

Most of America is enjoying the benefits of the shale revolu

Most of America is enjoying the benefits of the shale revolution, but not the Northeast. Learn more from a new… https://t.co/hjJvXaAipR

Utility rates in New York are already among the highest in t

Utility rates in New York are already among the highest in the country—and shutting off access to more natural gas… https://t.co/YhGFcdTedX

RT @environment: 🛢️ The U.S. will account for almost a

RT @environment: 🛢️ The U.S. will account for almost a quarter of global oil and gas production by the early 2030s. https://t.co/O7Vj7INNTa

#CNG is efficient, cost-effective, proven over many years, i

#CNG is efficient, cost-effective, proven over many years, immediately available & reduces CO2 emissions https://t.co/GmlwRLL6uq 🚗🚌

[email protected] letter: “The recent actions of extreme environmen

[email protected] letter: “The recent actions of extreme environmental activists to sensationalize tragedies and place bla… https://t.co/H8iv4m8ZHc

Our community is “grateful for natural gas development,” Mar

Our community is “grateful for natural gas development,” Mark Alterici, Charleroi Borough Councilman writes in… https://t.co/bmu6Rbb49i

“There was careful planning,” Beaver Co. Conservation Distri

“There was careful planning,” Beaver Co. Conservation District Executive Director Jim Shaner said. Construction of… https://t.co/8AbWjx87bq

RT @TribLIVE: Letter to the Editor: A Monaca woman is enthus

RT @TribLIVE: Letter to the Editor: A Monaca woman is enthused about the opportunities for women to work in the energy industries. https:/…

[email protected]_PAChem building a future in Beaver County with its p

[email protected]_PAChem building a future in Beaver County with its petrochemical plant that would last throughout the 21st… https://t.co/3nrSPXYrmi

RT @ColumbiaGasPA: #Proud We are so excited to have our very

RT @ColumbiaGasPA: #Proud We are so excited to have our very own Linda Crowley highlighted in the @TribLIVE promoting #womeninenergy. #Ene…

Did You Know: The chemicals industry uses energy products su

Did You Know: The chemicals industry uses energy products such as natural gas for both heat & feedstock. https://t.co/1j8T42MdGg

MSC Member Spotlight: Michael Baker International

This week’s edition features Michael Baker International, a leader in engineering and consulting services providing innovative infrastructure solutions. Q. What services does your company provide to support shale development and/or infrastructure expansion in Pennsylvania and this region? Michael Baker International has been providing comprehensive oil and gas planning, engineering, and design services for over 75 […]

[email protected] commenced construction on the first fully l

[email protected] commenced construction on the first fully liquefied natural gas-powered (LNG) cruise ship in North… https://t.co/AdoxCQkPOY

Great @TribLIVE letter: “I’m energized by the fact that my

Great @TribLIVE letter: “I’m energized by the fact that my company is creating more opportunities for women in the… https://t.co/FnoPNrYdSY

“Natural gas helped to reduce air pollution and limit the ri

“Natural gas helped to reduce air pollution and limit the rise in energy-related CO2 emissions,” @IEA executive dir… https://t.co/FVSEWx9jEy

“There were many road improvements, many safety improvements

“There were many road improvements, many safety improvements, to township roads across the county that were directl… https://t.co/h0SC6s9YaE

RT @IndianaGazette: Business and civic leaders, some from In

RT @IndianaGazette: Business and civic leaders, some from Indiana County, offered a rebuttal Thursday to Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan to use what h…

RT @PittsburghPG: “Over the coming decade, it’s very pos

RT @PittsburghPG: “Over the coming decade, it’s very possible to realize 100,000 plus jobs.” As the Shell ethane cracker plant nears its “…

[email protected]_PAChem’s project, which pulls workers from 15 differ

[email protected]_PAChem’s project, which pulls workers from 15 different unions, will reach “peak construction” later this y… https://t.co/wF6c1S0LPp

RT @EIAgov: #TodayInEnergy – #Energy products are key inputs

RT @EIAgov: #TodayInEnergy – #Energy products are key inputs to global #chemicals industry https://t.co/PwszVR0zT1 https://t.co/GkSgtW25v0

A JKLM Energy donation to the Galeton Library “will go towar

A JKLM Energy donation to the Galeton Library “will go towards purchasing nearly a year’s worth of print and office… https://t.co/3IMqlmYcFX

Thanks to support from @EQTCorp, up to 20 area sixth through

Thanks to support from @EQTCorp, up to 20 area sixth through eight graders can attend the Young Farmers Camp free o… https://t.co/Su9v8SomNE

Here’s what independent, unbiased medical professionals are

Here’s what independent, unbiased medical professionals are saying about cases of rare childhood cancer in southwes… https://t.co/1E47pd93te

Smart @CourierTimes letter: “The fact is, Pennsylvania alrea

Smart @CourierTimes letter: “The fact is, Pennsylvania already has a severance tax in the locally controlled impact… https://t.co/bjYJe40ond

Since 2017, the @Chevron & Benedum Foundation-led initia

Since 2017, the @Chevron & Benedum Foundation-led initiative has awarded $500k+ in Innovation Grants to regional sc… https://t.co/Ckfs4jwNZn

RT @EIAgov: #TodayInEnergy – More new #naturalgas combined-c

RT @EIAgov: #TodayInEnergy – More new #naturalgas combined-cycle #powerplants are using advanced designs https://t.co/g8vNOIgz4x #electrici…

Rather than sensationalizing tragedy, it’s critical to loo

Rather than sensationalizing tragedy, it’s critical to look at independent medical experts on cases of rare childho… https://t.co/9RO5kRBUap