Archives for June 2019

MSC Member Spotlight: WallacePancher Group

Last week, we sat down with Brian Pancher, co-founder of the Pennsylvania-based engineering and environmental firm WallacePancher Group. Q. Can you tell us about your business… how you got started and where you are now? Brian Pancher: Well, we’re truly a basement startup business. My business partner is an engineer, and I’m a biologist. We worked […]

RT @EIAgov: #ICYMI – Horizontally drilled wells dominate U.S

RT @EIAgov: #ICYMI – Horizontally drilled wells dominate U.S. tight formation production. https://t.co/MI0TCAydfQ #oil #naturalgas #shaleoi…

Thanks to energy development, “we have more individuals appl

Thanks to energy development, “we have more individuals applying for apprenticeships than we’ve ever had,” presiden… https://t.co/dNPSmlUswn

RT @usnews: The U.S. is set to become the world’s biggest

RT @usnews: The U.S. is set to become the world’s biggest provider of liquefied natural gas. https://t.co/aiaCZsMeqm

Additional Energy Taxes a “Gut Punch” to Pa. Families ht

Additional Energy Taxes a “Gut Punch” to Pa. Families https://t.co/eE9hWWtrJ8 https://t.co/6tabmVJiOZ

RT @IEA: After another record year, global demand for natura

RT @IEA: After another record year, global demand for natural gas is set to keep growing over the next 5 years, driven by strong consumptio…

RT @axios: Natural gas was the fastest-growing energy source

RT @axios: Natural gas was the fastest-growing energy source in the world last year — when global energy consumption rose at its fastest pa…

U.S. On Track to Become Top Natural Gas Exporter https://t.c

U.S. On Track to Become Top Natural Gas Exporter https://t.co/5S5zBrRwdT 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸

Additional Energy Taxes a “Gut Punch” to Pa. Families

For the fifth year, Governor Wolf has proposed a massive tax increase on Pennsylvania’s energy job creators that threatens economic growth and burdens hard-working families with higher energy costs. As in previous years, the proposal to triple-tax Pennsylvania energy has fallen flat among lawmakers, with Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman telling reporters earlier this week […]

RT @VFWHQ: Today we commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Da

RT @VFWHQ: Today we commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day. May we never forget the bravery and heroism displayed that day. #DDay75 http…

📈 Check out this chart of annual U.S. natural gas product

📈 Check out this chart of annual U.S. natural gas production by state from 1967-2018 from @AEI: https://t.co/cbZka7tpzo 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸

According to @EIAgov, “essentially all (99%) hydrocarbon pro

According to @EIAgov, “essentially all (99%) hydrocarbon production from the Marcellus Shale has been from horizont… https://t.co/ub82Dtc8SQ

“Pipelines Mean Jobs”: Leading Labor Unions Urge Elected

“Pipelines Mean Jobs”: Leading Labor Unions Urge Elected Officials to Support Energy Jobs & Infrastructure… https://t.co/XLiKGESjUM

“Pipelines Mean Jobs”: Leading Labor Unions Urge Elected

“Pipelines Mean Jobs”: Leading Labor Unions Urge Elected Officials to Support Energy Jobs & Infrastructure… https://t.co/4MCMZ49tgg

RT @EIAgov: #TodayInEnergy – Horizontally drilled wells domi

RT @EIAgov: #TodayInEnergy – Horizontally drilled wells dominate U.S. tight formation production https://t.co/MI0TCAgCoi #oil and #naturalg…

RT @AmericanLegion: I have full confidence in your courage,

RT @AmericanLegion: I have full confidence in your courage, devotion to duty, and skill in battle. We will accept nothing less than full vi…

“Pipelines Mean Jobs”: Leading Labor Unions Urge Elected Officials to Support Energy Jobs & Infrastructure

In a recent Pittsburgh Tribune-Review letter titled “Pipelines Mean Jobs,” Jim Kunz – business manager of Local Union 66, International Union of Operating Engineers – highlights the critical importance of expanding natural gas infrastructure: “I know we could increase that [pipeline] capacity if activists would stop trying to shut down pipeline development, either by pushing […]

Gov. Wolf’s plan for additional energy taxes “will be a gut

Gov. Wolf’s plan for additional energy taxes “will be a gut punch to hardworking families and small businesses acro… https://t.co/GeC9CLcjoO

The avg. annual income students who graduate with a degree i

The avg. annual income students who graduate with a degree in petroleum engineering is $170k/year, according to… https://t.co/NJ0hNFb9Ra

Subsidies of one kind or another only work to distort invest

Subsidies of one kind or another only work to distort investment signals & stymie development of innovative technol… https://t.co/vOAqHGkiEw

Commemorating World War II, 75 Years After D-Day https://t.c

Commemorating World War II, 75 Years After D-Day https://t.co/zK4AzqTGK9 #DDay75

MSC Statement on Gov. Wolf’s Proposed Energy Tax

Pittsburgh, Pa. – Marcellus Shale Coalition president David Spigelmyer issued the following statement in response to the introduction of Gov. Wolf’s energy tax proposal: “Gov. Wolf, who we deeply respect, has said that he’s ‘not a product of our political system.’ Yet today’s proposal is nothing new and certainly not a solution to Pennsylvania’s big […]

As the hot months linger, it will be natural gas that is lea

As the hot months linger, it will be natural gas that is leaned on most to supply the electricity that we need to r… https://t.co/DPEPJB3Tq7

The new $500 million natural gas plant will create 1,200 con

The new $500 million natural gas plant will create 1,200 construction jobs. https://t.co/z3FIM1qlr2

RT @CabotOG: Abundant Appalachian #naturalgas supplies have

RT @CabotOG: Abundant Appalachian #naturalgas supplies have revolutionized Pennsylvania power mix. Learn more from @EIAgov https://t.co/dqV…

RT @mcall: Reader: What the governor is not telling citizens

RT @mcall: Reader: What the governor is not telling citizens is that he has no way to pay for Restore Pennsylvania without imposing a sever…

[email protected] General President Terry O’Sullivan: “We are outraged

[email protected] General President Terry O’Sullivan: “We are outraged to see yet another natural gas extension project bein… https://t.co/JT35suFv4f

Another sharp letter in the @mcall: “By placing another tax

Another sharp letter in the @mcall: “By placing another tax on the gas industry, the governor puts thousands of job… https://t.co/GbS2cePhmD

[email protected] LTE: “Putting a new tax on energy production

[email protected] LTE: “Putting a new tax on energy production is a sure way to kill these jobs. That’s not a way to… https://t.co/NnKQ4eq498

[email protected] business manager Jim Kunz: “More Americans now

[email protected] business manager Jim Kunz: “More Americans now can benefit from this affordable, clean resource.” https://t.co/CKknxVRwYj

RT @EIAgov: #TodayInEnergy – U.S. hydrocarbon gas liquids pr

RT @EIAgov: #TodayInEnergy – U.S. hydrocarbon gas liquids production reaches 5 million barrels per day in 2018 https://t.co/C2V7kokent #pro…

“Gov. Wolf’s proposal to triple-tax Pa.’s energy industr

“Gov. Wolf’s proposal to triple-tax Pa.’s energy industry will hurt our ability to compete for investment capital,… https://t.co/8NRaNXv4Js

The most significant project is the @Shell_PAChem plant near

The most significant project is the @Shell_PAChem plant near Monaca, Pa., Durkin says. “This is an extremely large… https://t.co/64Khwomu5Z

[email protected] president Tom Durkin says their union is busie

[email protected] president Tom Durkin says their union is busier than ever. It’s clear that part of the reason is the… https://t.co/1RR62yUgDM

MSC member Ecosystem Investment Partners: “Natural gas devel

MSC member Ecosystem Investment Partners: “Natural gas development has allotted us an opportunity to invest in loca… https://t.co/g0PzrGrQ4t

RT @SenatorGeneYaw: On Thursday, I had the opportunity to jo

RT @SenatorGeneYaw: On Thursday, I had the opportunity to join in a discussion on the Impact (Fee) Tax currently imposed in PA. Our state…

[email protected] column: “Not only are pipelines the safest and

[email protected] column: “Not only are pipelines the safest and most reliable form of energy transportation, they are e… https://t.co/29oScUExyC

FACT: “The impact fee is a tax on the natural gas industry,”

FACT: “The impact fee is a tax on the natural gas industry,” @wbrewyou reports. https://t.co/Umrz3kjjQo

“Hydraulic fracturing is performing miracles — expanding t

“Hydraulic fracturing is performing miracles — expanding the economy, providing affordable energy almost anywhere p… https://t.co/qUl5yWq3HE