Archives for July 2019

RT @bctimes: Holly Vogt hopes the children will lead the way

RT @bctimes: Holly Vogt hopes the children will lead the way. A $225,000 grant from Shell Chemicals will fund a new position in Beaver Cou…

Smart @NYDailyNews column: “If Gov. Cuomo wants to serve his

Smart @NYDailyNews column: “If Gov. Cuomo wants to serve his constituents and be part of the climate-change solutio… https://t.co/6OP0Idiesq

Must-read @WmsptSunGazette editorial: “Throughout the region

Must-read @WmsptSunGazette editorial: “Throughout the region, economic development is bolstered through use of the… https://t.co/UlMMgHZp27

[email protected]’s New Natural Gas Power Plant Generates Clean

[email protected]’s New Natural Gas Power Plant Generates Clean Electricity for One Million Homes 🏠💡🔌… https://t.co/Rxo9eJHcTM

New Conn. natural gas power plant will create ~600 construct

New Conn. natural gas power plant will create ~600 construction jobs, providing “substantial economic development b… https://t.co/T3YKwBK7e5

Fmr. @DeptVetAffairs secretary Jim Nicholson: Political oppo

Fmr. @DeptVetAffairs secretary Jim Nicholson: Political opposition to critical pipeline projects “compromises our a… https://t.co/PTyEj0p8BV

[email protected]: “Pipelines are a safe, reliable way to supply l

[email protected]: “Pipelines are a safe, reliable way to supply low-cost natural gas to consumers here in the Commonweal… https://t.co/lDtkWbFlP0

RT @PennBizReport: Pennsylvania poised to supply more needed

RT @PennBizReport: Pennsylvania poised to supply more needed natural gas pipeline capacity https://t.co/6PbShWUzTT

New Natural Gas Power Plant Generates Clean Electricity for One Million Homes

Touted as one of the most efficient power plants in the country, the Lackawanna Energy Center came online this week, turning locally produced, clean natural gas into reliable electricity for more than one million homes. The 1,480-megawatt facility in Lackawanna County uses state-of-the-art combined-cycle technology that makes the plant highly efficient and environmentally friendly, Invenergy’s […]

FACT: The ramp up in electricity production from natural gas

FACT: The ramp up in electricity production from natural gas has reduced air pollution and carbon emissions. https://t.co/OvgRsvmQ1R

New Lackawanna Co. natural gas power plant produces enough e

New Lackawanna Co. natural gas power plant produces enough electricity to power 1 million homes. “It’s a great thin… https://t.co/TKt2Qqn7Rl

Great @oronline column: Infrastructure key to tapping our na

Great @oronline column: Infrastructure key to tapping our natural resources https://t.co/SNwSQEMoy1 #TimetoBuild https://t.co/z1F4KolGmp

“As this report confirms, tens of thousands of talented and

“As this report confirms, tens of thousands of talented and well-trained Pennsylvanians across our industry work ha… https://t.co/55dv4dVkhN

Within 5 years, according to @IEA, the United States will be

Within 5 years, according to @IEA, the United States will become the world’s biggest liquefied natural gas (#LNG) e… https://t.co/CXfVxaH8Dh

With the addition of the Marcellus & Utica shale plays,

With the addition of the Marcellus & Utica shale plays, Appalachia now produces more than 32% of U.S. natural gas.… https://t.co/8VoZPObSLW

Did you know @WasteManagement has the largest #CNG fleet in

Did you know @WasteManagement has the largest #CNG fleet in North America with over 7,600 CNG trucks? Learn more ab… https://t.co/08x6930U4E

The United States leads the world in reducing carbon dioxide

The United States leads the world in reducing carbon dioxide emissions, and the single biggest reason is the increa… https://t.co/NCYggvxzXN

RT @EnergyInDepth: A recent syndicated column appearing in n

RT @EnergyInDepth: A recent syndicated column appearing in newspapers around the country relies on fear-mongering tactics – instead of fact…

MSC member @Chevron supporting summer STEM programs for regi

MSC member @Chevron supporting summer STEM programs for regional students. https://t.co/aVCDuGEkun via @hsuniontown https://t.co/0U8jperXSX

RT @EIAgov: #ICYMI – In 2018, 90% of the #naturalgas used in

RT @EIAgov: #ICYMI – In 2018, 90% of the #naturalgas used in the United States was produced domestically. https://t.co/z1AMlHc87u #natgas…

Local leaders call natural gas impact tax revenues “a blessi

Local leaders call natural gas impact tax revenues “a blessing” and plan to use annual revenues to improve roads, b… https://t.co/IQOeLdNAvb

“Modern, efficient pipeline infrastructure is a necessary pr

“Modern, efficient pipeline infrastructure is a necessary precursor to realizing the full benefits of the Mid-Atlan… https://t.co/t7QLPBaZNA

United States is the now the world’s largest producer of n

United States is the now the world’s largest producer of natural gas and crude oil, @Energy’s Steve Winberg told a… https://t.co/Wes3qV3qyA

[email protected] column: In banning #fracking, “@NYGovCuomo depr

[email protected] column: In banning #fracking, “@NYGovCuomo deprives his state of its economic benefits because of imag… https://t.co/Ph90qA0cnh

RT @WSJopinion: Gov. Cuomo’s fracking ban continues to ham

RT @WSJopinion: Gov. Cuomo’s fracking ban continues to hamper upstate New York’s economy, writes Paul H. Tice https://t.co/U7vlxwyPog

ICYMI: Nearly all natural gas consumed in the United States

ICYMI: Nearly all natural gas consumed in the United States last year was produced domestically last year, accordin… https://t.co/3bOZs48FM1

Pennsylvania’s economic outlook is increasingly bright. A ke

Pennsylvania’s economic outlook is increasingly bright. A key driver of this shared economic growth? The developmen… https://t.co/muGO1wvOex

RT @bctimes: “The natural gas industry plays a critical ro

RT @bctimes: “The natural gas industry plays a critical role in supporting our local economy, and this funding is further evidence of that,…

For the first time in almost 70 years, the U.S. has emerged

For the first time in almost 70 years, the U.S. has emerged as a net natural gas exporter and is on track to become… https://t.co/PbcSShPSpg

“Unconventional natural gas producers are more efficient in

“Unconventional natural gas producers are more efficient in the use of resources, reusing and recycling 90 percent… https://t.co/ikaY9uwG51

Local Leaders: Natural Gas Impact Tax Revenues a “Blessing

Local Leaders: Natural Gas Impact Tax Revenues a “Blessing” See what community leaders across the Commonwealth are… https://t.co/Ydi1Nzaq7x

MSC in PennLive: A rising tide lifts all boats: supporting an energy-enabled economy

By David Spigelmyer With better-than-expected tax revenue collections and more than six million Pennsylvanians employed in the workforce – an all-time high – the Commonwealth’s economic outlook is increasingly bright. Fewer Pennsylvanians are looking for work than at any time since August 2000. The Commonwealth’s unemployment rate is currently the lowest since 1976. Tax collections […]

U.S. Energy Exports Boost Energy Security, Drive Clean Air Progress

For the first time in almost 70 years, the United States has emerged as a net natural gas exporter and is on track to become the 3rd largest global exporter within the next few years, experts said during a U.S. Senate committee hearing yesterday. Expanded exports of U.S. liquefied natural gas boost America’s global standing, […]

Local Leaders: Natural Gas Impact Tax Revenues a “Blessing”

Local leaders across the Commonwealth agree: Pennsylvania’s natural gas impact tax works. The 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 Pennsylvania communities and statewide environmental initiatives. Communities use the impact tax revenues to fund a host of priorities, from enhancing […]

“Banner year” for natural gas impact tax sends $1.7M+ in new

“Banner year” for natural gas impact tax sends $1.7M+ in new revenue to Beaver County & municipalities. https://t.co/VUy4K5Z1Kq via @bctimes

“American natural gas has literally changed the game. Produc

“American natural gas has literally changed the game. Production has soared to levels many never thought possible.… https://t.co/G74eOwwOBM

Nearly all natural gas consumed in the United States last ye

Nearly all natural gas consumed in the United States last year was produced domestically, as advancements in horizo… https://t.co/JfBOhmTKVb

[email protected] column: “If our legislators work together to deve

[email protected] column: “If our legislators work together to develop a policy that encourages shale gas usage to expand… https://t.co/MyJUuf2yG9

“Gas is the most inexpensive and the cleanest for heating ho

“Gas is the most inexpensive and the cleanest for heating homes,” a Heartshare leader notes. “We’d like to make sur… https://t.co/aj5jVDRtn5

RT @NYPostOpinion: The green-created natural-gas shortage ju

RT @NYPostOpinion: The green-created natural-gas shortage just hit NYC https://t.co/MySH6R0Btr https://t.co/ORMeyTYjQd

An “unexpected windfall” from Pa.’s tax on natural gas “will

An “unexpected windfall” from Pa.’s tax on natural gas “will enable Fawn Twp. to handle emergency repairs on two to… https://t.co/3fTyl3ja4y

EIA: Domestic Natural Gas Production Meets Growing U.S. Demand

Consumers, economy and environment benefit from expanded natural gas production and use. Nearly all natural gas consumed in the United States last year was produced domestically, as advancements in horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing technologies have unlocked abundant American energy resources. According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), natural gas production and consumption reached record […]

RT @TribLIVE: Pennsylvania had a record year for natural gas

RT @TribLIVE: Pennsylvania had a record year for natural gas production in 2018, the state Department of Environmental Protection said. ht…

Pennsylvania now produces over 20% of the natural gas in the

Pennsylvania now produces over 20% of the natural gas in the U.S., second only to Texas. https://t.co/YihsSHt9m6

Natural gas impact tax revenues are helping local communitie

Natural gas impact tax revenues are helping local communities improve roads & infrastructure https://t.co/G1dkGbSmal 🛣️🌉

RT @TribLIVE: U.S. natural gas production and consumption ha

RT @TribLIVE: U.S. natural gas production and consumption have both generally increased since the mid-2000s, and both reached record highs…

“We’re unlocking American energy, and the United States is

“We’re unlocking American energy, and the United States is now a net exporter of clean, affordable, American natura… https://t.co/KirkY1xYuf

Local & county governments can use the natural gas impac

Local & county governments can use the natural gas impact tax money for roads, storm and sewer infrastructure, emer… https://t.co/ANQJxb3EKv

“I think Act 13 has really helped Fayette County since its

“I think Act 13 has really helped Fayette County since its inception,” Commissioner Vincent Vicites said of the rec… https://t.co/3iTq27y62J

In 2018, more than 90% of the natural gas consumed in the Un

In 2018, more than 90% of the natural gas consumed in the United States was produced domestically, according to… https://t.co/5UGs3lMmuE