Archives for August 2019

America is now the OPEC of natural gas production as our exp

America is now the OPEC of natural gas production as our exports surge. https://t.co/836XDgLMZh 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸

“Jobs in [the energy] industry have paved the way to a blue-

“Jobs in [the energy] industry have paved the way to a blue-collar, middle-class way of life for millions of famili… https://t.co/BXsh8F0XYb

The impact fee, or tax on natural gas, “is working exactly a

The impact fee, or tax on natural gas, “is working exactly as we thought it would, to everyone’s benefit, especiall… https://t.co/ZrRBJNmKAc

More than $390,000 in #natgas impact tax revenue helps East

More than $390,000 in #natgas impact tax revenue helps East Franklin Twp. “take a big bite out of municipal buildin… https://t.co/JPUWCsygXd

[email protected] in @dcexaminer: “A growing body of evidence

[email protected] in @dcexaminer: “A growing body of evidence shows not only that hydraulic fracturing in the Marcell… https://t.co/X1Kw2aWXDf

[email protected]_Utilities opened a new #CNG station in Wilkes-Barre an

[email protected]_Utilities opened a new #CNG station in Wilkes-Barre and will fuel ~12% of its fleet with “cleaner, cheaper” l… https://t.co/h4OrBpudtH

“America’s vast gas reserves and the development of combin

“America’s vast gas reserves and the development of combined-cycle power plants, together with advanced designs and… https://t.co/YeivazbJk2

Enjoyed joining Pa. House Democratic Policy Committee member

Enjoyed joining Pa. House Democratic Policy Committee members on a rig tour and visit to @Steamfitters449 training… https://t.co/mYGWZhKjJf

In 2011, the U.S. passed up Russia to become the world’s l

In 2011, the U.S. passed up Russia to become the world’s largest natural gas producer. Last year, the U.S. outprodu… https://t.co/sHBfuOpRHn

RT @Range_Resources: Did you know that natural gas is used b

RT @Range_Resources: Did you know that natural gas is used by petrochemical manufacturers to make many of the everyday items students and…

[email protected] column: “Our economic renaissance is fueled by th

[email protected] column: “Our economic renaissance is fueled by the abundant energy that lies beneath our feet. I believe… https://t.co/lVbzZIgJud

“When the work is finished on a new natural gas pipeline, it

“When the work is finished on a new natural gas pipeline, it will give [the region] something that’s been missing t… https://t.co/BOWr7IHSkS

“Natural gas is the second-largest source of energy consumed

“Natural gas is the second-largest source of energy consumed in the United States [and] consumption has increased s… https://t.co/u7Rm8l0lKi

RT @wbrewyou: BENEFITTING FROM CNG VEHICLE FUEL… Officials

RT @wbrewyou: BENEFITTING FROM CNG VEHICLE FUEL… Officials say using CNG reduces individual vehicle emissions by up to 90 percent and its…

RT @WNEP: Construction of an $800 million natural gas plant

RT @WNEP: Construction of an $800 million natural gas plant is now underway near Wyalusing. People are expecting the new facility will brin…

[email protected] column: “Thanks to growing use of natural gas in

[email protected] column: “Thanks to growing use of natural gas in power generation, U.S. carbon emissions are at their lo… https://t.co/r22jqCFQBA

[email protected]: The natural gas industry is already taxed throu

[email protected]: The natural gas industry is already taxed through a competitive impact tax that has generated more tha… https://t.co/WkFYBPpCf8

Must-read @nypost editorial: Politicians routinely try to sh

Must-read @nypost editorial: Politicians routinely try to shift blame for the consequences of their actions. But th… https://t.co/Qj8S03OhVv

Due to the Cuomo administration’s actions that block #natgas

Due to the Cuomo administration’s actions that block #natgas infrastructure, two Brooklyn #smallbiz “are facing fin… https://t.co/r8BSPfOmGk

ICYMI: Pa. Natural Gas Impact Tax an Overwhelming Success, D

ICYMI: Pa. Natural Gas Impact Tax an Overwhelming Success, Driving Revenue to Communities https://t.co/Z4r0kddCET https://t.co/Ez7awfI4rr

RT @SecretaryPerry: We are in the midst of a historic chapte

RT @SecretaryPerry: We are in the midst of a historic chapter in American energy — Due to ingenuity and innovation we have energy independe…

RT @PghBizTimes: David Spigelmyer argues that we should stic

RT @PghBizTimes: David Spigelmyer argues that we should stick with an energy solution that’s already working. https://t.co/pgxyLixp4u

Pa. Natural Gas Impact Tax an Overwhelming Success, Driving Revenue to Communities

Pennsylvania’s unique tax on natural gas, the impact fee, is working as designed, directly benefitting Butler County and all 67 counties, local leaders confirmed during an event last week. The event at Butler County’s Alameda Park, where impact fee revenues will be used to upgrade the playground this fall, featured remarks from the Butler County […]

MSC in Pittsburgh Business Times: Stick with an energy solution that’s already working

Working to outflank one another, politicians – including many vying for the White House – have put forth lofty promises and bumper sticker goals on America’s energy policy. Lost in the political bluster is a solution that’s already working: American natural gas – the clean, low-cost resource found in abundance across Appalachia. While natural gas […]

“Natural gas has allowed the U.S. to get its arms around cli

“Natural gas has allowed the U.S. to get its arms around climate challenges without sacrificing good-paying jobs or… https://t.co/xZbquVhqBf

RT @PghBizTimes: See which counties produced the most natura

RT @PghBizTimes: See which counties produced the most natural gas in 2018 https://t.co/noA6QINq1F

With donations from @Chevron & @Range_Resources, @dfspgh

With donations from @Chevron & @Range_Resources, @dfspgh has a new “mobile boutique” to empower and prepare their n… https://t.co/2iJIxMyaPD

RT @oronline: The clothing charity @dressforsuccess @dfspgh

RT @oronline: The clothing charity @dressforsuccess @dfspgh South service area has gone mobile. https://t.co/q7kmv7xlCJ https://t.co/CFtSaE…

RT @WKBN: $6 billion ethane plant project continues to bring

RT @WKBN: $6 billion ethane plant project continues to bring jobs to region https://t.co/Z8WokGqmkI https://t.co/e8ysoqiED5

Must-read @ButlerEagle editorial: “It’s better to keep the

Must-read @ButlerEagle editorial: “It’s better to keep the impact fees as the shale industry booms in the state. Ad… https://t.co/HXtrRNynDN

RT @ind_fisc_office: Pennsylvania natural gas production inc

RT @ind_fisc_office: Pennsylvania natural gas production increased by 14.5 percent in the second quarter. The number of producing wells inc…

RT @business: America’s shale oil boom boosted U.S. econom

RT @business: America’s shale oil boom boosted U.S. economic growth by about 10% from 2010 to 2015, according to a Fed study https://t.co/T…

RT @CabotOG: After touring Cabot’s Susquehanna County oper

RT @CabotOG: After touring Cabot’s Susquehanna County operations, U.S. Rep. @RepFredKeller toured the @LCMarcellusPNG in New Milford on Mon…

“Butler County and the way they’ve invested the impact fee r

“Butler County and the way they’ve invested the impact fee revenues in a multitude of ways, has been a shining exam… https://t.co/a6ZnVgOD4H

WATCH 📺: “The impact fee is basically a tax on gas compan

WATCH 📺: “The impact fee is basically a tax on gas companies,” @WPXI reports. “Butler Co. has received $40 million… https://t.co/2JbBFR89DY

“When you look at the partnership between the natural gas co

“When you look at the partnership between the natural gas companies here and what they’re doing to help develop the… https://t.co/nsen8Cllt5

Great @oronline column: “The shale revolution in the United

Great @oronline column: “The shale revolution in the United States is not an accident. Right here in Greene and Was… https://t.co/WmYOFTYesb

Former Chester Co. Commissioner in @tribunedemocrat: Abundan

Former Chester Co. Commissioner in @tribunedemocrat: Abundant #natgas resources “are playing an important role in f… https://t.co/F8RGfhQhJz

RT @PipelinersLU798: “… PA has an unprecedented opportunit

RT @PipelinersLU798: “… PA has an unprecedented opportunity to leverage its shale-enabled energy advantage to add $60 billion in economic…

RT @ENERGY: 📊 BREAKING RECORDS: The United States leads t

RT @ENERGY: 📊 BREAKING RECORDS: The United States leads the world in petroleum and natural gas production, smashing records last year. More…

Proud to join local leaders to show support for Pa.’s tax on

Proud to join local leaders to show support for Pa.’s tax on natural gas. The message from Butler County is clear:… https://t.co/BcXkwYoUpx

The U.S. surpassed Russia in 2011 to become the world’s larg

The U.S. surpassed Russia in 2011 to become the world’s largest natural gas producer & surpassed Saudi Arabia in 20… https://t.co/OfFLpnLml0

Natural Gas Impact Tax Works for Butler County

MSC joins Butler County Commissioners, area elected officials and other local leaders to discuss the positive benefit of the natural gas tax BUTLER, Pa. – Awarded more than $8 million this year, Pennsylvania’s existing tax on natural gas – the impact fee – is a winning policy solution that works for Butler County, industry and […]

Last year’s increase in the U.S. was one of the largest ab

Last year’s increase in the U.S. was one of the largest absolute petroleum & natural gas production increases from… https://t.co/BOepnBmx8V

The United States has now undergone an energy transformation

The United States has now undergone an energy transformation from a nation of energy dependence and scarcity to one… https://t.co/fKn3HouTXH

RT @ENERGY: ⚡ 📊 ENERGY TRENDS: The U.S. is expected to

RT @ENERGY: ⚡ 📊 ENERGY TRENDS: The U.S. is expected to become an energy exporter by next year. Find out why from @EIAGov. https://t.co/xgL0…

In this week’s #MemberSpotlight, we talk with @GatewayEngine

In this week’s #MemberSpotlight, we talk with @GatewayEngineer about their energy-driven growth. “When the markets… https://t.co/qdRtxfZPkX

The first U.S. cracker outside the Gulf Coast region in over

The first U.S. cracker outside the Gulf Coast region in over two decades, @Shell_PAChem shows how quickly the U.S.… https://t.co/SUicDybTlM

RT @EIAgov: Natural gas deliveries to U.S. #LNG export facil

RT @EIAgov: Natural gas deliveries to U.S. #LNG export facilities set a record in July. https://t.co/FdxbFUMW7f #EnergyTrade #NaturalGas #N…

“It’s a great time to be an American. We’re the number one o

“It’s a great time to be an American. We’re the number one oil & gas producing country in the world. We’re deliveri… https://t.co/jJ06li7kyR