Archives for September 2019

RT @PennCollege: The @Shell Polymers Rotational Molding Cent

RT @PennCollege: The @Shell Polymers Rotational Molding Center of Excellence was unveiled Sept. 24, and Shell was honored for its generous…

RT @EdVGroup: “It’s like recess – but I’m learning!”

RT @EdVGroup: “It’s like recess – but I’m learning!” Check out our latest blog post on our successful EQT STEM Days program, implemented…

Our region “is experiencing a significant growth in the ener

Our region “is experiencing a significant growth in the energy sector due to the abundance of shale in the Marcellu… https://t.co/EeguU4rlSs

Thanks to revenues from the #natgas impact tax, “we are doin

Thanks to revenues from the #natgas impact tax, “we are doing things in our county that we never could before,” Sus… https://t.co/2L2ucoTeZv

#Fracking benefits all of us, not just those in states where

#Fracking benefits all of us, not just those in states where enormous quantities of natural gas are being produced. https://t.co/rlZNHImiqV

[email protected] editorial: “The issue has failed so many times

[email protected] editorial: “The issue has failed so many times because voters realize the negative long-term effects t… https://t.co/up3WaScAFJ

MSC Member Spotlight: Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC)

Last week, we spoke with Lauren Parker and Emily Chiodo of Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC) to learn about the company and the wide array of services it provides for the Marcellus energy industry. This interview has been edited for brevity and clarity. Q. Tell us about CEC. LP: We are a nationwide engineering […]

“The impact tax is a winning policy solution that empowers c

“The impact tax is a winning policy solution that empowers county and municipal leaders by keeping the majority of… https://t.co/QDzsLMBkWC

RT @EnergyInDepth: 2020 Campaign Memo: Fracking Delivers Cli

RT @EnergyInDepth: 2020 Campaign Memo: Fracking Delivers Climate Progress WATCH: https://t.co/AwvyUCPVgp

The donation will “boost the college’s efforts to produce

The donation will “boost the college’s efforts to produce highly skilled graduates for the plastics industry while… https://t.co/0bRjPlBDKP

ICYMI – Local leaders in SWPA and NEPA agree: Pa.’s natural

ICYMI – Local leaders in SWPA and NEPA agree: Pa.’s natural gas impact tax works https://t.co/1SQEplvbkQ https://t.co/wMoRj3nOC2

Pa. Natural Gas Tax Works for NEPA & SWPA Communities Alike

“There was a lot of wisdom that went into the creation of Act 13.” -Wayne County Commissioner Brian Smith Pennsylvania’s natural gas tax is a winning policy solution that is directly improving communities around the Commonwealth, said local leaders in Washington and Wyoming Counties recently. Yesterday, elected officials and members of the natural gas community […]

“Pennsylvania’s existing tax on natural gas – the impact

“Pennsylvania’s existing tax on natural gas – the impact fee – is a winning policy solution that works for Washingt… https://t.co/xtPMMNBvo5

A highly-efficient natural gas boiler is being installed in

A highly-efficient natural gas boiler is being installed in Akron, which “will enhance our ability to provide an ef… https://t.co/Pj9L7VR9Ws

“The gov may be pleasing the greens, but he’s not doing th

“The gov may be pleasing the greens, but he’s not doing the environment any favors,” @nypost editorial board writes. https://t.co/721qQa0bJS

RT @Range_Resources: North Strabane Fire Chief discussed the

RT @Range_Resources: North Strabane Fire Chief discussed the importance, collaboration and support the natural gas industry has provided to…

RT @EQTCorp: It was a beautiful day to celebrate the natural

RT @EQTCorp: It was a beautiful day to celebrate the natural gas industry and the positive effects the impact fee has had on Washington Cou…

RT @senbartolotta: Celebrating the success of the #impactfee

RT @senbartolotta: Celebrating the success of the #impactfee brought forth by the #natgas industry! A game changer for the 46th & the Commo…

“Playgrounds, roads, fire departments, police equipment –

“Playgrounds, roads, fire departments, police equipment – the safety and security of all these communities have bee… https://t.co/63iGuOD6CS

Cheap & abundant natural gas has led to a reduction in U

Cheap & abundant natural gas has led to a reduction in U.S. carbon emissions from energy sources over the past two… https://t.co/bI5k7avHqU

“With the creation of the natural gas impact fees, the boa

“With the creation of the natural gas impact fees, the board of supervisors was able to lower our property tax mile… https://t.co/mRpXYkilD5

Chartiers Township Manager Jodi Noble: “We have been able

Chartiers Township Manager Jodi Noble: “We have been able to invest $2.8 million in infrastructure. This investment… https://t.co/jv7R6NGXrR

Impact fee revenues have “improved infrastructure, parks a

Impact fee revenues have “improved infrastructure, parks and helped fund libraries and community events,” Commissio… https://t.co/hLb6GQQPXJ

“This industry has provided family sustaining jobs to our

“This industry has provided family sustaining jobs to our residents and resources to our local non-profits,” Commis… https://t.co/D2zonnJxn1

“Welcome to Washington County, the energy capital of the w

“Welcome to Washington County, the energy capital of the world,” Commissioner Larry Maggi says, kicking off an even… https://t.co/V4j9sIlvol

A proposed #fracking ban would have a devastating impact on

A proposed #fracking ban would have a devastating impact on U.S. jobs, energy independence & national security. https://t.co/TGgym7wvF9

RT @PennBizReport: Independent Fiscal Office report estimate

RT @PennBizReport: Independent Fiscal Office report estimates $10B in natural gas royalties paid to Pennsylvania landowners from 2010-2018…

Continuous @SRBCnews data monitoring since 2010 has shown no

Continuous @SRBCnews data monitoring since 2010 has shown no adverse impact on water quality or quantity in the Sus… https://t.co/VEruQXphXd

RT @CabotOG: GasSearch Drilling Services (GDS) officially op

RT @CabotOG: GasSearch Drilling Services (GDS) officially opened its new maintenance facility in Lenox Township, #SusquehannaCounty, with a…

#Fracking has put U.S. on path to energy independence, lower

#Fracking has put U.S. on path to energy independence, lowering carbon emissions https://t.co/Bi5bhBCRjx

RT @WaynesburgU: Waynesburg receives $25,000 from EQT for yo

RT @WaynesburgU: Waynesburg receives $25,000 from EQT for youth offerings: https://t.co/9rNhgNGBXR #growatwu https://t.co/FXFDE6jaqg

As the second-largest natural gas producing state, Pa. stand

As the second-largest natural gas producing state, Pa. stands as a model to the broad environmental & economic bene… https://t.co/okY2ESfqib

[email protected] editorial: “Our area is part of the larger Ma

[email protected] editorial: “Our area is part of the larger Marcellus Shale region whereby natural gas can be produce… https://t.co/xpvnT389LK

President Obama’s top energy advisor, Ernest Moniz: “Environ

President Obama’s top energy advisor, Ernest Moniz: “Environmentalists in Africa and elsewhere must recognize that… https://t.co/9ptCRKCM4F

“We’re proud of our industry’s critical partnership with

“We’re proud of our industry’s critical partnership with Pa. land and royalty owners, who have received $10+ billio… https://t.co/5ubIOVsmxn

“Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s misguided policies to block energy in

“Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s misguided policies to block energy infrastructure projects are squarely to blame for the lack… https://t.co/1vQ0FLiodx

“There was a lot of wisdom that went into the creation of

“There was a lot of wisdom that went into the creation of the impact fee,” Wayne Co. Commissioner Brian Smith said.… https://t.co/7TmxynaAAP

Smart, thoughtful column from @ErnestMoniz in today’s @WSJ:

Smart, thoughtful column from @ErnestMoniz in today’s @WSJ: “Environmentalists in Africa and elsewhere must recogni… https://t.co/XDBT0mAHtQ

“Natural gas royalties have been a catalyst for economic gro

“Natural gas royalties have been a catalyst for economic growth while providing a boost to multi-generation family… https://t.co/BH9USTlo3J

MSC president David Spigelmyer said royalties “have been a c

MSC president David Spigelmyer said royalties “have been a catalyst for economic growth” across the state, noting t… https://t.co/xm3TtXIMUy

[email protected] reflects the dynamic growth and unlimited fut

[email protected] reflects the dynamic growth and unlimited future of the shale industry in our region. The benefits o… https://t.co/wu2Bgm2hOb

In 2017, total greenhouse gas emissions in U.S. reached thei

In 2017, total greenhouse gas emissions in U.S. reached their lowest levels in 25 years, according to EPA, propelli… https://t.co/q0Y9snTK9O

Voters, elected officials, and energy experts are warning th

Voters, elected officials, and energy experts are warning that a ban on safe hydraulic fracturing would devastate t… https://t.co/l3QkYomlLY

“We do ourselves no favors when we ignore science and facts.

“We do ourselves no favors when we ignore science and facts.” https://t.co/T7Uteh1COC #fracking

@kdkaradioamnews “The region’s building trades have been a h

@kdkaradioamnews “The region’s building trades have been a huge partner for us. We’re really proud to partner with them,” Spigelmyer said.

@kdkaradioamnews “Natural gas development has been hugely be

@kdkaradioamnews “Natural gas development has been hugely beneficial for consumers,” MSC’s Spigelmyer said.

LISTEN LIVE 📻: MSC’s Spigelmyer to join @kdkaradioamnews

LISTEN LIVE 📻: MSC’s Spigelmyer to join @kdkaradioamnews at 8:30 a.m. to talk energy sector jobs and the upcoming… https://t.co/nzpudWlexE

Hydraulic Fracturing Ban Jeopardizes Environmental Progress, Devastating to Pa. Economy

For more than a decade, natural gas development has generated unprecedented opportunities to provide sustainable and broad-based economic and environmental benefits to our region and the nation. A few politicians, however, have proposed to ban the safe technological process of hydraulic fracturing. As the candidates continue to push this misguided, dangerous policy, voters, elected officials, […]

RT @PghBizTimes: Data comes from an Independent Fiscal Offic

RT @PghBizTimes: Data comes from an Independent Fiscal Office projection. https://t.co/nyrSL6vSNz

RT @WKBN: A tour through Beaver County’s massive Shell Che

RT @WKBN: A tour through Beaver County’s massive Shell Chemical plant https://t.co/zCjY3HOCnF https://t.co/PRwrSgkIKD