All Four Pa. Corners Share in Shale’s Benefits

As the 2nd largest producer of natural gas in the country, nearly a quarter of the United States’ total production is produced in Pennsylvania – an achievement that has positively changed the economic landscape of the region. While a majority of natural gas production occurs in the Southwestern and Northeastern parts of the state, the […]

Pennsylvanians @ the Polls: Natural Gas is Essential to Our Communities

While political pundits dissect this election, one theme is clear: Natural gas is an essential part of Pennsylvania’s communities and a motivating issue for voters. If this election tells us anything, it’s that Pennsylvanians broadly support commonsense, energy policies that move our economy and environment forward.   “If someone in your family makes their living […]

EIA: Natural Gas Propels Electric Power CO2 Emissions to 30-Year Low

U.S. energy-related carbon emissions and greenhouse gas emissions from large sources fell again in 2019, continuing a decade-long downward trend driven primarily by the shift to clean natural gas, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) and Environmental Protection Agency conclude in two recently released reports. Total energy-sector emissions, which include transportation, electric power, industrial and […]

MSC Member Spotlight: McKim & Creed

This week, we had the chance to learn more about McKim & Creed and understand their work in Pennsylvania’s natural gas industry. This interview has been edited for brevity and clarity. Q. Can you briefly tell us a little bit about McKim & Creed? How many years in business? How many staff? McKim & Creed […]

Halloween without natural gas? Now that would be spooky!

Whether it’s the pieces of candy that fill Trick-Or-Treat bags, the masks worn at costume parties, or even the decorations that turn homes into spooky haunted houses, everything we love about Halloween is made possible by natural gas. Without it, October 31st would be a whole lot scarier.

In Pennsylvania, Natural Gas is Key

As President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden traverse Pennsylvania seeking the state’s 20 electoral votes prize, voters across the Commonwealth are clear: natural gas is important to our communities. From small businesses to elected leaders, voters are proud Pennsylvania produces the clean natural gas that’s moving our economy and environment forward.   But […]

MSC Member Spotlight: Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

This week, we sat down with Andy Bockis of Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr, LLP to learn more about his career path as well as how the firm supports companies in the energy space. This interview has been edited for brevity and clarity. Q. Can you briefly tell us about Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr, […]

Natural Gas, Renewables Partners for Clean Energy Growth

The shared benefits of natural gas extend well beyond a round-the-clock, affordable power supply. Although typically gone unnoticed, natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs) shape nearly everything we touch, see and rely on. Last week, the Department of Energy released an updated report underscoring those similar themes: that natural gas and natural gas liquids […]

MSC Member Spotlight: Flex Energy Solutions

This week we sit down with Christine Dermody of Flex Energy Solutions, an alternative energy provider of reliable, clean power and waste heat recovery for commercial and industrial sites. Tell us about Flex Energy Solutions and your key business objectives. Flex Energy Solutions is an alternative energy provider of reliable, clean power and waste heat […]

U.S. DoE Report: Natural Gas, Oil Essential to “Our Quality of Life”

Natural gas and oil provide energy security and is essential to America’s economic growth, addressing climate change, and creating the products our modern lives depend on, the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) concluded in a major report released this week.    At the heart of the report, “U.S. Oil and Natural Gas: Providing Energy Security […]