We Agree: Using Locally-Produced “Natural Gas to Fuel Our Railroad is Cool”

Following the recent release of an IHS study highlighting the fact that shale is breathing an “economic second life” into Marcus Hook, a new Pa. Public Utilities Commission report finds that Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) has already saved nearly $8 million by increasing its use of locally-produced natural gas. The report also noted that the […]

Shale Delivers “Economic Second Life” to Greater Philadelphia

“Enduring U.S. shale production enables greater opportunities for Marcus Hook Industrial Site,” according to a new  study released by IHS this week. This study is an update to a 2012-commissioned report, which identified seven key recommendations for Marcus Hook to re-emerge as an energy hub. Three years later, IHS researchers not only confirmed their initial […]

New IHS Study: American Shale Gas Boosting Job Creation

A new IHS study released yesterday focuses on the job-creating impact associated with the safe development of unconventional oil and natural gas in the United States. According the researchers, this tightly-regulated production supports more than 1.7 million U.S. jobs today, with that amount growing to a projected 3 million jobs by the end of the […]

America’s New Energy Future: The Unconventional Oil and Gas Revolution and the US Economy (IHS)

Unconventional oil and gas activity is already revolutionizing America’s energy future and bringing enormous benefits to its economy. Unlocking unconventional energy will generate millions of jobs and billions in government receipts.

New Study Outlines Options to Give “Economic Second Life” to Marcus Hook Refinery Site

Marcellus Shale May Play Key Role in Refinery’s Future, According to IHS Experts Marcus Hook, Pa. – Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) president Kathryn Klaber joined a host of local, state, and federal government representatives, as well as residents and regional economic development and organized labor officials, today for the roll out of a new IHS […]

By The Numbers: Unconventional Natural Gas Powering U.S. Economy

Just one-in-five Americans is “satisfied with the way things are going in the United States,” according to Gallup data published yesterday, and the economy and unemployment are “still viewed as most important problems” facing our nation. Yet despite our nation’s ongoing economic challenges, IHS Inc., “one of the leading economic analysis and forecasting firms in […]