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Experts: Pipelines needed to get gas to market

U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, R-11, Hazleton, said there are 1,000 wells in the Marcellus Shale that aren't being tapped because the gas has no way to get to market.  

Countries must play bigger roles in Europe's gas debate, speakers say

Eastern and central European countries have done the most so far to start reducing their heavy reliance on Russia for their natural gas supplies...  

A year later, Shell has forever altered landscape of Beaver County

The physical landscape has changed dramatically in the last year at the site of Shell Chemicals' massive ethane cracker plant, but the company's commitment to building here has altered so much more than just the land in Beaver County.  

Trump may restrict length of environmental reviews under infrastructure plan

The Trump administration may enforce restrictions on the length of environmental reviews as part of an effort to streamline the project approval process in his $1 trillion infrastructure package.  

Despite Oil Downturn U.S. Ranks No. 1

Decreasing production in 2016 not enough to dethrone U.S. oil and gas industry  

API Report: Amidst Shale Revolution, Industry Safer Than It's Ever Been

The American Petroleum Institute (API) released a new report last week that discusses the long history of hydraulic fracturing in the United States and forecasts the outlook for the future. Spoiler alert: the best may be yet to come.  

Fracking Saves Americans $180 Billion Annually On Gasoline

Last week the Energy Information Administration reported that retail gasoline prices heading into Memorial Day weekend averaged $2.40 per gallon nationally.  

America's Shale Gas Bounty Is Heading Overseas at a Record Clip

America's natural gas is flowing out of the country at a record pace, helping to ease a supply glut at home while tumbling prices for the fuel entice overseas buyers.