Nearly four years after VNG.co set out to build a nationwide fueling network for compressed natural gas, the Bala Cynwyd company last week launched its first outlet: a single pump at a BP Station next to a Roosevelt Expressway on-ramp.
Finding work in the energy sector isn't a new concept for veterans, but there has been an increased interest in recent years due to the shale gas boom. Carl Dokter, a development manager with Fort Worth-based Range Resources, has seen this trend first hand.
Two academic studies exploring health and water issues in the gas drilling industry on Wednesday painted very different pictures of its potential impact and brought rebukes from advocates on both sides.
When Consol Energy Inc. began drilling the first of 45 planned wet gas wells on 9,000 acres of Pittsburgh International Airport land in Findlay Township in August, township Supervisor Janet Craig was not worried.
Clean Energy Fuels Corp., the largest provider of natural gas transportation fuel in North America, is preparing for $1.08 million in upgrades to a Lehigh Gas Partners fueling station in South Whitehall Township.
In the midst of a natural gas "awakening," St. Marys in Elk County may sit poised as the state's next Marcellus Shale boom town as a powerful natural gas interest, lured by lower overhead and larger profits, begins aggressively investing in the city.