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06.28.17

Is energy 'dominance' the right goal for US policy?

In recent weeks, a new energy buzzword has taken flight from Washington, D.C., making stops in Alaska, North Dakota, Texas, Utah and more: "American energy dominance."

 

06.27.17

New Study: Pennsylvanians benefit from natural gas use

Natural gas benefited Pennsylvanians in 2015 in the following ways: Supported 178,100 or 3.1 percent of jobs in the state and contributed $24.5 billion to the state's economy.

 

06.27.17

Natural gas industry a boon for jobs, report says

The magnification of the natural gas industry in the United States has created millions of jobs and has positioned itself for millions more, officials from the American Petroleum Institute said Tuesday.

 

06.27.17

New study projects 2 million more natural gas related jobs by 2040

A new study released Tuesday by the American Petroleum Institute predicted two million new jobs coming from the natural gas industry by 2040.

 

06.26.17

Natural Gas: PA Dept. of Community and Economic Development

Pennsylvania is the second-largest producer of natural gas in the country - with production up more than 2,400% between 2005-2014 - but our natural gas market extends beyond production.

 

06.26.17

Study: Fracing, saltwater disposal have limited seismic impact

Research from a University of Alberta geophysicist suggests hydraulic fracturing and saltwater disposal have limited impact on seismic events.

 

06.26.17

Clogged oil arteries slow U.S. shale rush to record output

A gallon of gasoline that allows a driver on the U.S. East Coast to travel about 25 miles has already navigated thousands of miles from an oil field to one of the world's largest fuel markets.

 

06.14.17

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.

 

06.08.17

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...

 

06.07.17

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.