News

09.09.13

Webinar to focus on latest Marcellus Shale natural gas estimates

The volume of natural gas reserves in the Marcellus Shale formation will be the subject of a Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension.

 

09.06.13

Giant Eagle brings CNG to Cranberry GetGo

Giant Eagle's latest compressed natural gas filling station was unveiled Thursday at a GetGo location in Cranberry Township.

 

09.06.13

Supervisors give 5 gas wells green light

Pine Township remains host of a natural gas drilling company.

 

09.06.13

Study: U.S. Oil And Gas Revolution To Increase Income, Boost Trade

The economic and employment contributions from U.S. unconventional oil and gas production are now being felt throughout the U.S. economy, increasing household incomes, boosting trade and contributing to a new increase in U.S. competitiveness in the world economy, a new study by IHS finds.

 

09.04.13

As real data accumulates, shale decisions rely less on predictions

The American people, regular consumers, are the latest target of IHS Global Insights.

 

09.03.13

Chesapeake to pay $7.5 million to settle post-production cost suit

The second largest natural gas producer in the nation agreed to pay $7.5 million to settle a class action lawsuit that alleged it improperly charged thousands of Pennsylvania leaseholders post-production fees, an attorney representing the plaintiffs said Friday.

 

09.03.13

Plastics maker protects, profits from gas wells

Ralph S. Alberts Co., a custom-plastics manufacturer that got its start 50 years ago making plane parts for a now-defunct local aircraft factory, has survived the decades by embracing new markets.

 

08.28.13

DEP issues proposed rules for oil and gas well sites, seeks comment

The Environmental Quality Board, the rulemaking body of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, approved proposed regulations aimed at surface activities associated with natural gas drilling.

 

08.28.13

DCNR fueled with gas revenue

Revenue from oil and gas wells is now the primary funding source for the agency overseeing state parks and forests, according to a new legislative analysis.

 

08.27.13

The Upper Devonian Is a Shale Superstar

Everyone likes cake - thick layers of hot-out-of-the-oven goodness topped with rich butter cream icing. It's enough to make to even the most hardened curmudgeon smile. And in the case of the energy industry, North America's shale rock is like a big, sweet piece of seven-layer black forest cake.