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Pipelines are Critical for the Safety of our Communities

September 20, 2016

Pipelines are the safest way to transport energy resources. Because of this, Pennsylvania needs to make necessary investments in its pipeline infrastructure to ensure that energy produced in Pennsylvania’s Marcellus and Utica shale can be safely transported to market in order to meet consumers’ needs. The proposed Mariner East 2 pipeline is one of these […]


Pennsylvania Alliance Calls for Focus on Facts in Middletown Township Pipeline Rhetoric

September 12, 2016

LIMA, PA – This morning, 9th District State Senate candidate, Marty Malloy and Lynda Farrell of the Pipeline Safety Coalition held a press conference in Middletown Township in Delaware County advocating for delay on construction of the Sunoco Logistics Mariner East 2 pipeline. They contend that local residents’ concerns about the pipeline have been left […]


Mariner East 2 will be Built to Operate Safely

September 12, 2016

This morning, Marty Molloy, a candidate for Senate District 9, held a press conference in which he inflamed the already misinformed rhetoric regarding the safety of pipeline projects – namely that of the Mariner East 2. You can watch the video of the event here. The purpose of this morning’s event was to talk about […]


PEIA Supports Mariner East 2 Pipeline in Middletown Township

September 12, 2016

The Mariner East 2 pipeline is a crucial infrastructure project in Pennsylvania that will bring tremendous benefits to many of Pennsylvania’s communities. Unfortunately, there’s been some misinformation spread about pipelines in general and the Mariner East 2 pipeline project in particular – namely, in Middletown Township in Delaware County. As a broad alliance representing diverse […]


Layers of Pipeline Safety: Coating

September 1, 2016

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, pipelines are the safest mode to transport energy resources. They are safer than transporting by truck on our busy roadways and safer than moving critical energy resources by train. From the cars we drive to the clothes we wear to the plastic cups we drink out of and […]


PEIA Members Testify in Favor of Mariner East Pipeline Project at DEP Hearing in Westmoreland County

August 18, 2016

YOUNGWOOD, Pa. – Members of the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance (PEIA) testified today before the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to endorse the Mariner East 2 pipeline project and promote the need for the safe, responsible development of critical infrastructure that will help Pennsylvania realize the full economic potential of domestic natural gas liquids […]


PEIA Members Testify in Favor of Mariner East Pipeline Project at DEP Hearing in Harrisburg

August 16, 2016

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Members of the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance (PEIA) testified today before the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to endorse the Mariner East 2 pipeline project and promote the need for the safe, responsible development of critical infrastructure that will help Pennsylvania realize the full economic potential of domestic natural gas liquids […]


Local Support for the Mariner East 2 Pipeline

August 15, 2016

Over the weekend, The Philadelphia Inquirer published a letter to the editor on behalf of a Downington concerned citizen, John Baxter, discussing the importance of the Mariner East 2 pipeline. In his piece, Baxter notes that he understands those in opposition of the pipelines reasoning, but believes they are using emotion over rational thought. Baxter […]