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INGAA Foundation: NGL Pipelines Do Not Affect Property Values

March 2, 2016

The INGAA Foundation recently released a study conducted by Integra Realty Resources (IRR) that looked into whether proximity to a natural gas pipeline had any impact on both a landowner’s property value as well as a landowner’s ability to get insurance.  The main conclusion was clear: there’s no significant impact to property values – or […]


Local Divisions of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Joined PEIA

February 24, 2016

Three local divisions of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), the state’s largest electrical workers union with more than 40,000 members across the state, have joined PEIA. IBEW provides electrical contractors with the best trained and most skilled work force in the industry. “Energy development in Pennsylvania gives us an economic advantage over other […]


PEIA Quoted in Central Penn Business Journal

February 19, 2016

Following yesterday’s recommendations from the Governor’s Pipeline Task Force, the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance applauded their work and was referenced in an overview of the recommendations – quoting PEIA member’s Trish McFarland and Abe Amoros about the importance of pipeline infrastructure investments in Pennsylvania. Here is a snapshot of the article: “We recognize this is […]


A Final Word From the Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force

February 18, 2016

Today, the Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force’s final recommendations were released by DEP Secretary, John Quigley in an online webinar. The purpose of the task force was to produce a “set of recommendations to help Pennsylvania achieve responsible development of natural gas pipeline infrastructure in the commonwealth.” Members of the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance were active […]


PEIA Issues Responses to Final Report by Governor’s Pipeline Task Force

February 18, 2016

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Members of the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance (PEIA), a broad-based coalition of labor, agriculture, manufacturing and other business interests that support private investment in energy infrastructure, today issued the following statements in response to the final report unveiled by the Governor’s Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force: “The task force should be commended for […]


National Association of Manufacturers Understands the Importance of Pipeline Infrastructure Nationwide – And in Pennsylvania

February 5, 2016

The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) published a blog on how pipeline infrastructure benefits manufacturers across the country, noting “Manufacturing creates opportunity and growth, and we see that with the construction and long-term operation of new pipeline infrastructure.” Specifically to Pennsylvania, NAM identified the potential Mariner East natural gas liquids pipeline project and the revitalization […]


Homerun for Energy Development at DEP’s Hearing at Marcus Hook

February 1, 2016

At a hearing hosted by Pennsylvania’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), the continued conversation about energy infrastructure development occurred with supporters for the redevelopment of Marcus Hook Industrial Complex showing up in droves. Leading the conversation were members and stakeholders of the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance, accounting for a majority of the stakeholders who provided […]


Coalition Members’ Voices Heard At the Last Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force Meeting

January 28, 2016

At Governor Tom Wolf’s final Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force meeting on Wednesday, a number of coalition members voiced their support for expanding pipeline infrastructure in Pennsylvania. The coalition has been present at all three Task Force meetings, showing support for safe and responsible pipeline infrastructure development in Pennsylvania. As this was the last of the […]