Secretary Quigley Convened Third Meeting of Governor Wolf’s Pipeline Infrastructure Taskforce

September 24, 2015

The third meeting of Governor Tom Wolf’s Pipeline Infrastructure Taskforce, chaired by Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Secretary John Quigley, took place Wednesday, September 23. The meeting included a group of 48 experts and stakeholders to recommend policies and best practices. The U.S. Department of Transportation and the Nature Conservancy made presentations at the meeting. […]

Tribune Review: Energy leaders tout Marcus Hook as vital to taking advantage of boom

September 22, 2015

Over the weekend, an article originally posted by the Tribune-Review highlighted the benefits of the Marcus Hook Industrial Complex as a catalyst to making the region an energy hub for future generations. The piece discusses the recent shale-related events occurring throughout the state, and how officials have called the region as the “Energy Capital of the East” due […]

The Start of the 2015 Shale Insights Conference

September 17, 2015

We were excited to spend the last couple of days at the 2015 Shale Insights Conference! This conference is a time when thought leaders, elected officials, and industry come together to map out a path forward for energy development in our state. The Marcellus Shale has given Pennsylvania a tremendous opportunity for economic growth and […]

Philadelphia Inquirer: Marcus Hook looks at gas for rebound

September 14, 2015

Over the weekend, the Philadelphia Inquirer highlighted the rebound of the Marcus Hook Industrial Complex and the positive impact that the facility has had on the local community. Most notably, the piece highlighted the renewed hope of the region for future economic growth. The story of loss and rebirth of the Marcus Hook Industrial Complex […]

Potential Barriers to Economic Growth

September 10, 2015

It is hard to pick up a newspaper in Pennsylvania without reading about natural gas actions or developments. One recent development, yet another Clean Air Council lawsuit (filed on August 27), demands some close scrutiny. Though not widely reported, the Clean Air Council’s latest attempt to hold up yet another important energy infrastructure project and […]

Pennsylvania Food Merchants Association Joins Coalition In Support Of Energy Infrastructure

September 9, 2015

Today, the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance (PEIA) announced that the Pennsylvania Food Merchants Association (PFMA) has joined the broad-based coalition in support of timely approval for critical energy infrastructure in the Commonwealth. “We support needed energy infrastructure investments in the Commonwealth, which will put thousands of Pennsylvanians to work, stimulate local economies, and increase markets […]

Delaware County Times: Shale developers partner with unions for Pa.’s future

September 8, 2015

David Spigelmyer, president of the Marcellus Shale Coalition, published an opinion editorial in the Delaware County Times, highlighting how the development of the Marcellus Shale has provided new economic opportunities for labor groups throughout the region. In the piece, Jim Kunz business manager of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 66 and member of […]

Central Penn Business Journal: Group Keeps Tabs On Energy Infrastructure

September 2, 2015

The Central Penn Business Times published an article about the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance highlighting the addition of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber and the Pennsylvania State Grange to the coalition’s growing member base. The alliance, which represents a broad range of interest and industries, believes that responsibly built and maintained pipeline infrastructure is an important […]