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Pennsylvania’s natural gas industry has caused a ripple effect of job creation

August 7, 2015

This week, the Times Leader published a profile on Tim Schoen, an analyst at Borton-Lawson, a Wilkes-Barre Township-based engineering and architecture firm. A Penn State University Broadcast Journalism graduate, Tim Schoen, switched career goals and acquired a position with Borton-Lawson. The position was created due to growth in the state’s natural gas industry. Susan Spry, vice […]


PA Natural Gas Reserves are Leading America’s Energy Production

August 5, 2015

A new report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), the Drilling Productivity Report, showed that since January 2012 natural gas production in the Marcellus and Utica shale regions has accounted for 85% of the increase of natural gas production in the U.S. EIA attributes this steady production increase to technological advances including improvements in […]


The Marcellus and Utica Shale Regions Are Leading American Natural Gas Production

July 30, 2015

The U.S. Energy Information Administration released a report, Drilling Productivity Report (DPR), which found that natural gas production in the Marcellus and Utica shale regions has accounted for 85 percent of the increased natural gas production in the U.S., since 2012. The increase in production can be attributed to technological advances, including improvements in the […]


LiUNA In the News

July 28, 2015

Last week, the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LiUNA) was featured in two media articles in support of infrastructure projects across Pennsylvania. Abe Amoros, Pennsylvania Legislative Director for LiUNA, was interviewed by the Pennsylvania Manufacturers Association and Dennis L. Martire, vice president and Mid-Atlantic regional manager of LiUNA, published an opinion editorial in the Delaware […]


Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance Tells Newly Formed Pipeline Infrastructure Taskforce: We Are a Resource For You

July 22, 2015

Today, the members of the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance sent a letter to the state Department of Environmental Protection and the newly formed Pipeline Infrastructure Taskforce, which convened its first meeting to begin recommending policies, guidelines and best practices to guide the buildout of pipeline infrastructure in Pennsylvania. The Alliance fully supports the Taskforce’s initiatives […]


Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance sends letter to newly formed Pipeline Infrastructure Taskforce

July 22, 2015

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 pipeline and other energy infrastructure developments, today sent a letter to the state Department of Environmental Protection and the newly formed Pipeline Infrastructure Taskforce, which convened its first […]


Daily Times: Why Laborers’ union supports Mariner East pipeline project

July 20, 2015

Over the weekend, Dennis Martire, vice president and Mid-Atlantic regional manager of the Laborers’ International Union of North America, published an opinion editorial in the Daily Times, expressing his support for the for the Marine East pipeline projects. Dennis highlighted that the Mariner East projects will help secure the long-term economic growth of the region, […]


In Case You Missed It: PEIA In the News

July 17, 2015

This week, the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance (PEIA) was highlighted in two news stories. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported on the Mon Valley Progress Council joining the Alliance and the Johnstown Tribune-Democrat noted that the Johnstown Area Regional Industries (JARI) had also joined. Both articles included quotes from the leaders of JARI and the Mon Valley […]