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Pipeline Opponents Want Special Treatment

December 13, 2018
A Delco Times editorial published today broadly focused on the recent legal victories clearing the way for the Mariner East 2 pipeline project to become operational. Within the editorial longtime pipeline opponent Senator Andy Dinniman expressed frustrations with PA PUC… Read More ►

A Series of Legal Rulings Sanction ME2

December 13, 2018
In the last week, the Mariner East 2 pipeline project has cleared two legal hurdles pipeline opponents pushed as last ditch efforts in hopes of stopping the project from becoming operational. The decisions came from the Pennsylvania Supreme Court –… Read More ►

Court Confirms ME2

December 11, 2018
Today, Public Utilities Commission Administrative Law Judge Elizabeth Barnes ruled against pipeline opponents saying that of the four requirements needed to issue an ‘Interim Emergency Order’ none were met by the complaints. This is just the latest last ditch effort… Read More ►

Video: Local Union Leader Reiterates Local Pipeline Benefits

December 7, 2018
As the head of Steamfitters 420 Union, Anthony Gallagher has born witness to the positive impact infrastructure projects can have on local communities. Operating throughout southeastern Pennsylvania Steamfitters 420 Local has played an integral part constructing the Mariner East 2… Read More ►

Risk Assessment Confirmed What We Have Always Known: Pipelines Are Safe!

November 30, 2018
Results from a risk assessment pushed by pipeline opponents on the Delaware County Council have been completed and confirmed what we knew all along: pipelines like the Mariner East 2 and Adelphia pipelines are safe! As Kathleen Carey with the… Read More ►

Statement: The Fact Is – ME1 & ME2 Are Safe

November 29, 2018
Opponents of the Mariner East projects once again are appealing to the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission to shutdown both the existing Mariner East 1, which has been operating safely for years, and Mariner East 2, which is expected in service… Read More ►

First Responder Industry Expert Confirms ME2 Safety

November 29, 2018
Kevin O’Connor, retired Baltimore County fire fighter and former lead for the Governmental Affairs and Public Policy Division of the International Association of Fire Fighters, was featured in a recent Marcellus Drilling News article reminding the public of the many… Read More ►

Pipeline Opponents Sing Same Ol’ Song

November 19, 2018
Pipeline opposition tactics go a little like this: When the results from a quantitative risk assessment study are not satisfactory, pipeline groups take it upon themselves to generate their own desired outcomes. Quest Consultants have made their “Canary” software publicly… Read More ►