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Braskem’s Marcus Hook Facility Rises to the Challenge During COVID-19 Pandemic

March 3, 2021
In a recent piece in BIC Magazine, “Whitesell leads Braskem’s Marcus Hook site during COVID-driven ‘live in’” by Dillon Lowe 3/1/2021, Braskem’s polypropylene facility in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania is profiled for their role in combating COVID-19. From the onset of… Read More ►

Revolution Pipeline Marks Another Milestone in PA’s Infrastructure Development

March 2, 2021
Energy has provided the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania tremendous economic growth over the past decade. While we are still far behind with regard to pipeline infrastructure to help support this industry, progress is occurring. Yesterday, the Revolution Pipeline was put into… Read More ►

New Op-Ed: We can ‘walk and chew gum at the same time’ with energy exports by Earl Baker

February 16, 2021
Recently published in the DelcoTimes, Earl Baker, former two-term Republican Senator in the Pennsylvania General Assembly, writes about the important role Pennsylvania plays in the energy industry, and its ability to provide an abundance of natural resources to support both… Read More ►

New Data: Pittsburgh’s Air Quality Dramatically Improves With Increased Natural Gas Usage

February 12, 2021
Pittsburgh Works a coalition of business, labor, and civic leaders working together to build a brighter economic future for the Pittsburgh region, released an encouraging report this week demonstrating the impressive strides Pittsburgh has made in improving its air quality… Read More ►

Pipeline Developer Has Been a Great Partner to Local Residents

February 11, 2021
Great piece by a local resident in the Beaver County Times related to the great partnership with the developer and crews of the Revolution Pipeline and the community. Letter: Pipeline workers deserve praise It’s not often that people share positive… Read More ►

Local PA Union Leader Highlighted in National Energy Event

February 2, 2021
According to a recent piece in the Delaware Valley Journal, the American Petroleum Institute’s annual State of American Energy (this year’s event, like most else, was held virtually) featured an appearance and commentary from SEPA’s Jim Snell, business manager of… Read More ►

Charges dismissed in ChesCo Constables Witch Hunt

January 19, 2021
Worthwhile news over the long holiday weekend was the decision by Chester County common pleas court Judge Jeffrey to dismiss all charges against James Murphy, a Harrisburg resident charged in connection to an alleged ‘buy a badge’ scheme concerning the… Read More ►

DEP Holds Virtual Hearing on PennEast Pipeline in NEPA

January 13, 2021
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) tonight hosted a virtual public hearing on two permit applications for construction of Phase 1 of the PennEast Pipeline project in northeastern Pennsylvania, where the company plans to deliver natural gas by November… Read More ►