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Energy Infrastructure Comes Together for Toilet Paper Plant in Chester County

December 21, 2020
A recent headline in the Philadelphia Inquirer read: “Scott’s toilet paper plant is on a roll in Chester thanks to the pandemic,” but there is much more to the Kimberly-Clark Corporation’s 570-employee plant’s success than the COVID-19 pandemic. Moreover, the… Read More ►

Pipeline Systems Deliver Regional Benefits

December 21, 2020
A recent Delaware Valley Journal article covered Energy Transfer’s latest earnings call and any information related to the company’s Mariner East pipeline system, a longtime staple of Pennsylvania’s energy infrastructure (and recent successes). Perhaps the most notable takeaway of the… Read More ►

Pennsylvania – New Jersey pipeline destined for Supreme Court?

December 11, 2020
The PennEast pipeline is back in the news thanks to judicial movement. Designed to run from Luzrene County, Pennsylvania to Mercer County, New Jersey the 120-mile pipeline project remains halted after New Jersey officials questioned aspects of eminent domain uses… Read More ►

Sunoco’s Mariner East Cumberland County Public Meeting Takeaways

December 4, 2020
Tuesday night, Sunoco Pipelines hosted a virtual public meeting for Cumberland County and Pennsylvanians at large to discuss and update the public on its Mariner East pipeline project. Mariner East and Sunoco have long been neighbors to Pennsylvanians. The Mariner… Read More ►

PEIA Joins CEA for Tri-State Energy Briefing

November 12, 2020
The Consumer Energy Alliance, a longtime member of the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance, invited the coalition to talk about what’s next for the state and nation in terms of energy during one of its regular tele-town hall and briefings Thursday,… Read More ►

Repurposed Mariner East 1 Pipeline to Convert to Refined Products

November 9, 2020
During Energy Transfer’s last earnings call, newly minted Co-CEO Mackie McCrea told listeners that the company, owner of Sunoco LP and the Mariner East pipeline system, expects to use the repurposed portion of the 8-inch diameter Mariner East 1 line… Read More ►

Coal to Natural Gas Infrastructure Conversion a Positive in SEPA

October 30, 2020
As the Delco Times reported today, changes are coming to the ChesCo skyline. The outlet broke news earlier that Kimberly Clark has begun the demolition process in a broader conversion project to its Industrial Highway area plant. The 1.8 million… Read More ►

Washington County Chamber of Commerce Fall Series Takeaways

October 22, 2020
The Washington County Chamber of Commerce, one of PEIA’s four original founders more than five years ago, hosted its regular “The Morning Briefing: Fall Series” today, featuring state Sens. Camera Bartolotta (R-Washington) and John Blake (D-Lackawanna), co-chairs of the Oil… Read More ►