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Commonwealth Court Silences Senator Andy Dinniman

September 9, 2019
Today the Commonwealth court of Pennsylvania, led by Judge Mary Leavitt, issued an opinion on Senator Andy Dinniman’s complaint against Sunoco Pipeline LP. finding the Senator unable to establish legislative or personal grounds to litigate against the pipeline company. As… Read More ►

Statement: Court Ruling Favors Pipeline over Senator

September 9, 2019
Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court today reversed a June 2018 order by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission that resulted from a taxpayer-funded lawsuit brought by Sen. Andy Dinniman. The court ruled that Sen. Dinniman lacked either legislative or personal standing to file… Read More ►

Where is the Mass Hysteria Over Loud Boom?

August 29, 2019
According to The Patch, “a loud boom was heard in West Goshen Wednesday afternoon;” however mass hysteria never commenced because the anti-pipeline activists determined that it was related to work on infrastructure operated by PECO and not Mariner East. These… Read More ►

ME2 Pipeline Defeats the Andover Homeowners Association in their 2nd Court Case

August 28, 2019
On Monday, the Mariner East pipeline developer defeated anti-pipeline homeowners attempting to shut down construction for the Mariner East 2 (ME2) pipeline. The appeals court dismissed the homeowner association’s lawsuit that part of the pipeline was in violation of local… Read More ►

Industry Publication Write Up Touts Mariner East and MHIC as Energy Keystones

August 27, 2019
A recent article from industry publication RBN Energy took a broad look at the state of Energy Transfer’s Pennsylvania assets, specifically the Mariner East pipelines and Marcus Hook Industrial Complex, which has helped to move the Commonwealth into one of… Read More ►

Gov. Tom Wolf Defers Anti-Pipeline Activists to PUC

August 23, 2019
A week ago, Gov. Tom Wolf confirmed with residents of East Goshen Township that the Mariner East pipelines will stay online. Anti-pipeline activists organized an event at the pipeline construction site to express their concerns to the governor about pipeline… Read More ►

PUC Closes Investigation into Mariner East Backfire

August 21, 2019
On Monday, PUC Spokesman David Hixson announced that review of Mariner East’s August 5 backfire took place, was completed and the matter is CLOSED. On August 5th, some West Goshen residents reported a loud “boom” to local police. The sound… Read More ►

President Visits Commonwealth, Touts Energy Dominance

August 14, 2019
Yesterday President Trump took his 13th visit to the Commonwealth, stopping in Monaca, Pennsylvania to tour the Shell ethylene plant. The President stuck to his agenda and touted the energy dominance the United States is experiencing with much credit due… Read More ►