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DC Leaders Stress Importance of PA Energy

September 22, 2017
Last night, D.C. leaders stressed the importance of Pennsylvania in boosting American energy. Ryan Boyer, business manager of the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LiUNA) spoke on a panel focusing on energy infrastructure at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation… Read More ►

PA Can Meet Growing Energy Needs

September 22, 2017
The Energy Information Administration (EIA) released a report this past week detailing the future of energy production and consumption worldwide. The study found that the world will consume 28 percent more energy by 2040 and the energy sector will grow… Read More ►

New Opportunities and Careers in Welding

September 20, 2017
The team at the West Hills Center of the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) detail the benefits of their welding program.   According to Ron Logreco, Dean of the West Hills Center, Community College of Allegheny County, “We offer classes… Read More ►

With Hurricane Disruptions, Now Is the Time to Expand Energy Infrastructure

September 18, 2017
Our energy infrastructure capacity is resilient and is recovering from hurricane disruptions thanks to cooperation with local and national law enforcement agencies, environmental regulators, and communities. However, these disruptions have highlighted the importance of expanding energy infrastructure to capitalize on… Read More ►

Transforming Our Region’s Economy

September 15, 2017
Pipelines are crucial arteries that connect natural energy reserves to end-users. To capitalize on the extensive reserves harbored in Pennsylvania shale plays, energy infrastructure has to expand to meet this demand.   According to Mike Butler, the Mid-Atlantic Regional Director for… Read More ►

Sunoco and Braskem Partnership Bolsters Benefits for Pennsylvania

September 15, 2017
NBC 10’s Growing Greater Philadelphia covered the partnership held between Sunoco Logistics and Braskem. The piece highlighted that their collaborative efforts to bolster regional energy infrastructure development and create “an opportunity for manufacturing processes to grow.” Fundamentally, Sunoco Logistics supplies… Read More ►

Natural Gas Harbors Important Economic Benefits for PA

September 14, 2017
Tapping the natural gas reserves in Pennsylvania is crucial to catalyze economic growth across the Appalachian region. The Bipartisan Policy Center and four U.S. senators proposed 19 measures today “to boost the economy in Appalachia.” These measures range from expanding… Read More ►

The ME2 Pipeline Is One of the Biggest Economic Opportunities Pa. Has Seen in Generations

September 13, 2017
The Natural Gas reserves harbored in the Marcellus and Utica Shale Plays present ranging economic benefits across Pennsylvania. Trib Live recently published a letter to the editor by Chad Jones, executive director of the Western Pennsylvania Chapter of the National… Read More ►