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Examining the Indirect Benefits of New Pipelines in Our Region

October 23, 2017
Chad Jones, Executive Director of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), explains that “looking at the indirect versus direct impact of the oil and gas industry on our members” the majority have benefited in various indirect ways. Jones qualifies that… Read More ►

The Marcellus Shale Needs More Pipeline Capacity

October 23, 2017
If we don’t have the capacity to transport our natural resources, increases in production are far less impactful than they can, or should, be. This is particularly relevant in today’s energy economy, as our production of natural gas continues to… Read More ►

STATEMENT: PEIA Responds to Latest Efforts to Halt Pipeline Construction in Pa.

October 17, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PEIA Responds to Latest Efforts to Halt Pipeline Construction in Pa. HARRISBURG (October 17, 2017) – Even though study after study shows that pipelines are the safest, most efficient way to transport energy resources, a small group… Read More ►

Natural Gas Helps Pennsylvania Help The World

October 17, 2017
For decades U.S. Presidents have touted the need for American energy independence, and as The New York Times highlighted in a recent article, natural gas is playing a major role in driving us towards that independence. States like Pennsylvania lead… Read More ►

Statement: Marcus Hook, ME2 Open Domestic Markets for Ethane

October 10, 2017
The Marcus Hook Industrial Complex and Sunoco’s Mariner East projects are fueling a regional revitalization and opening up new domestic markets for ethane storage and delivery. Sunoco Partners Marketing and Terminals announced Monday that is has commissioned a new ethane… Read More ►

Sunoco’s Ethane Truck Rack Provides Local Alternative for Ethane Distribution

October 10, 2017
Sunoco Partners Marketing and Terminals announced the commissioning of an ethane distribution facility on Monday, October 9, “establishing a new outlet for ethane from the Marcellus Shale” in conjunction with Gas Innovations. In their press release, Energy Transfer Partners detailed… Read More ►

Pipelines Tap NGL Wealth in PA

October 6, 2017
A recent piece in SNL Energy stressed the need for expanded energy infrastructure in Pennsylvania to tap the wealth of shale deposits. The piece detailed that “state and local governments, private companies and regulators need to cooperate across the state… Read More ►

The Birth of a New Regional Industry

October 5, 2017
The team at the Community College of Beaver County (CCBC) detail the opportunities offered by the “birth of a new regional industry” and the crucial role of the training programs therein.   According to John Goberish, Dean of Workforce Development and… Read More ►