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Incorrect Pipeline Claims Serve As A Great Example of Radical Narrative

July 24, 2018
Radical opposition groups spent much of their time last week lambasting Sunoco and Energy Transfer Partners for what they had presumed to be an active portion of the Mariner East 1 Pipeline seen above ground in Uwchlan Township. Recently, Sunoco… Read More ►

Philly Anti-Capitalist Brags About Breaking the Law

July 19, 2018
Once again, the online blog Philly Anti-Capitalist has proudly claimed responsibility for disrupting construction of the Mariner East 2 pipeline. The group bragged, “We sabotaged construction of the Mariner East 2 pipeline in Pennsylvania by tampering with the liquidation system… Read More ►

Statement: Pipeline Assessment in Delco

July 18, 2018
Opponents of the Mariner East pipelines projects announced a company to complete a risk assessment, even though study after study shows that pipelines are the safest, most efficient way to transport energy resources and that these permits are among the… Read More ►

State Legislators Must Acknowledge Facts Not Anti-Pipeline Emotion

July 16, 2018
On Tuesday, July 17th the Pennsylvania House Republican Policy Committee will host a hearing to “educate state legislators on safety concerns surrounding the Mariner East 2 Pipeline, pipeline construction standards and the state rules and regulations in place to ensure… Read More ►

Radical Groups Move for Unnecessary Risk Assessment Study

July 10, 2018
Radical opposition groups in Pennsylvania are officially moving forward with an independent risk assessment of the Mariner East pipeline. An article in the Delco News Network and Delco Times reports the group has engaged a vendor to perform the study.… Read More ►

Theatrics Overshadow Truth

July 5, 2018
Once again theatrics over inadvertent returns are spreading through the media and pipeline opposition groups are hopping on their soapboxes. Marcellus Drilling News reported that during horizontally directional drilling (HDD) for Mariner East 2 Pipeline underneath Snitz Creek in Lebanon… Read More ►

Charlie Melancon’s Interview on Pennsylvania Manufacturers’ Association Perspective

July 2, 2018
Former Louisiana Congressman Charles Melancon sat down with Carl Marrara on Pennsylvania Manufacturers’ Association Perspective to discuss energy leadership and manufacturing opportunities in the United States and Pennsylvania. The show focuses on business, government, and politics in Pennsylvania. Melancon says… Read More ►

PEIA Marks Three-Year Anniversary

June 29, 2018
Earlier this month the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance (PEIA) marked its three-year anniversary. Since its inception back in 2015 PEIA has grown into a broad-based coalition that supports private investments in pipelines and other energy infrastructure, fueling Pennsylvania’s industrial and… Read More ►