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Mariner East Supports Emergency Preparedness and Safety

May 23, 2017
With many miles of new pipelines expected to develop in Pennsylvania over the next ten years, the Mariner East 2 pipeline harbors significant opportunities for Pennsylvania’s communities. These opportunities come in line with extensive regulations around construction and testing, and… Read More ►

API Executive Director Comments on Inadequate Pipeline Capacity

May 16, 2017
The shale revolution in Pennsylvania has impacted economic growth and energy connectivity across the state. As demand increases for the energy to run our businesses, vehicles and homes, so too does the demand for adequate capacity of the energy industry… Read More ►

Anti-Pipeline Activists Dealt Another Defeat in Court

May 15, 2017
Penn Live published a piece titled, “Opponents of Sunoco’s Mariner East II Pipeline Handed another Legal Defeat,” today. The Commonwealth Court in Huntingdon County ruled in favor of Mariner East 2’s parent company, Sunoco Logistics, casting yet another defeat to… Read More ►

Mariner East 2 Key Fuel Source for Cambria County’s $1 billion facility

May 15, 2017
The Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) Fairview Energy Center is a major infrastructure project in Cambria County that will provide electricity generation in Pennsylvania utilizing ethane from the Mariner East 2 pipeline as one of its fuel sources. This project is… Read More ►

IHS Markit Study Marks Importance of NGL Supply for PA Future

May 9, 2017
An IHS Markit study on the “Prospects to Enhance Pennsylvania’s Opportunities in Petrochemical Manufacturing” was released this past March. The study covers the natural gas resources in Pennsylvania, highlighting steady economic returns that have come from the abundant local stock… Read More ►

Atlantic Sunrise Will Benefit PA and Domestic Energy Consumers

May 8, 2017
The Atlantic Sunrise Project is a proposed pipeline infrastructure project that would increase Pennsylvania’s impact on domestic need for Natural Gas Liquids (NGL).  The pipeline will expand upon existing pipeline infrastructure to connect Natural Gas liquids (NGL) from the Marcellus… Read More ►

Lefty’s Irish Pub: The Benefits of Energy Infrastructure in Town

May 1, 2017
Since 1936, Lefty’s Irish Pub has been a community staple where the people of Marcus Hook could meet and talk about their community. Marcus Hook, like much of eastern Pennsylvania, has seen good and bad economic times – and Lefty’s… Read More ►

David Taylor on Improving Pennsylvania’s Competitiveness

April 28, 2017
On Wednesday, Huntingdon County Chamber of Commerce hosted an event looking at the importance of expanding pipeline infrastructure in the United States – and in Pennsylvania. The event, “Think About Energy: Pipeline Infrastructure – Connecting Energy to Jobs and Opportunity,”… Read More ►