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Potential Barriers to Economic Growth

September 10, 2015
It is hard to pick up a newspaper in Pennsylvania without reading about natural gas actions or developments. One recent development, yet another Clean Air Council lawsuit (filed on August 27), demands some close scrutiny. Though not widely reported, the… Read More ►

Pennsylvania Food Merchants Association Joins Coalition In Support Of Energy Infrastructure

September 9, 2015
Today, the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance (PEIA) announced that the Pennsylvania Food Merchants Association (PFMA) has joined the broad-based coalition in support of timely approval for critical energy infrastructure in the Commonwealth. “We support needed energy infrastructure investments in the… Read More ►

Delaware County Times: Shale developers partner with unions for Pa.’s future

September 8, 2015
David Spigelmyer, president of the Marcellus Shale Coalition, published an opinion editorial in the Delaware County Times, highlighting how the development of the Marcellus Shale has provided new economic opportunities for labor groups throughout the region. In the piece, Jim… Read More ►

Central Penn Business Journal: Group Keeps Tabs On Energy Infrastructure

September 2, 2015
The Central Penn Business Times published an article about the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance highlighting the addition of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber and the Pennsylvania State Grange to the coalition’s growing member base. The alliance, which represents a broad range… Read More ►

Carlisle Sentinel: Energy Pipeline Safety Critical

August 25, 2015
Jim Kunz, business manager of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 66, published letter to the editor in the Carlisle Sentinel, highlighting the importance of pipeline safety. Kunz wrote that, Pennsylvania has an incredible opportunity to benefit from the… Read More ►

Coalition Members Discuss Energy Infrastructure at JARI’s Shale Gas Roundtable

August 20, 2015
Small business leaders from Cambria and Somerset counties gathered earlier this week at JARI’s Shale Gas Roundtable to discuss the benefits of Pennsylvania’s growing natural gas industry. JARI, a member of the Pennsylvania Energy Infrastructure Alliance, expressed their support for… Read More ►

Patriot News: Lifeline from a pipeline

August 18, 2015
The Patriot-News published an in-depth article about the revival of the Marcus Hook Industrial Complex. The piece explores the refinery’s long history and recent transition from oil to gas, which is helping to grow and expand the local economy. In… Read More ►

PEIA And PA Public Utility Commission Agree, Pipeline Safety Is A Priority

August 17, 2015
John F. Coleman, Jr., vice-chairman of the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC), wrote an opinion editorial in the Patriot-News, highlighting the importance of pipeline safety. Coleman notes that the safe construction and operation of Pennsylvania’s pipeline infrastructure is “an enormous… Read More ►