Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline Receives Support From Across PA

Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline receives support from across PA

The following is a blog originally published on The Williams "Pipe Up" blog on Wednesday, May 17. - - - - - - Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline Project receives broad support from across Pennsylvania POSTED ON MAY 17, 2017 Citizens, community, labor and business leaders from across Pennsylvania are expressing support for Williams Partners’ Atlantic Sunrise expansion – a nearly $3 billion energy infrastructure investment in the continued growth and development of the state’s economy and thousands of jobs for workers. “Williams’ Atlantic Sunrise…

Let’s Talk About Biosecurity & Energy

Let’s talk about biosecurity & energy

The following is a guest post from Chris Herr, the Executive Vice President of PennAg Industries Association. Penn Ag is " a full-time, full-service membership association representing Pennsylvania agribusinesses of all sizes and types that support and serve the entire food chain." You can learn more about PennAg on their Facebook page. - - - - - Making the Intersection Between Energy and Agriculture More Secure Biosecurity is a topic that most people are not familiar with. They have no idea…

Investing In Human Infrastructure

Investing in human infrastructure

Over the years we have discussed the need for infrastructure to position the Commonwealth for the future at length here on Well Said. Without it, the true power of the Marcellus and Utica shale production will be stunted and the potential billions of dollars of investments which could be spent right here on top of the billions already invested. Why? Because the cost of energy is a huge factor when it comes to manufacturing (and the rest of our economy). Think…

IHS Markit Study: Pennsylvania Has Immense Potential Thanks To Shale

IHS Markit study: Pennsylvania has immense potential thanks to shale

The following is a blog by the Marcellus Shale Coalition regarding a recent report by IHS Markit regarding prospects for  the petrochemical and manufacturing industries in Pennsylvania. - - - - - - Pa.’s Manufacturing Opportunities Bright Thanks to Shale March 24, 2017 With the right policies, according to a new report by IHS Markit, the Commonwealth has the opportunity to realize a new wave of job-creating petrochemical manufacturing growth. In fact, the report released this week concludes that Pa. natural…

Think About Energy Comes To Westmoreland County

Think About Energy comes to Westmoreland County

The following is an article recapping the Think About Energy/Shale Summit event in Westmoreland County and appear in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. You can also check Twitter under #ThinkAboutEnergy for tweets from the event. - - - - - - Manufacturers share gameplan for Southwestern Pennsylvania 'renaissance' at shale summit STEPHEN HUBA | Thursday, March 30, 2017, 11:00 p.m. Construction of an ethane cracker plant in Beaver County could lead to a “renaissance” of manufacturing in Southwestern Pennsylvania, especially in the plastics…

Judge Vacates Jury’s Decision In Dimock Trial

Judge vacates jury’s decision in Dimock trial

On Friday, March 31 we received a memorandum by Magistrate Judge Carlson had completed his review of earlier legal proceedings in a federal trial regarding two residences in Dimock, Pennsylvania and decided to vacate the jury’s verdict from the trial. He has mandated the two legal parties to attend mediation and, should it not be successful, a new trial. His conclusion from the document: For all of the foregoing reasons, an Order will be entered granting Cabot’s motion in part,…