Lt. Governor Mike Stack Presents To Think About It Crowd

Lt. Governor Mike Stack presents to Think About It crowd

February is Career and Technical Education® (CTE) Month which celebrates the achievements of CTE programs across the United States. --- Last month we recapped a Think About It event held at Lehigh Career & Technical Institute (LCTI) where we were joined by about seventy-five business leaders, educational professionals, and elected officials to discuss the trends and topics in the energy industry and how they are affecting the Commonwealth. In addition to several great speakers like Pamela Witmer of UGI Energy Services, Abe Amoros…

The Powers Family And Natural Gas

The Powers Family and Natural Gas

The following is a guest post by Cathy Landry, vice president of communications for the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America, a Washington-based trade association that advocates for large-line, large-diameter, cross-state natural gas pipelines. In 2015, INGAA created America’s Energy Link, a social media-based communications program, to educate Americans on the benefits of natural gas and the pipelines that bring that gas to market. You can follow INGAA on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter. Find ways to support pipelines in your area…

A Pipeline To Pennsylvania’s Future

A pipeline to Pennsylvania’s future

The following is a guest post by Mike Atchie, Manager of Public Outreach with Williams Partners. You can learn more about Atlantic Sunrise by visiting the project's website or connecting on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or Google+. ----- How Atlantic Sunrise will power American energy independence On Feb. 3, the future of Pennsylvania’s energy landscape got a little brighter when the Federal Environmental Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued a certificate of public convenience and necessity authorizing Williams Partners’ Atlantic Sunrise. If you…

Susquehanna County CTC Pilots Dual Credit Program

Susquehanna County CTC pilots dual credit program

February is Career and Technical Education® (CTE) Month which celebrates the achievements of CTE programs across the United States. --- Susquehanna County Career & Technology Center (SCCTC) is once again charting new territory in the education arena. SCCTC has ten new pioneers in its classroom as it pilots a new dual credit program with Lackawanna College.  My discussion with the group of select students focused on how fortunate they are and how they are responsible for the next generation of students to…

Cabot Brings Fill A Glass With Hope To Susq. County

Cabot brings Fill a Glass with Hope to Susq. County

Brittany Ramos recently detailed on Well Said the extraordinary work by Feeding Pennsylvania to bring fresh milk to Pennsylvania families in need through the Fill a Glass with Hope program. In 2016, the inaugural year, Feeding Pennsylvania announced an ambitious goal of distributing 2 million servings of milk. And at the 2017 Farm Show, Feeding Pennsylvania Executive Director Jane Clements-Smith announced 2.3 million servings of milk were distributed, far above the original goal. Bringing Fill a Glass with Hope to NEPA…

Expanding Infrastructure = Expanding Opportunity

Expanding infrastructure = expanding opportunity

The investment in expanding infrastructure to move natural gas produced from the Marcellus shale is having big benefits for northeastern Pennsylvania residents and businesses. Senator John Blake joined us for this Power to Save segment to highlight some of the projects in the region taking advantage of the close proximity to the natural gas supply, like the $1.2 billion Lackawanna Energy Center project which will be one of the most energy-efficient power plants in the United States. Because of the investment in…