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Local businesses discuss advantages of the local Marcellus production

[vc_row animation=””][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]A recent WNEP Power to Save Segment highlighted companies in northeastern Pennsylvania that are seeing direct benefits as a result of the Marcellus production in their back yard.
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The segment talks to representatives from three companies who are all using natural gas in different ways. Pennsy Supply, a sand, concrete, aggregate and asphalt manufacturer, is powering their Susquehanna County plant off of natural gas, creating an energy savings in the long term. Pennsy was the first commercial user of natural gas in Susquehanna County.
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[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row animation=””][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Keith Dorman of UGI Utilities explained how a large power plant has been converted to run on natural gas to provide electricity to the region. The company made t he decision to switch from coal-fired to natural gas-fired due to the abundant natural gas coming from the Marcellus.
[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row animation=””][vc_column width=”1/2″]And George Stark, Cabot’s Director of External Affairs, makes is on hand to discuss some of the ways Marcellus Shale natural gas is benefiting homeowners, businesses and manufacturers.
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Brittany Ramos

Brittany was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and attended Pennsylvania State University where she earned degrees in Public Relations and Psychology. She recently earned her Masters in Sociology from Sam Houston State University. Brittany works in the External Affairs for Cabot where she manages communications and outreach projects to community members, elected officials, media and online supporters.

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