Marcellus Shale Update
Week of January 11, 2019
Each week the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau Compiles articles related to Marcellus Shale gas exploration and development for educational purposes and the benefit of interested groups and individuals.
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Shale Law Weekly Review
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Top Picks - Articles of the Week
Rising American energy exports threaten to overwhelm the Houston Ship Channel, resulting in more frequent and worse traffic jams
The Atlantic Coast Pipeline is one of many pipelines being built in the region to tap into the booming Marcellus Shale formation. Many pipelines have ...
~~State Related Items~~
Ventello explained that the operator plans to take in natural gas, cool it to a temperature of 260 degrees below zero to liquefy the gas, and ship it out to ...
Water Online (press release)
The Delaware Riverkeeper Network (DRN) filed a Writ of Certiorari with the United States Supreme Court on behalf of themselves and Lancaster ...
At least two experts on the processes used to extract natural gas from Marcellus Shale are scheduled to attend the Jan. 14 meeting to answer ...
The first export of domestic natural gas in the lower 48 states occurred in ... This occurred as the price of LNG exported to Japan, Australia's largest ...
Los Angeles Times
The U.S. economy expanded by 312,000 jobs in December, smashing ... Manufacturing combined with a surging oil and gas sector and steady growth ...
Chicago Daily Herald
Ehrenhaft gave a training session about compressed natural gas technology to city staff members and members of the Elgin Fire Department.
Water & Wastes Digest (press release) (blog)
With oil and gas exploration on the rise in the U.S., horizontal drilling needs more fracking chemicals and fluids ... In the past decade, the technology advancement in the fracking industry also has helped the industry in a huge way.
Bolstered by an easing of the trade war with China, the largest new gas ... For example, the mighty Marcellus shale gas play in Pennsylvania - now ...
~Policy and Political~
Governor Wolf sets goal for Pa. to cut greenhouse gas emissions ... of the Marcellus Shale Coalition, a trade group for Pennsylvania's natural gas ...
S&P Global Platts
Washington — Democrats in the House of Representatives introduced Tuesday seven separate bills aimed at blocking oil and natural gas drilling in ...
"Natural gas prices are based on global fossil fuel — including oil — prices. ... Georgia and Turkey to Europe, is expected to enhance the competitiveness in the gas market of Europe, thereby lowering the gas prices in the region.
READ MORE: US Sets Oil, Gas Lease Auction for Gulf of Mexico in August. According to the fuel theft prevention plan presented earlier by Obrador, ...