Marcellus Shale Update
Week of March 1, 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
Published every Monday, the Penn State Shale Law Blog presents the Shale Law Weekly Review which provides an update of recent, local, state, national, and international legal developments relevant to shale gas.
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Top Picks - Articles of the Week
The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved construction of Constitution in December 2014 pending other regulatory approval, ...
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Pennsylvania Business Report
McDonnell also discussed how encouraging more compressed natural gas vehicles could further reduce emissions. The DEP recently announced ...
~~State Related Items~~
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Electricity users in the Tennessee Valley will enjoy cheaper rates next month as falling natural gas prices and abundant rain combine to cut the cost of ...
JD Supra (press release)
Operators in Texas have a duty to market their gas and seek the best ... DEPCO, in opposition, argued that the Class Leases at issue were not all the same ... Upon review of the record and the district court's decision, the Fifth Circuit ...
The Pennsylvania Record
8 that allows it to use lessors' land to develop oil and gas entities. ... Fayette County, including land subject to an oil and gas lease that they agreed to ... The Superior Court also backed the lower court's decision that whether or not ...
That seems to be the word best to describe what's happening to natural gas pipelines ... natural gas, but in terms of jobs and economic development
Feb 28 (Reuters) - Williams Cos Inc's long-delayed Constitution natural gas pipeline from Pennsylvania to New York got another possible lifeline ...
LNG World Shipping
The proposal calls for a four-fold increase in the amount of LNG the country currently imports. Last year, China's 19 LNG import terminals with a total ...
Houston Business Journal
Cheniere plans to make an FID on the sixth liquefaction unit, called an LNG train, at the Sabine Pass LNG Terminal in Louisiana, Jack Fusco, ...
An array of factors have contributed to the need for more drivers, including an aging workforce, the booming oil and gas economy in northern Colorado ...
The XLOAD also reduces the risk of operator exposure to hazardous gases, and it reduces the risk that toxic fugitive emissions will be released into ...
According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the technology ... More than 70 percent of oil and gas wells on federal land are classed as ...
We know by now that there are actually comparatively very few coal jobs left. But oil and gas companies are automating their workforces, and there's ...
That compares with the national average which saw an increase of 6.1 ... Despite the increase, prices in the Natural State are 15.8 cents lower than ...
~Policy and Political~
LNG World Shipping
In an open letter made public, the Texas lieutenant governor has called on federal regulators to approve the final environmental impact statement ...
... prices were dropping precipitously after a federal judge blocked the US Government's cross-border permit of the Keystone XL Pipeline expansion by ...