Marcellus Shale Update
Week of March 8, 2019
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Top Picks - Articles of the Week
Meanwhile, eco-saboteurs targeted a Mariner East 2 pipeline construction site in Pennsylvania last year that also resulted in costly damage to heavy ...
Driving the news: Hiring difficulty last year was cited by more than ... Employment in oil and gas extraction and related jobs is at its highest level since ...
North American Oil & Gas Pipelines (press release)
In Pennsylvania, Penn Line Service Inc. responded to the call. ... reclamation to the recent gas and oil boom in the Marcellus and Utica shale region.
~ Regulatory ~
S&P Global Platts
FERC moves ahead on environmental reviews for Pennsylvania, Texas ... to supply gas from Marcellus and Utica shale to the Leidy South project.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The builder of a natural gas gathering pipeline system in southwestern Pennsylvania is agreeing to a $1.5 million fine for ...
~~State Related Items~~
Albany Times Union
Group touts natural gas savings, wants more pipeline capacity, fracking ... tap into existing Marcellus shale gas deposits in the state's Southern Tier.
... contract dispute over drilling gas wells on property atop the Marcellus Shale, agreeing with the lower court that the agreement between the company ...
These pipelines will ship natural gas from the Marcellus and Utica shales. Notably, production in the Appalachian Basin is expected to lead the surge ...
The pipeline is underpinned by long-term contracts with natural gas producers. Ferc had earlier given approval for partial service to begin on
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota legislative panel has endorsed Gov. Kristi Noem's bills to prepare for potential protests over the Keystone XL oil ...
Natural gas production in Pennsylvania for 2018's final quarter and the full ... The wells were tapping primarily the Marcellus and Utica Shale plays.
EnerCom Inc. (press release) (blog)
A net three international rigs came online in the month, after falling by one in January. With 1,027 rigs running, the international rig count is at the ...
~Policy and Political~
Wolf proposes gas severance tax for flood control, recovery ... The Marcellus Shale Coalition's President, David Spigelmyer released the following ...
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
PIERRE — Gov. Kristi Noem's legislation package aimed at Keystone XL pipeline protests passed both the Senate and House on Friday, less than 72 ...
Rapid City Journal
Two bills aimed at curbing protests of TransCanada's proposed Keystone XL pipeline project sailed through both houses of the South Dakota ...
Additionally, this LNG terminal will add to the supply diversity and enable up access to US, Middle East and emerging African LNG sources. Putting the ...
Nikkei Asian Review
HANOI/TOKYO -- Vietnam's Petrolimex has unveiled plans to open its first liquefied natural gas import terminal, following in the footsteps of fellow ...