Marcellus Shale Update
Week of May 3, 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.
Penn State Shale Law Blog
Top Picks - Articles of the Week
The US Supreme Court has denied a petition for certiorari filed by the Delaware Riverkeeper Network, which challenged a decision by the US Court of ...
The company blames its demise on low natural gas prices and high lease and property tax bills, along with capacity constraints on TransCanada Corp ...
Allentown Morning Call
A Pennsylvania state lawmaker protesting a natural gas liquids pipeline project in her neighborhood apologized Thursday for saying “Nazis were just ...
~ Regulatory ~
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has not yet ... The Utica Shale, a layer of gas-rich rock more than 2 miles below the ground ...
~~State Related Items~~
The Daily Caller
A Pennsylvania state senator opposing a pipeline project in his district has accepted nearly $80,000 in campaign donations from a developer suing ...
The work is scheduled for completion in September. Mercer County is pulling the $22,440 from its share of the natural gas drilling impact fee revenue, ...
JD Supra (press release)
The additional pipe would allow the existing pipeline to convey increased gas volume originating in the Marcellus region to New York City.
Crain's New York Business
Gas pipeline needed for affordable housing, trade group says ... would link the Rockaway Peninsula with Pennsylvania's Marcellus Shale deposits via ...
The Texas Observer
Spokesperson Cindy Spoon, left, talks with protesters at the future site of the Keystone XL/Trans-Canada Pipeline on Texas Highway 204 in 2012.
... construction of the $7.0 billion-$7.5 billion Atlantic Coast natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to ... Atlantic Coast is designed to carry 1.5 billion cubic feet per day of gas from the Marcellus and Utica shale in Pennsylvania, Ohio ...
Republican & Herald
Brown has been with Williams for eight years, formerly working at a midstream facility in Bradford County and at Williams' gas turbine compressor ...
Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America Inc. has unveiled its FUSO FE compressed natural gas (CNG) concept truck, which was developed with alternative ...
“Oil and natural gas producers across the Permian Basin continue to make clearly demonstrable progress toward ... emission intensity comes down to the further development of infrastructure and technology in the Permian Basin.
The United States exports natural gas by pipeline to both Canada and ... These two projects bring natural gas from the Marcellus and Utica plays in the ...
CEO Darren Woods says the expansion will help Exxon take advantage of its oil and natural gas production in the Permian Basin of Texas and New ...
~Policy and Political~
Olean Times Herald
Wolf makes surprise visit to Bradford elementary school ... morning visit to Towanda Area Junior-Senior High School in rural Bradford County in ... districts and communities through a controversial severance tax on natural gas and oil ...
Data suggest the Beetaloo formation has similar characteristics to Marcellus in the eastern U.S., which Schubert calls “the Ferrari of shale.” The new ...
With an estimated 500tn cubic feet of gas, Beetaloo has been compared to famed US shale ... Data suggest the Beetaloo formation has similar characteristics to Marcellus in the eastern US, which Schubert calls “the Ferrari of shale.