Marcellus Shale Update
Week of June 21, 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
A venture backed by NextEra Energy Inc. is trucking natural gas from the Marcellus Shale to New England, where pipeline bottlenecks have helped ...
However, efforts to meet energy needs by building new natural gas pipelines that would bring gas from the Marcellus Shale play in Pennsylvania and ...
~ Regulatory ~
In the just-released New Jersey 2020 fiscal year budget, funding fell $200,000 short for the Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC), a four-state ...
~~State Related Items~~
Sunbury Daily Item
"Union County has some of the cheapest gas in the state at $2.66 per ... of Towanda, Bradford County, was on her way home when she noticed the ...
S&P Global Platts
Specific impacts on natural gas-fired generators
At issue is Columbia's plan to use a horizontal drilling technique to burrow a pipeline from an existing facility in Pennsylvania to connect with a new ...
EDGE's first delivery is to a New England gas utility 300 miles away from the Marcellus shale production site in Pennsylvania. Pipeline capacity to New ...
The pipeline would allow Canada to diversify oil markets and vastly ... of the Department of Homeland Security's Immigration Legislation Task Force.
Enbridge Income Fund's acquisition of Enbridge Pipelines (Athabasca) and Enbridge Pipelines – $30.4bn. 8. ConocoPhillips' acquisition of Burlington ...
~Policy and Political~
Pittsburgh Business Times
After a letter signed by 800 residents was sent to Gov. Tom Wolf, asking for the state to investigate a possible link between shale gas drilling and ...
Wolf administration officials - who still hold publicly to their preference for a severance tax on natural gas pulled from the Marcellus Shale reservoir ...
Federal judges have halted oil and gas leasing on multiple occasions on the ... climate change before doing something or risk being refuted by courts. ... the Trump administration has lost a dozen court cases over agencies' failure to ...
Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
Reuters reports that Polish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG) has signed an agreement Venture Global LNG to buy 1.5 million metric tons of LNG/year from…