Marcellus Shale Update
Week of December 7, 2018
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.
Opinions and issues in the articles and news releases on this site do not necessarily reflect or represent policy positions of the PA Farm Bureau. For policy positions, please refer to the policy book links on our website.
Marcellus Shale Update is posted and archived on the PA Farm Bureau Website (http://www.pfb.com/ ) in the Members Only section.
Seminars Education and Events
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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
CAERNARVON TWP., Pa. - A handful of homeowners in Berks County and the Twin Valley School District are being threatened to pay $15 million for ...
And plunging temperatures have highlighted a surprising fact: Not only are natural-gas prices soaring, but fuel stockpiles have dipped to unusually low ...
Oil and gas companies are currently producing oil here using both traditional vertical well technology and horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing.
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“We need a complete ban of fracking activities by the Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC), including not allowing dumping fracking waste or ...
A major operator of energy infrastructure in Pennsylvania is planning a $500 million project to increase the amount of Marcellus Shale natural gas that ...
The U.S. government has handed out huge subsidies on electric vehicles ... Meanwhile, several folks out there are lobbying for liquid gas subsidies, ...
“Our smaller vehicles we are currently using for our local routes have ... The authority also ordered 11 new, smaller natural-gas fueled vehicles that will ...
s Keystone XL and an expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline from Alberta to the British Columbia Coast. The government of Prime Minister Justin ...
Farm and Dairy
That's according to U.S. Crude Oil and Natural Gas Proved Reserves, ... These were from extensions in the Marcellus shale play, the largest natural ...
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
The Marcellus and Utica shale formations, located under West Virginia, Ohio and Pennsylvania, are ethane-rich, and the agency estimates the largest ...