Marcellus Shale Update
Week of June 14, 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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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.
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Top Picks - for the Week
Casper Star-Tribune Online
HELENA, Mont. — An appeals court has lifted a judge's injunction that blocked construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada to the U.S., ...
Matthews said the court ruled the township's zoning ordinance amendment was valid, and farmers testified the royalties from the gas company were ...
~~State Related Items~~
Pittsburgh Business Times
Pittsburgh receives grant to expand electric vehicle fleet and charging ... of the company's employee transit program with natural gas-powered ones.
... to stop President Donald Trump from authorizing the Dakota Access and the Keystone XL pipelines, environmentalists have turned to lawsuits.
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
The constitutionality of South Dakota's protest laws will be argued in a Rapid City courtroom on Wednesday. Arguments in the American Civil Liberties ...
Sioux tribal police forced a truck driver off of a South Dakota reservation after accusing him of illegally hauling materials for the Keystone XL pipeline.
LNG World Shipping
Narrow delivery windows make achieving efficiencies in LNG transfer time ... among others – the Moheshkhali Floating LNG terminal in Bangladesh.
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Finland's 110 million-euro ($124.5 million) Manga liquefied natural gas import terminal has fully opened after a year-long delay to the project, ...
Houston — The shale-rich Ohio Valley region continues to draw interest ... gas via hydraulic fracturing (fracking) from the Marcellus and Utica shale ...
Regulators Clearing The Tracks For Rail Shipments Of "Freedom Gas" ... transportation resource – rail tank cars – to move liquefied natural gas (LNG).
(WLUC) - The public got a look inside the Upper Michigan Energy Resources ... “This is a new state of the art technology that runs on natural gas.”.
~Policy and Political~
Pam DeLissio asks "whose pocket gets picked" if severance tax revenue isn't enough to pay of the initial bonds. Under questioning, Wolf aide says the ...
Daily Local News
EDGMONT—The Pennsylvania State Democratic Committee launched a June 8 resolution which states that “no Pennsylvanian should have to live in ...
Now severance tax revenue go in full to the federal treasury. For example, Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug annually allocates this tax at over 1,2 ...
The Globe and Mail
Next week will be a pivotal moment for the Trans Mountain pipeline .... with Ontario calling for an anti-money-laundering task force for that province.