PA Marcellus News Digest
November 6, 2012
SMC Business Councils Hosts Shale Gas Event
PITTSBURGH, PA (November 5, 2012) — Marcellus and Utica Shale Gas are major contributors to the natural gas supply of the United States—large enough to be spoken of as a "super giant" gas field. But how do you and your company break into the Marcellus/Utica Gas Supply Chain?
Aqua America Chairman to Students: Marcellus Shale Offers Promise for Jobs and the Economic Future of Pennsylvania
BRYN MAWR, Pa.-Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE: WTR) Chairman and CEO Nicholas DeBenedictis told a group of Drexel University students that the natural gas industry will become the biggest economic driver in Pennsylvania since the heydays of coal and steel, and that along with it will come a bounty of energy careers and jobs.
State attempting to draw gas processing plants
Commissioners discuss finances
County taxpayers were on hand Monday morning during an Elk County Board of Commissioners meeting to question several aspects of the county's finances, including the distribution of Marcellus Shale impact fees.
Cumberland to see budget surplus
CARMICHAELS – Cumberland Township supervisors found themselves in an enviable position this year in regard to preparing the township’s 2013 budget. That is: how to budget for more than $2 million in new revenue the township expects to receive in Act 13 Marcellus Shale natural gas drilling impact fees.
Westminster puts off gas, oil leasing decision
Beaver Co. Times
NEW WILMINGTON -- Westminster College has postponed a decision on whether to lease 340 acres of school-owned property for gas and oil rights, officials said Monday.