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Welcome to the Friends of Natural Gas PA website. This site provides news, commentary and information on the production of natural gas in Pennsylvania, and how this energy source can further benefit out state. You can find answers to questions, as well as more information on the safety and viability of natural gas.
Friends of Natural Gas PA is committed to spreading the knowledge of this clean, domestic resource. As Pennsylvania residents and workers, we recognize the importance of utilizing this abundant resource to meet our energy needs. We believe natural gas can supply a cleaner, brighter future for the Keystone state, and that it is the smart choice for a safer environment and a healthier economic future. For more information on how to get involved in increasing the awareness of clean, safe, domestic natural gas, please visit the Get Involved and Take Action websites.
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The prominent national news and commentary magazine The Atlantic has a piece from their technology editor today, highlighting how a pipeline carrying safe, affordable, clean-burning natural gas into New York City from Pennsylvania’s Marcellus Shale has “transformed” New York’s energy … Continue reading
Millions of Pennsylvanians will open up their bills this winter and find that gas heating prices are the “lowest in a decade” thanks to abundant supply and increasing use of natural gas from domestic shale formations such as the Marcellus. … Continue reading
Natural gas continues to power a manufacturing renaissance in America and in Pennsylvania. Procter & Gamble’s facility in northeast Pennsylvania consumes a lot of power making diapers, paper towels and other consumer goods. An on-site well and power plant are … Continue reading
This abundant, affordable, domestic and clean-burning fuel is being used more and more to help power our economy. Vehicles that run on natural gas can cut fuel costs in half and emissions even more. A recent panel in our neighboring … Continue reading
The experts and analysts at PriceWaterhouseCoopers have weighed in on how another sector of the U.S. economy is booming thanks to the increased production and use of domestic natural gas. According to their new report, companies in the transportation and … Continue reading
ICF International released a report today showing what liquefied natural gas exports would mean for every state. The takeaway: tens of billions of dollars of economic impact. For Pennsylvania, the report estimates the state would see $10 to $31 billion … Continue reading
Rail freight moves nearly a quarter of all U.S. goods annually. Clearly, this industry is a vital part of our economy, but traditional fuel prices have skyrocketed over the past decade. Enter natural gas, a clean-burning and affordable fuel source. … Continue reading
USA Today and the Motley Fool’s Adam Levine-Weinberg take a look at why oil consumption in the United States is down. A big reason: Increased production of domestic natural gas is occurring and, what’s more, big fleets like those at … Continue reading
The U.S. Energy Information Administration keeps tabs on trends and data across the country. According to the agency, the northeastern United States is seeing “a dramatic shift” in what fuel sources are helping power plants run – natural gas is … Continue reading