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From our friends at the Ben Franklin Shale Gas Innovation & Commercialization Center. Glad we could support this year’s contest, and again congratulations to all the winners! STATE COLLEGE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Ben Franklin Shale Gas Innovation & Commercialization Center (www.sgicc.org), … Continue reading
May 21, 201, Calgary – “…Several North American energy produces are planning to preview several natural-gas-powered vehicles later today at a Southern California Gas Co. facility. Among the vehicles being unveiled by America’s Natural Gas Alliance, a trade group representing two … Continue reading
SUSQUEHANNA COUNTY, Pa. – May 20, 2013 – Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG) announces the use of Marcellus Shale natural gas to fracture wells via innovative dual fuel technology. This marks the first time “field” gas has been … Continue reading
From Here & Now, featuring: Bradley Olson, energy reporter for Bloomberg News. He tweets @bradnews. Irma Vargas, Los Angeles realtor who drives a natural gas car and provides them for her employees. “More drivers are turning to natural gas vehicles because … Continue reading
A recap of America’s Natural Gas Alliance’s natural gas utilization panel from Energy Day on May 2nd. Summary from Energy In Depth by Rachael Colley Energy Day took place last week in Scranton, Pennsylvania. The event was organized by America’s … Continue reading
By David Falchek “Beer distributor LT Verrastro Inc. hopes to take advantage of the underground ocean of natural gas in Pennsylvania to run its fleet of trucks and cars less expensively – and more cleanly. The company will receive a … Continue reading
“…The Marcus Hook refinery, which has five deepwater berths, will become the anchor for Sunoco Logistics’ Mariner East project, which will transport natural-gas liquids like propane and butane through an existing pipeline from Western Pennsylvania for loading onto oceangoing vessels … Continue reading
More favorable fuel price splits could increase the market potential, but automobiles will struggle to tap cheap shale gas, Lux Research says. “BOSTON — Natural gas vehicles (NGVs) on the road in the world’s seven largest automobile markets will reach … Continue reading
From the Tribune Review. Raymond L. Richman, professor emeritus of public and international affairs at the University of Pittsburgh, is president of Ideal Taxes Association. “…The invention of horizontal drilling and fracking made it possible to exploit vast new deposits … Continue reading