Dept. of Interior releases final rule on drilling and hydraulic fracturing on federal land
March 29, 2015
- The Bureau of Land Management issued its final rule for drilling and hydraulic fracturing on federal land after reviewing comments received on earlier proposed rules. (more...)
Effects of Shale Development on the Criminal Justice System
March 22, 2015
- The Center for Rural Pennsylvania commissioned a Marcellus Shale Impacts study. The sixth report looks at what effects, if any, shale development had on the criminal justice system in 4 counties.
Algonquin Project Receives FERC Approval
March 8, 2015
- This past week, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued a certificate of public convenience and necessity for a $1 billion pipeline expansion to increase natural gas capacity to New England. (more)
Housing and Marcellus Shale Development
March 1, 2015
- The Center for Rural Pennsylvania commissioned a Marcellus Shale Impacts study, the fifth looking at impacts on Pennsylvania schools and education.