The Future of Ethane in Appalachian Shale Gas Operations
July 27, 2015
Currently the markets for local ethane are in Sarnia, Ontario and on the Gulf Coast. Mariner East will be available for ethane export in late 2015.
New Study on Utica Shale Appalachian Basin Released
July 24, 2015
The Utica Shale Appalachian Basin Exploration Consortium released an in-depth research study on the Utica and surrounding rocks in the northern Appalachian basin, providing comprehensive data on the oil and gas resource potential of the Utica play.
Natural Gas a Major Power Generation Fuel
July 20, 2015
According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), natural gas passed coal as the major source of U.S. electric power generation in April, a milestone that was to be expected with lower gas prices and the retirement of many coal-fired power plants.
Penn State Extension Shale-Gas Educator Appointed to State Pipeline Panel
July 14, 2015
A Penn State Extension educator has been appointed by Gov. Tom Wolf to participate on the Pennsylvania Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force.
Applications for the Environmental, Health, & Safety Award Competition Available
July 10, 2015
Ben Franklin’s Shale Gas Innovation & Commercialization Center (SGICC) Announces the Third Annual Environmental, Health, & Safety Award Competition
Moving Natural Gas
July 1, 2015
Pipeline projects are in the news regularly. Penn State Extension educator, Dave Messersmith, answers common questions regarding pipeline infrastructure in this two part article.