The group says natural gas extraction poses two potential threats: the soup of toxic chemicals and the huge amount of water pumped down wells so natural gas comes up.
A natural gas industry group has created what it calls a “roadmap” to putting Pennsylvania’s huge Marcellus Shale natural gas reserves to use in transportation.
Governor Corbett says he’s willing to discuss ways to compensate local Pennsylvania communities affected by natural gas drilling, but he remains opposed to any state-level tax on gas extraction.
The natural gas industry has spent months attacking the documentary “Gasland” as a deeply flawed piece of propaganda.
A spokesman for the state senate Republican leader said contrary to some opinion, he believed lawmakers would agree to a tax on natural gas extraction this fall. But he believes a comprehensive transportation funding bill […]
A natural gas well explosion near Pittsburgh has left two people dead.
Pennsylvania’s top environmental regulator has released a scathing report on the cause of a natural gas well blowout in the north central part of the state in early June.