PA House GOP Conservatives Flex Political MuscleThe conservative majority of the House GOP caucus has proven that it can win elections and get results in the Pennsylvania state Capitol.
Critics Challenge Gov. Corbett at Fracking Industry Meeting in PhiladelphiaCorbett met a receptive audience from the oil and gas industry today at the Franklin Institute, while critics of Marcellus Shale drilling shouted from the sidewalk as he came and went.
Protesters Rally Outside DEP Offices On Earth Day To Fight Marcellus Shale Fracking The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection was the target of protest this Earth Day by more than 62 organizations fighting Marcellus Shale drilling or fracking.
Va. Company Hoping To Expand Overseas Markets For Marcellus Shale GasDominion Resources has filed paperwork to convert a plant on the Chesapeake Bay that now imports gas into an export facility.
On Energy Policy, Candidates Seem To Agree On Natural GasOne of the key issues in the Presidential campaign is US energy policy, but the natural gas industry, at least, thinks it's sitting pretty.
Five Counties of Southeastern Penna. Will Share $3.4 Million of Marcellus Shale FeesStatewide, the new fees on natural gas activities raised more than $204 million.
Shale Gas Conference in Center City Philadelphia Draws ProtestersOutside the Pennsylvania Convention Center, several hundred people gathered for a rally demanding an end to "fracking."
Delco Officials Think Sunoco Refinery's Future Is In Marcellus ShaleDelaware County has released the results of a $100,000 study looking into the future of the closed Sunoco oil refinery in Marcus Hook.
Penn State Prof's New Book Examines Past, Future of Pennsylvania Energy IndustryBrian Black's book also looks at how oil is portrayed in media -- from muckracking journalism to "The Beverly Hillbillies."
Pa. Lawmaker Wants To Lift Doctor-Patient Gag Order in Marcellus Shale LawPennsylvania's new law governing Marcellus shale gas drilling -- Act 13 -- bars doctors and other health professions from sharing information about what chemicals are used in the process.
Part 4: What's AheadSo, with a half-billion-dollar potential hit to the regional economy looming in just three months, what does the future hold for the Delaware Valley's three local refineries? Sunoco CEO Brian MacDonald isn't sure.
Federal Government Approves Aid For Displaced Employees Of Delaware County Refineries The feds have approved some $5 million that will aid displaced workers at a pair of shuttered oil refineries in Delaware County.
Consortium Pitches Natural Gas Pipeline Through Pennsylvania To Serve Marcellus Shale RegionThree companies are proposing to build a billion-dollar natural gas pipeline through Pennsylvania and other states to ship natural gas from the Marcellus Shale formation to mid-Atlantic markets.
Electricity Prices Falling In Pennsylvania Due To Dual Market Forces, Says ExpertThe price of electricity is dropping in our area. But why is that the case?
Part 4: Can We Fix It?Numerous polls show that Americans, with the steepest income gap of any developed country, are concerned about the growing trend but are divided over what to do about it.