My beautiful balloon

My beautiful balloon

Fracking — the process drillers use to fracture the deep marcellus shale formation to release natural gas — is an election issue for many Pennsylvanians, although it’s debatable how much of a “hot-button” it actually is outside the...
Apologies to C.W. McCall …

Apologies to C.W. McCall …

Plans are underway to ship vast quantities of liquefied natural gas from a facility under construction in rural Bradford County to Gibbstown, NJ. While the majority of the plant’s LNG would be shipped by rail, truck transportation also is in play. A PennDOT...
Sing along with Josh

Sing along with Josh

State Attorney-General Josh Shapiro latest crusade has led his office to the doors of the Department of Environmental Protection and the natural gas drillers whose activities they are supposed to be regulating. According to the findings of a two- year state grand...
‘Family’ man

‘Family’ man

State House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Drillers) resigned from office this week, and, as expected, announced he would start work as “general counsel” for Pittsburgh-based People’s Natural Gas. Given Turzai’s stalwart service to the natural gas...