New Jersey’s Renewable Mandates Will Send Electric Bills to the Moon

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New Jersey’s Renewable Mandates Will Send Electric Bills to the Moon

 ... … … New Jersey’s already high electric bills are about to get higher. As the Governor proposes more renewables and subsidies, ratepayers will foot the bill. People who believe that wind and solar power are lowering their electric bills should look at New Jersey. Garden State electric bills are increasing to cover the costs

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Dow ready to reclaim solo spotlight

April 1, 2019 Updated 4/1/2019 Email Print Crain’s Detroit Business Dow Inc. is about to make its debut on the the Dow Jones Industrial Average, replacing DowDuPont Inc., as the Midland, Mich.-based giant breaks up into three smaller companies. The company formally spun off from DowDuPont Inc. on April 1 and on April 2 will

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Marathon Oil, Schlumberger Adapt To Evolving Energy Sector

HOUSTON—Like other oil companies operating in an evolving energy sector, Marathon Oil Corp. remains focused on capital discipline as it optimizes development and takes advantage of the optionality that comes with being a multi-basin operator. Navigating headwinds—whether they are takeaway capacity challenges in the Permian Basin, volatile oil prices or regulatory uncertainty—and having the ability

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Indevco investing $9.5M in Texas

April 1, 2019 Updated 4/1/2019 Email Print Plastics News Report Indevco Plastics Inc. Indevco Plastics Inc. makes stretch hood film for pallet wraps as well as other polyethylene films. Longview, Texas — Flexible packaging producer Indevco Plastics Inc. will invest $9.5 million and add 18 jobs at its extrusion plant in Longview over the next

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Silgan founders step aside to make room for CEO

April 1, 2019 Updated 4/1/2019 Email Print The founders of Silgan Holdings Inc. are stepping down as co-chairmen of the container company, clearing the way for the current CEO to take on additional responsibilities. R. Philip Silver and D. Greg Horrigan have served as chairmen of the company, both as executives and non-executives, since founding

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BlackGold Finds Blue Gold in Ohio Utica Royalty Investment

This article is provided FREE for Google searchers. In order to access all content on Marcellus Drilling News, please visit our Subscribe page. Investment firm BlackGold Capital Management announced late last week it has purchased Overriding Royalty Interests (ORRI) in the Utica shale of Ohio from an unnamed seller. We have a guess as to

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PA DEP Releases Onerous New Air Regulations, Again

This article is provided FREE for Google searchers. In order to access all content on Marcellus Drilling News, please visit our Subscribe page. In December, the Pennsylvania Dept. of Environmental Protection (DEP) released a draft of onerous new regulations that focus on reducing volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions and so-called fugitive methane (see Pa. DEP

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Frac Sand Flap – Pittsburgh Logistics Co. Sues Texas Sand Co.

This article is provided FREE for Google searchers. In order to access all content on Marcellus Drilling News, please visit our Subscribe page. On Friday, Arrow Material Services (based in Sewickley, PA) filed a lawsuit against Superior Silica Sands, also known as Emerge Energy Services (based in Fort Worth, TX) in Allegheny County Court for

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WV Governor Inexplicably Vetoes Bill to Plug Abandoned Wells

This article is provided FREE for Google searchers. In order to access all content on Marcellus Drilling News, please visit our Subscribe page. What happened? Just a few weeks ago MDN told you that the West Virginia legislature had passed a bill with bipartisan support (and support from both the drilling industry and surface owners)

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PA Anti Group Seeks to Block New NatGas Elec Plants with New Law

This article is provided FREE for Google searchers. In order to access all content on Marcellus Drilling News, please visit our Subscribe page. The radical group Citizens for a Healthy Jessup is floating a plan to try and prevent any new Marcellus gas-fired electric plants from getting built in the Keystone State. Aided and abetted

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Boyett pushes beyond her comfort zone

April 1, 2019 Updated 4/1/2019 Email Print Linda Boyett Boyett The mold that Linda Boyett, global design manager at Americhem Inc., is breaking is growing out of her comfort zone and always stretching herself. “If I’m not, I’m not growing,” she said in her Women Breaking the Mold survey. “A career in R&D is a

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Capps helps Par 4, employees grow

April 1, 2019 Updated 4/1/2019 Email Print Crystal Capps started injection molder Par 4 Plastics Inc. of Marion, Ky., with her family in 1990 and helped bring it to the 200-employee business it is today. Her areas of expertise, as a seasoned veteran, include finance, sales, production control, materials and human resources. “We started from

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Bryce Custer, Ohio River Corridor, Comments on Marathon Decision

Bryce Custer, one of the leading commercial realtors in the Appalachian Basin, weighed in Marathon Petroleum’s decision to evaluate building a storage hub near Hopedale in Harrison County, Ohio. The possibility of an underground storage facility in Harrison County is great news for Ohio River Valley and the Appalachian Basin. Here’s the news about it.

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Bryce Custer, Ohio River Corridor, Encouraged by Beech Bottom Expansion

Bryce Custer, one of the leading commercial realtors in the Appalachian Basin, commented on the decision by Jupiter Aluminum to expand in Beech Bottom. Jupiter’s decision will give a boost to investments along the Ohio River. This move is more evidence that the appeal of the Ohio River Valley and the Appalachian Basin. Here’s the

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Don’t Be Fooled: Gas Cuts Emissions Nearly 13:1 Compared to Solar/Wind

K.J. RodgersCrownsville, Maryland   …. ….  K.J. Rodgers writes to Maryland Public Service Commission noting conversions of coal power plants to gas have reduced emissions 13 to 1 versus renewables.  The Charles P. Crane Generating Station, a 400 megawatt coal power plant located in Bowleys Quarters, Maryland, 14 miles east of Baltimore was closed in June

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