Republican-controlled House passes legislation approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline

Congress inched closer Friday to a possible showdown with President Barack Obama over the Keystone XL oil pipeline as the Republican-controlled House approved the project. Supporters in the Democratic-run Senate predicted they will get the 60 votes needed to pass it next week



House approves Keystone XL pipeline, Senate up next

U.S. House approved legislation, 252-161, for the ninth time to authorize construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline



Crude Awakening

Fracking gets lots of attention for the jobs and revenue it gins up. This week, it's showing another of its economic benefits: its ability to help drive down energy costs.



FERC's final environmental review favors Constitution Pipeline

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), on Friday, published its final environmental review of the proposed 124-mile natural gas Pipeline of Constitution Pipeline Company, LLC.



PSE&G Customers in New Jersey will see a large credit on their utility bill for the next three months, thanks to fracked natural gas.

Public Service Electric and Gas Co. is giving its residential gas customers a big bill credit for the next three months, worth about $118 a household, thanks to opportune purchases of shale gas.



Bradford County sets up scholarship program

Recipients will be able to take courses tuition-free for careers in natural gas industry.



Another Voice: Safe development of a safe resource is fueling Buffalo's resurgence

The Pegula family has rapidly become one of the most significant families in our region, using its time, talent and treasure to advance our region on many levels.



Short film gives viewers a tour of Pennsylvania's most drilled county

The 6-minute video shows first-hand the impact the natural gas industry has had on a Pennsylvania county adjacent to New York's southern border.



The facts the anti-frackers ignore

University of Maryland researchers recently warned that hydraulic fracturing - the process of shaking oil and gas free from shale deposits far belowground - could endanger the health of nearby residents by exposing them to air and water pollution.



Government Study (Once Again) Shows Fracking Does Not Harm Drinking Water

The Energy Department has released a study that once again shows that hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is not harming drinking water supplies in the Marcellus Shale region.