Report: Economic Impact of New Infrastructure

Building pipelines such as PennEast could add more than $148 billion to Pennsylvania and New Jersey’s economies and support more than 84,000 jobs per year. A report out this month by researchers at ICF, commissioned by the American Petroleum Institute, shows private investment in U.S. natural gas and oil infrastructure could create over 1 million… Read more »

Video: Powering STEM Grant Recipient – NJ Governor’s STEM Scholars Program

On March 23, PennEast representatives visited the New Jersey State House in Trenton to present students and leadership of the Governor’s STEM Scholars Program a $10,000 PennEast Powering STEM grant. “We’re so delighted to have the support of PennEast supporting the Governor’s STEM Scholars,” said David Hodges, Director of the Governor’s STEM Scholars Program. “The… Read more »

Statement Regarding PennEast’s New Jersey Water Quality Permit Filing

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) today issued a letter to PennEast Pipeline Company (PennEast) in response to its Freshwater Wetlands Individual Permit and Water Quality Certificate application, submitted April 6. “PennEast thanks the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection for thoroughly reviewing the permit application from an administrative completeness perspective,” said Pat… Read more »

Environmental Groups Calls for More Coal, Less Natural Gas

Background: PennEast Pipeline Company Spokesperson Pat Kornick released the following statement today following the flagrantly false claims made by Oil Change International and the Bold Alliance. “PennEast Pipeline Company’s highest priority is safety, and that includes safeguarding the environment. The April 26 release of yet another highly questionable, cookie-cutter report by so-called environmental groups suggesting… Read more »

Overview: FERC Final Environmental Impact Statement for PennEast Pipeline Project

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) released its Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the PennEast Pipeline Project, finding it can be built while protecting the environment too. Three government regulators now agree the underground PennEast natural gas pipeline is safe for the environment, air, and our water. That means… Read more »

Federal Regulators Confirm PennEast Pipeline Can Be Built with Minimal Impact on Environment

PennEast Pipeline Company LLC today applauded the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) issuance of a Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), validating after nearly three years of scientific review and input from numerous stakeholders that the approximately 120-mile underground natural gas pipeline can be built with little impact on the environment. Download PDF The Final EIS… Read more »

PennEast Awards Powering STEM Grants to Wilkes University and Lehigh Career & Technical Institute

Invests in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Opportunities for Pennsylvania Students Pennsylvania students interested in pursuing STEM education received support when the PennEast Pipeline Company today presented $20,000 in PennEast Powering STEM grants to Wilkes University and Lehigh Career & Technical Institute (LCTI) to advance the organizations’ STEM programs. Wilkes University will utilize its… Read more »

Video: Trenton Police Dept. and Quakertown Volunteer EMS Receive Community Connector Grants

On February 20, 2017, PennEast formally presented Community Connector Grants to the Trenton Police Department and the Quakertown Volunteer Emergency Medical Services. The grants, which total $8,500, will help the Trenton Police Dept. purchase life-saving Automated External Defibrillators (AED), as well as help the Quakertown Volunteer EMS secure important radio equipment for use during emergencies…. Read more »

PennEast Awards Grant to Harvest Family Success Center

PennEast Awards Grant to Harvest Family Success Center, Invests in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Opportunities for Hunterdon County Families PennEast Pipeline Company’s Powering STEM Grant Program presented a $9,927 award today to invest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programming at the Harvest Family Success Center in Flemington. The grant will enable the… Read more »