PennEast Pipeline no threat to drinking water

Commentary by Patricia Kornick, Spokesperson, PennEast Pipeline CompanyAs published in the Feb. 17, 2017, Express-Times There he goes again. It comes as no surprise that Jeff Tittel of the New Jersey Sierra Club continues to rewrite facts to mislead the public on the benefits of the PennEast Pipeline (letter, “Will FERC regulate PennEast like Oroville… Read more »

More natural gas – but can Pa. access the low-cost variety?

Guest editorial by Tony Cox, UGI Energy Services, PennEast Pipeline Member Company Pennsylvania is at the center of America’s natural gas revolution – an era that has brought economic benefits to the state and Greater Lehigh Valley. Looking ahead to the rest of 2017, natural gas production and usage are expected to increase nationally.

PennEast Receives Major Water Quality Certification

PennEast Pipeline Project Continues to Advance, Bringing Low-Cost, American Energy One Step Closer to Families, Businesses PennEast Pipeline Company received notice from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) that the Company’s request for Water Quality Certification, as required by section 401 of the Federal Clean Water Act, has been granted, marking receipt of… Read more »

Delaware Riverkeeper Network and New Jersey Sierra Club Continue To Mislead Public, Make Deceptive Claims

Background: The following is a statement by Pat Kornick, spokesperson for PennEast Pipeline Company, regarding environmental groups’ continued misinformation with respect to the proposed PennEast Pipeline route. “It’s shameful that fringe environmental groups, principally the Delaware Riverkeeper Network and New Jersey Sierra Club, continue to deceive local communities and fool the media by regurgitating old… Read more »

The Powers Family and Natural Gas

Natural gas helps heat our homes, cook our food, heat our water, and generates about one-third of the nation’s electricity. It’s also used to make many of the products and goods that we need and enjoy most – like shoes, sporting equipment and medicines. Appliances powered by natural gas are more cost effective, reliable and… Read more »

Nearly 30 New Jersey and Pennsylvania Organizations Receive PennEast Community Connector Grants

PennEast Pipeline Company is pleased to announce its seventh round of grant awards through its Community Investment Program, which now has invested more than a half-million dollars in local organizations making a difference in their communities. The latest round of PennEast Community Connector grant recipients spans the PennEast Pipeline Project’s footprint; from Luzerne County, Pennsylvania,… Read more »

PennEast Statement on FERC Revised Environmental Review Schedule

The following is a statement by Pat Kornick, spokesperson for PennEast Pipeline Company, regarding the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) notice of environmental review schedule change. “After a two-and-a-half year review of PennEast Pipeline Company’s application, including the 33 route adjustments announced in September to further reduce environmental impact, the additional 49-day review period FERC… Read more »

PennEast Announces New Powering STEM Grant Program

PennEast Pipeline Company is pleased to announce the PennEast Powering STEM Grant Program, which is awarding grants up to $10,000 each to local programs focused on the study of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Applications are due on or before February 17, 2017, and final selections will be made on March 13, 2017. For… Read more »

Video: PennEast Volunteers with Second Harvest Food Bank

Dozens of volunteers from PennEast Pipeline Company spent the day with the Second Harvest Food Bank of Lehigh Valley last month to pack “SUNShine Boxes” in preparation for the winter and holiday season. The SUNShine Boxes program assists more than 2,000 local senior citizens each month. “We’re dedicated to being a good partner in the… Read more »