Video: Oct. 2016 Grant Presentations

On October 12, 2016, PennEast formally presented Community Connector Grants to the Palmerton Veterans Memorial, BushKill Township Volunteer Fire Company, and the Lehigh Valley Chapter of Pink Heals. These three organizations play a vital role in the communities in which they serve. PennEast is proud to support them and the dozens of additional Community Connector… Read more »

EIA: Natural gas consumption in manufacturing increased 2% between 2010 and 2014

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has released preliminary estimates showing that “total U.S. manufacturing energy consumption increased about 3.7% between 2010 and 2014.” EIA explains: “This is the first measured 4-year increase in manufacturing energy consumption since 2002. Energy source shares have changed modestly since 2002, with natural gas rising from 29% to 33%… Read more »

PennEast Oct. 22nd Week In Review

A Recap of PennEast and Important Natural Gas News This week Concentric Energy Advisors released a comprehensive rebuttal reaffirming the need for the PennEast Pipeline, and rejected multiple arguments and incorrect assumptions made by the New Jersey Division of Rate Counsel. On Tuesday, PennEast spokesperson Pat Kornick appeared on New Jersey 101.5 to provide a… Read more »

World’s Largest Wholesale Electricity Market Operator Cites PennEast Pipeline as Viable Option to Increase Energy Reliability and Stability

PJM Serves 20 Percent of U.S. Population Below is statement by Pat Kornick, spokesperson for PennEast Pipeline Company, following PJM’s presentation to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on winter reliability. On October 20, 2016, the world’s largest wholesale electricity market operator delivered to FERC a presentation underscoring the need for additional natural gas transmission… Read more »

Independent Report Reaffirms Need for PennEast Pipeline

Addresses Flaws in New Jersey Division of Rate Counsel’s Comments Concentric Energy Advisors (Concentric) today released a comprehensive rebuttal reaffirming the need for the PennEast Pipeline, and rejecting multiple arguments and incorrect assumptions made in recent comments written by David E. Dismukes, Ph.D., for the New Jersey Division of Rate Counsel (NJDRC). In comments filed… Read more »

PennEast: A Vital “Demand-Pull” Project

Members of PennEast’s team were invited to State College, Pa., on Thursday, October 13, to discuss the PennEast Pipeline Project. Speaking to an audience of more than 150 attendees, Simon Bowman of PennEast Pipeline member company UGI Energy Services explained: “The PennEast Pipeline Project is a billion-dollar, 120-mile project that will deliver 1 billion cubic… Read more »

PennEast Pipeline Company Presents Grant to Lehigh Valley Pink Heals

(Bethlehem, Pa.) – Today, PennEast Pipeline Company presented the Lehigh Valley Chapter of Pink Heals a PennEast Community Connector Grant of $5,000. An affiliate of the National Pink Heals organization, Lehigh Valley Pink Heals will use its grant to support ongoing fundraising for local women and their families affected by a range of health issues…. Read more »

PennEast Pipeline Company Presents Grant to Bushkill Township Volunteer Fire Company

(Nazareth, Pa.) – Today, PennEast Pipeline Company presented Bushkill Township Volunteer Fire Company with a PennEast Community Connector Grant of $5,000. Representatives of PennEast met with fire company officials in Nazareth, Pa., to learn more about the Organization’s nearly 60 years of service and to discuss the new equipment that will be purchased thanks to… Read more »

PennEast Pipeline Company Presents Grant to Palmerton Veterans Memorial

(Palmerton, Pa.) – Today, PennEast Pipeline Company presented the Palmerton Veterans Memorial a PennEast Community Connector Grant of $3,000. The Palmerton Veterans Memorial Committee will be using the grant for a new 80-foot flagpole at the entrance to Palmerton, just off route 248. “We’re grateful for PennEast’s contribution which will enable us to erect a… Read more »

Video: Supporting McGowan Center for Healthy Living

In conjunction with PennEast’s Community Connector Grant Program, and continued community engagement, more than 20 PennEast volunteers spent the day at The Monsignor Andrew J. McGowan Center for Healthy Living in Luzerne County on July 14. The Monsignor Andrew J. McGowan Center for Healthy Living was a 2016 Community Connector Grant recipient. PennEast volunteers spent… Read more »