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 »

PennEast Announces Next Community Connector Grant Recipients

Program Has Now Provided More Than $400,000 to Local Organizations (Wyomissing, Pa.) – PennEast Pipeline Company is pleased to announce it has provided Community Connector Grants to its next round of program recipients. PennEast’s Community Connector Grant Program has now invested $408,000 in the communities along the Pipeline’s route. Safety remains PennEast’s highest priority. The… Read more »

Local Input Helps Shape Seven PennEast Route Modifications in New Jersey, Further Reducing Environmental Impacts

(Wyomissing, Pa.) – The PennEast Pipeline Company LLC today filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) seven route deviations in New Jersey in PennEast’s continued effort to reduce impacts on endangered species and wetlands, maintain co-location with existing rights of way and address concerns expressed by landowners and regulators. The route modifications further minimize… Read more »

Landowner Input Helps Shape PennEast Route Modification

(Wyomissing, Pa.) – The PennEast Pipeline Company LLC today filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) a total of 33 route deviations in PennEast’s continued effort to reduce impacts on endangered species and wetlands, increase co-location with existing rights of way and address feedback from collaborative discussions with landowners and regulatory agencies. Further minimizing… Read more »

Letter: PennEast Pipeline gas for N.J. and Pa., not export

Published September 21, 2016, on LehighValleyLive.com A recent letter to the editor asked how natural gas gets to New Jersey and questioned the use and benefits of the natural gas from the proposed PennEast Pipeline. First, the PennEast Pipeline will not export natural gas; it will serve area natural gas and electric consumers. Groups opposed… Read more »

New White Paper: “Fleets Run Cleaner on Natural Gas”

NGVAmerica’s Emissions and Environmental Working Group has completed a white paper and infographic highlighting the benefits for fleets using natural gas as a transportation fuel, Fleets Run Cleaner on Natural Gas. The goal of the working group was to provide an NGV industry supported consensus document on the benefits of switching to natural gas. “Lower… Read more »

Correcting The Record: PennEast Equals Savings

Published September 6, 2016, on NJ.com The NJ Advance Media article, “Some N.J. gas customers could pay $161 to save $62, expert says,” was poorly reported and therefore does nothing to help New Jersey Natural Gas customers or your readers understand the issues. The premise that the costs associated with the PennEast Pipeline, Transco’s Garden… Read more »

Column: Why is natural gas infrastructure so important?

In a Labor Day editorial, David Spigelmyer, president of the Marcellus Shale Coalition, and James Kunz, business manager for International Union of Operating Engineers Local 66, discuss pipeline projects like PennEast, and answer the question of, why is natural gas infrastructure so important for the commonwealth? The Safest Way to Transport Energy “Natural gas pipelines… Read more »