The Shale Play Today - May 2014


In This Issue:

- Climate Action Plan Breathes New Life into Oil & Gas Air Regulations

- Major Natural Gas Power Plant Announcement Indicates Different Uses for Marcellus & Utica Shale Gas

- Natural Gas Expanding as a Major Player in Transportation Fuels

- Pennsylvania's Act 13 Impact Fee Revenues Rise

- PA DEP Releases 2012 Natural Gas Emissions Data for 8,800 Natural Gas Wells and 400 Compressor Stations

- Excerpt from Climate Action Plan Breathes New Life into Oil & Gas Air Regulations:

On March 28, 2014, the White House released its Climate Action Plan Strategy to Reduce Methane Emissions. The oil and natural gas sectors are clearly in the cross-hairs for reductions.

The report indicates the oil and natural gas sector was responsible for 28 percent of man-made methane emissions in 2012 - second only to the agricultural sector, which accounts for 36 percent of emissions...

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