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David Bradley

David Bradley joined the staff of NGI in June, 2007 following eight years of news reporting for Northern Virginia newspapers and more than a dozen years in the telecommunications industry. He received his bachelor's degree in Communications and English from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA., and his master's degree in Information Management from Marymount University in Arlington, VA.

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Assistant Managing Editor | Dulles, VA



Maine Natural Gas Claims First NatGas Pipeline Into Augusta

Maine Natural Gas (MNG) has finished filling its new 21-mile natural gas main, which runs from the Maritimes and Northeast pipeline tap in Windsor, ME, and on to the MaineGeneral Medical Center (MGMC) in Augusta, the state’s capital.

October 25, 2013

Florida PSC Approves Surcharges for Pipeline Replacement

Utilities in Florida have received approval from the state’s Public Service Commission (PSC) to bill customers surcharges to cover the cost of replacing aging cast iron and bare steel natural gas distribution pipelines.

October 24, 2013

Shell Unit Applies to Become Swaps Dealer

Houston-based Shell Trading Risk Management LLC, a unit of Royal Dutch Shell plc, has applied to become a registered swaps dealer, according to a registry kept by the National Futures Association (NFA).

October 23, 2013

CFTC Issues Shutdown-Delayed Reports Schedule

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Wednesday announced an anticipated publication schedule for reports that were delayed by the recent federal government shutdown.

October 23, 2013

Former Marcellus Shale Coalition Chairman Returns as President

Former Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) chairman David Spigelmyer has been named as the organization’s president following a two-month search process, MSC said Tuesday.

October 22, 2013

WSI: Cold Start to Eastern Winter May Fade by January

Temperatures across the United States over the next three months will be a decidedly mixed bag, with early cold in central and eastern areas expected to fade in the first days of 2014, according to forecasters at Weather Services International (WSI).

October 22, 2013
FERC: Market Conditions ‘Generally Positive’ for Winter 2013-2014

FERC: Market Conditions ‘Generally Positive’ for Winter 2013-2014

Moderate natural gas and power prices, adequate gas storage inventories and growing natural gas production are all positive signs as colder weather approaches, FERC staff told the Commission Thursday during the Winter 2013-2014 Energy Market Assessment presentation.

October 17, 2013

Gulfport Lowers 2013 Exit Rate on Drilling Delays

Gulfport Energy Corp. continues to expand its position in the Utica Shale, but the Oklahoma City-based operator’s 2013 exit rate has been adversely impacted by delays associated with drilling.

October 16, 2013

Appeals Court: Landowners Did Not Prove Drillers Negligent

A decision last year by the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia has been upheld by an appeals court that landowners had not proven property damage or physical harm resulted from drilling and hydraulic fracturing (fracking) on their land in Jackson County, WV.

October 15, 2013

MSC Opposes Gubernatorial Hopeful’s Calls for NatGas Severance Tax

Gubernatorial candidates in Pennsylvania who have called for severance taxes on the state’s shale natural gas industry are embracing “misguided, job-crushing policies,” the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) said Thursday.

October 11, 2013