Gathering Industry Debates Impact of Laser Case

While the most vocal opposition to Laser Northeast Gathering Co. LLC’s bid to gain public utility status for a proposed gathering system in northeast Pennsylvania is coming from members of the public, there is opposition from within the industry as well.

July 12, 2011

EPA Weighs in on Pennsylvania Water Issue

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wants Pennsylvania to immediately test its water supplies for radioactivity.

March 9, 2011

Pennsylvania Lawmaker Seeks Drilling Moratorium

Concerned that hydraulic fracturing (fracing) by Pennsylvania natural gas producers could threaten drinking water, state Rep. Phyllis Mundy (D-Luzerne) said she would introduce legislation to enact a one-year moratorium on new gas drilling and tighten restrictions on horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing. Her announcement is similar to one made by a Republican lawmaker last Friday.

June 23, 2010