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PIOGA Election Results Virtual Lunch & Learn

Join team members from PIOGA's government relations firm on Friday, December 4, at noon as they discuss the election results within the state and the nation.

PIOGA Election Results Virtual Lunch & Learn2020-12-04T15:20:06+00:00

PEDF litigation continues

The most recent court decision has not resolved the lawfulness of using proceeds from leasing state-owned land for the operating expenses of the agencies responsible for “conserving and maintaining” Pennsylvania’s public natural resources.

PEDF litigation continues2020-11-25T15:01:41+00:00

Election 2020 – The Energy Voter Strikes Back

The first warning sign that opposition to fracking and fossil fuels might not play well for the Democrats in the 2020 election came in June, when Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro released what he described as a “scathing grand jury report” on fracking and fracking practices in the Commonwealth.

Election 2020 – The Energy Voter Strikes Back2020-11-19T15:04:20+00:00

IRRC echoes many of PIOGA’s concerns about DEP’s VOC rulemaking

The state entity that reviews proposed regulations to ensure they are in the public interest and meet all statutory requirements has raised many of the same concerns as PIOGA over a rulemaking to control emissions of volatile organic compounds from existing oil and gas sources.

IRRC echoes many of PIOGA’s concerns about DEP’s VOC rulemaking2020-11-04T14:40:28+00:00

Wolf vetoes RGGI-blocking legislation

Gov. Tom Wolf has vetoed a bill that would have stripped his administration of the ability to regulate carbon emissions without legislative approval

Wolf vetoes RGGI-blocking legislation2020-10-06T14:44:13+00:00

LNG by rail: A win for producers and railroads

We have all questioned the rationale behind the recent news of multiple attorneys general questioning the safety protocols and unfounded risks to transport liquified natural gas (LNG) via rail

LNG by rail: A win for producers and railroads2020-09-28T17:47:21+00:00
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