Pennsylvania

“Political rhetoric has clouded the importance of Pennsylvania’s energy production and delivery to the state’s families and small businesses. Our diverse energy portfolio, along with policies that will improve infrastructure, play a critical role in the accessibility to affordable energy throughout the Commonwealth.  That’s why it’s important that CEA’s Campaign for America’s Energy helps to remind our elected leaders of the opportunity Pennsylvania’s energy resources provide and to understand how energy needs can be met while we also protecting our environment.”

– Gene Barr, CEO Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry President

Pennsylvania is America’s second largest producer of nuclear energy, the third largest in natural gas production, and fourth in coal resources. So why do our communities spend more than 10% of their income – $159 above the national average – on their electricity bills? For families in Pennsylvania, energy costs can make or break a budget. Learn More

Pennsylvania News

emissions

Pennsylvania’s Emissions Fell 92% as Energy Production Soared by Almost 3000%

Pittsburgh, PA – Emissions in Pennsylvania have fallen by as much as 92 percent since 1990, even as the Commonwealth’s energy demand and production have soared eleven fold from 2010 to 2018 and natural...
microgrid

Microgrid Is Quite the Buzzword at Pittsburgh International Airport

Were you a victim of the airport blackouts in Atlanta and Los Angeles? Pittsburgh International Airport has taken an new approach to a solution. Microgrid is quite the buzzword around PIT, and they want...
car

A Pathway to Environmental and Economic Wins

The positive economic and environmental impacts of Royal Dutch Shell’s petrochemical complex in Potter Township, Beaver County are clear: ...Many of the materials we use to improve our environment include or are made of plastics....
Onshore fracking well pad

Public Policy Should Support, Not Eliminate, Technology Behind Shale Gas Revolution

With all the noise coming from anti-energy activists and the politicians who enable their ideological zeal against natural gas, a quick dose of facts drawn from the real-world experience of families and businesses is...
family

Take it from FERC, We Need PennEast Pipeline and Natural Gas

Those bringing up old and baseless arguments against the PennEast Pipeline ignore the conclusion found by everyone, including the federal government. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the last word on the need for natural gas in...