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Exploration and Development of Shale Gas

The natural gas found within the Marcellus Shale formation in Pennsylvania is a clean-burning, abundant energy source. It provides economic benefits to communities across the state, with producers investing hundreds of millions of dollars in leasing properties, drilling, infrastructure improvements and community development. From start to finish, drilling a Marcellus well is an investment in […]

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Learn About the Marcellus Shale

The Marcellus Shale represents tremendous opportunities for Pennsylvania: Clean-burning, domestically produced energy; jobs in the natural gas industry and associated businesses; and economic benefits to individuals and communities across the Commonwealth.   What is the Marcellus Shale? Formed about 380 million years ago, the Marcellus Shale is a deep geologic formation that covers more than […]

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