The DVMA Blog

April 14, 2014

by Greg Matusky

As our members and supporters know, shale development has yielded unprecedented benefits to our state and region. Over the past couple of years, we’ve seen higher and new forms of revenue for the state and our communities; strong environmental protections; new opportunities for landowners, families, and workers; and a manufacturing …

March 17, 2014

by Greg Matusky

On Wednesday, April 2, small businesses located in the Delaware Valley region will gather from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to learn how to take advantage of the Marcellus Shale supply chain to grow their businesses. Attendees will learn everything they need to know about the growing shale industry and …

This post was originally authored by Charles M. Hart, Partner, Duane Morris
In the summer of 2012, after the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court enjoined implementation of certain provisions of Act 13 that were designed to bring uniformity to zoning in the Marcellus region, we blogged about the resulting uncertainty for the Commonwealth, …

Last week, we gathered at the Union League of Philadelphia for our much-anticipated seminar on CNG conversions. The seminar brought top natural gas, financial, and infrastructure experts together to lead three panel discussions exploring technical, strategic, financial, and operational factors of CNG conversions.
After a keynote address from Craig White, President and CEO …

We’re two weeks away from our CNG event, “The Pathway to CNG Conversion for Fleets and Municipalities,” taking place on Nov. 7 at the Union League in Philadelphia, and we’re ready to unveil our list of speakers.
In addition to our keynote speaker, Craig White, CEO and President of PGW, the event will …

We received some great news earlier this week: Craig White, President and CEO of Philadelphia Gas Works, will be joining us on Nov. 7 at the Union League as the keynote speaker for our seminar on CNG fleet conversions!
Craig is a leader in this industry and an active member in …

We’d like to take a minute to announce some more exciting news about our upcoming CNG seminar: America’s Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) will join The DVMA and Boenning & Scattergood as a co-host of the event. Read the details in the press release we issued earlier today:

Still not registered? There’s …

If there’s any doubt that natural gas development is transformative to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, you need not look past the restoration work underway on Dennis Farm in Brooklyn, Penn.

On Thursday, Nov. 7 we’ll be hosting a seminar with Boenning & Scattergood to address any questions and concerns fleet operators, municipalities, and businesses owners have about conversions to compressed natural gas (CNG.)

August 30, 2013

by Greg Matusky

This week, Andrew Maykuth of The Philadelphia Inquirer reported on a confidential study by CH-IV International that points to the possibility of converting PGW’s Port Richmond facility into a LNG conversion plant to export Marcellus Shale gas by sea. The $1.9 billion conversion is the crown jewel to any deal …