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Consumer Energy Alliance Report: Shale Industry Has Energized West Virginia

WHEELING — This week, Chris Ventura, executive director of the Alliance, said the consumer advocate organization’s latest report, “Powering West Virginia,” shows Mountain State energy consumers are the winners when it comes to lower natural gas prices. Ventura said in 2006, natural gas cost consumers $10 per mcf or 1,000 cubic feet. Today, that figure is $4 per mcf, accordi...

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Polling reveals perceptions in Marcellus/Utica region

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A recent survey of residents living in the heart of the Marcellus/Utica natural gas basin provides key insights into the perceptions of the energy industry. Tens of billions of dollars in development are already under construction or have been announced in the counties along the Ohio River in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia where the live-telephone polling was condu...

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Realizing state's natural gas potential focus of conference

MORGANTOWN — The challenges and advantages to realizing the full potential of West Virginia’s natural gas resources were highlighted at the seventh Marcellus and Manufacturing Development Conference in Morgantown Tuesday. The conference was held at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place hotel and organized by the West Virginia Manufacturers Association in partnership with the Inde...

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