Brooklyn Public Library among New York organizations booking $80,000 in Williams grants

Brooklyn Public Library among New York organizations booking $80,000 in Williams grants

Local emergency services, community, educational and environmental initiatives are benefiting from more than $80,000 in grants distributed to community organizations that reside in, and/or provide services to the area surrounding Rockaway, N.Y. Williams – a major operator of natural gas infrastructure in New York – today announced the latest recipients of the Rockaway Community Grant … Continue reading Brooklyn Public Library among New York organizations booking $80,000 in Williams grants

Climate group says natural gas responsible for emissions decline

Climate group says natural gas responsible for emissions decline

A recent article in Forbes Magazine says that natural gas’ growing share of electricity production has been the single largest driver of declining U.S. carbon dioxide emissions. In fact,natural gas has reduced 50% more emissions since 2005 than wind and solar power combined. The article posted Sept. 12, titled, “Climate Group: Natural Gas, Not Renewables, Is Largest Factor In … Continue reading Climate group says natural gas responsible for emissions decline

Ohio Chamber tours Harrison Hub

Ohio Chamber tours Harrison Hub

Earlier this month, members from the Ohio Chamber, along with Representative Andy Thompson took a tour of our Harrison Hub facility in Scio, OH. Read the Ohio Chamber’s post about the visit on their All for Ohio blog here. Below is an excerpt from the post: “Top priorities at these sites are safety and protecting … Continue reading Ohio Chamber tours Harrison Hub

ICYMI: ‘Williams’ Transco system matters more than ever’

ICYMI: ‘Williams’ Transco system matters more than ever’

In case you missed it, the Tulsa World published a feature on Williams’ Transco pipeline earlier this month, highlighting how critical the asset is for millions of people thousands of miles away who rely on natural gas for heating homes and generating power. The feature by Samuel Hardiman, titled “One of the nation’s oldest pipelines, … Continue reading ICYMI: ‘Williams’ Transco system matters more than ever’

Disasters don’t plan ahead. You can.

Disasters don’t plan ahead. You can.

This year with tornadoes churning up everything in their path throughout the country and Hurricanes Irma and Henry hammering the coasts, National Safety Preparedness Month could not have come at a better time. Their overarching theme, “Disasters don’t plan ahead. You can.” is right on target. While most of us think we know what we … Continue reading Disasters don’t plan ahead. You can.

Environmental stewardship: Saving slippery salamanders

Environmental stewardship: Saving slippery salamanders

Williams’ partnership with West Liberty University to save a vulnerable species of salamander reached a milestone recently with the release of 12 of the reclusive amphibians back into their native habitat. The Eastern Hellbender Salamanders were raised from eggs by WLU and finally at age 4 were big enough to release back to the watershed … Continue reading Environmental stewardship: Saving slippery salamanders

Atlantic Sunrise project breaks ground in Pennsylvania

Atlantic Sunrise project breaks ground in Pennsylvania

Construction is officially underway in Pennsylvania on the greenfield portion of the Atlantic Sunrise pipeline project – an expansion of the existing Transco natural gas pipeline to connect abundant Marcellus gas supplies with markets in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern U.S. Construction broke ground in Pennsylvania Sept. 15, 2017, in Columbia and Wyoming counties as site … Continue reading Atlantic Sunrise project breaks ground in Pennsylvania

New Study: 10.3 million U.S. jobs supported by natural gas & oil in 2015

New Study: 10.3 million U.S. jobs supported by natural gas & oil in 2015

A new study shows that the natural gas and oil industry supported 10.3 million U.S. jobs and added $1.3 trillion to the nation’s economy in 2015. The study found that jobs supported by the industry increased by 500,000 since 2011 and showed that all 50 states, whether producing or non-producing, continued to benefit from the industry. … Continue reading New Study: 10.3 million U.S. jobs supported by natural gas & oil in 2015

Forbes: Nine natural gas facts that you should know

Forbes: Nine natural gas facts that you should know

Forbes Magazine posted an article last month titled, “Nine Natural Gas Facts that you Should Know,” highlighting some interesting points everyone should know about the world’s fastest-growing and popular fuel. Author Jude Clemente writes that natural gas is now the United States’ main source of electricity, and thanks to the shale production revolution, prices have … Continue reading Forbes: Nine natural gas facts that you should know