Pennsylvania natural gas production continues to climb

According to a report issued this month by the U.S. Energy Information Administration,  the shale gas boom in the northeastern U.S. has been the chief driver of growth in U.S. natural gas production since 2012. The EIA’s Drilling Productivity Report says that natural gas production in the Appalachia region — namely the Marcellus and Utica Shale plays — … Continue reading Pennsylvania natural gas production continues to climb

Record-breaking year projected for natural gas production

Bloomberg recently reported that U.S. natural gas production is expected to have a record-breaking year in 2018. Quoting the Energy Information Administration’s latest short-term outlook, published on Jan. 9, Bloomberg reports that U.S. oil and natural gas output in 2018 would hit its highest level ever, saying: “This year isn’t just expected to see the highest U.S. natural … Continue reading Record-breaking year projected for natural gas production

What happens when you don’t build natural gas pipelines?

FORBES magazine recently asked, “What Happens When You Don’t Build Natural Gas Pipelines?” Author Jude Clement answered the question in a Jan. 7 article, pointing out that the lack of pipeline infrastructure in the Northeast has created a chain reaction, resulting in a natural gas shortage which has caused prices to skyrocket and CO2 emissions … Continue reading What happens when you don’t build natural gas pipelines?

Williams Transco Pipeline delivers record volumes

As frigid weather conditions blanket the U.S., Williams delivered a record amount of natural gas on its Transco interstate gas pipeline, providing essential services to gas distribution companies, power generators and other customers located along the Eastern Seaboard and Gulf Coast. The nation’s largest-volume natural gas transmission system, Transco delivered a record-breaking 15.58 million dekatherms … Continue reading Williams Transco Pipeline delivers record volumes

A story of hope continues…

Author Terry Kay said it best “One of the most enduring friendships in history – dogs and their people, people and their dogs.” This certainly rings true for Kaylee Keitz, daughter of Williams employee, Mark Keitz, and her service dog Mitzee. In 2016,  we shared the amazing story of Kaylee Keitz, her special medical needs … Continue reading A story of hope continues…

U.S. consumes record volume of natural gas

Bloomberg recently reported that the U.S. burned the most natural gas ever on Jan. 2, breaking a record set during the polar vortex that blanketed the nation’s eastern half with arctic air in 2014. According to Bloomberg: “America consumed 143 billion cubic feet of gas as temperatures dipped to all-time lows on New Year’s Day, topping … Continue reading U.S. consumes record volume of natural gas

Under the tree: gratefulness

Just about everything under our Christmas tree this year was made from natural gas byproducts. The only things that weren’t – a harmonica and a coffee mug with the word “Grateful.” Between my son’s December birthday and Christmas, he received all kinds of NERF guns, flying toys, retro video games, lawn darts, a basketball, lava … Continue reading Under the tree: gratefulness

The heart of Williams shines through employee holiday giving

Across the country, Williams employees display their giving spirit. Whether it be toy drives, food drives, warm clothing drives, preparing care packages for our military or providing supplies for seniors, our employees are committed to making sure others in their community and those serving abroad have the happiest of holidays.   Some examples of holiday … Continue reading The heart of Williams shines through employee holiday giving

Eagle Scout on a mission to provide playground for students with special needs

What do you get when you have an Eagle Scout with a mission to create something of value, a $5,000 grant provided by the Atlantic Sunrise Community Grant Program and a wide open space outside the special education classroom at Hegins-Hubley Elementary School? You get an all-inclusive playground geared towards the special needs of these … Continue reading Eagle Scout on a mission to provide playground for students with special needs

Enjoy cooking with gas this Holiday Season

Susan Simpson, a senior communications specialist, has worked at  Williams for five years and enjoys cooking for family, relaxing by the (gas) fireplace and promoting the advantages of natural gas in the home. Christmas is fast approaching and with it, the opportunity to make culinary memories. I’ll be baking cookies for Santa, creating appetizers for … Continue reading Enjoy cooking with gas this Holiday Season