Rain garden provides beautiful, environmentally friendly solution

May flowers are in full bloom as April showers proved to be no challenge for theater-goers at the Wyoming County Cultural Center’s Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock, PA, thanks to the newly installed rain garden. The rain garden, funded by the Atlantic Sunrise Community Grant Program, provides a place to hold and divert all runoff from … Continue reading Rain garden provides beautiful, environmentally friendly solution

Making STEM come to life at a Pennsylvania elementary school

Williams’ strives to be an exceptional neighbor in communities where employees live and our businesses operate. We established our Homegrown Giving Program to further the company’s charitable giving through Williams employees that are involved in a volunteer capacity with a non-profit organization in their community. Carrie Snatchko, a Williams employee, recently used a Williams Homegrown … Continue reading Making STEM come to life at a Pennsylvania elementary school

New NY coalition to push for cleaner, reliable & affordable energy

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Community, labor and business leaders from across New York have announced the launch of New Yorkers for Affordable Energy, a coalition dedicated to supporting access to cleaner, reliable and affordable sources of energy for residential and business consumers. Williams is among the 32 groups which have partnered to form the coalition. The company currently operates about 30 … Continue reading New NY coalition to push for cleaner, reliable & affordable energy

Environmental partnership helps restore streamside habitat in Southeast PA

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More than 10 miles and 30 acres of streamside habitat in southeastern Pennsylvania are being restored, thanks to the efforts of conservation organizations working in partnership with Williams. Williams is working with six conservation organizations to implement nine high-value aquatic management projects in Lancaster, Northumberland and Schuylkill counties, Pa. The effort is part of the … Continue reading Environmental partnership helps restore streamside habitat in Southeast PA

To the rescue: Williams helps responders update rescue equipment

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Fire departments, schools, parks and townships are a few of the 44 Pennsylvania organizations that will receive $326,800 in funding this spring from Williams through its bi-annual Atlantic Sunrise community grant program. Two of the emergency response organizations in Lebanon County, Pa., are the Friendship Fire Company and the Lawn Volunteer Fire Company, both of … Continue reading To the rescue: Williams helps responders update rescue equipment

Market forces driving increased use of natural gas, cleaner energy mix

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Natural gas has played and will continue to play a critical role in power generation within the United States, according to a new study conducted by Pace Global and commissioned by the Natural Gas Supply Association (NGSA). The report, titled “Natural Gas: Essential to a lower carbon energy future,” documents numerous reasons that the U.S. electric … Continue reading Market forces driving increased use of natural gas, cleaner energy mix

Emergency, pipeline crews work together during training exercise

Nearly 100 people participated in an emergency training exercise in central Virginia recently to ensure that emergency personnel are adequately prepared in the event of a natural gas pipeline emergency. Williams coordinated the training exercise along its Transco pipeline in Concord, Va., enlisting the participation of the local utility company, as well as responders from the Virginia … Continue reading Emergency, pipeline crews work together during training exercise

Innovative partnership helps enhance Pennsylvania nature trails

A new video highlights the innovative partnership between Williams and conservation organizations in central and northeastern Pennsylvania, helping support the creation of almost eight miles of new nature trails expected to be used by around 200,000 people annually. Through its Atlantic Sunrise Environmental Stewardship Program, Williams is voluntarily supporting conservation projects that will benefit natural … Continue reading Innovative partnership helps enhance Pennsylvania nature trails

In-kind donation big win for Eastern Wyoming College

The Eastern Wyoming College (EWC) in Douglas, Wyo., recently received a significant amount of materials from Williams as an in-kind gift. Brett Cavanagh, Williams Land Representative explained that the donated items were materials that were left after the initial construction of the plant and from other pipeline projects throughout the area. He added, “We auctioned … Continue reading In-kind donation big win for Eastern Wyoming College

U.S. leads in CO2 emissions reductions

At Williams, we’re proud of our role in bringing clean natural gas to communities across the country. And, we’re making a difference in the overall reduction of carbon dioxide emissions, as shown in the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) recent article. The article states that global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions were flat for a third straight … Continue reading U.S. leads in CO2 emissions reductions