With our state facing a massive budget deficit, Pennsylvania Gov. Edward Rendell Tuesday 2.7.2010 proposed a severance or extraction tax on drillers flocking to his state’s massive Marcellus Shale natural gas field, saying it was only fair that the fast-growing industry. Contact your representative and voice objection. There are plenty of taxes already levied from road to water to DEP fees and registrations. The outside the firms are here due to our past low pressure and low return wells, the region is no longer a place to disregard.
What makes this site so great? Well, I think it's the fact that, quite frankly, we all have a lot at stake in this thing they call shale. But beyond that, this site is made up of individuals who have worked hard for that little yard we call home. Or, that farm on which blood, sweat and tears have fallen.[ Read More ]