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Department of Labor & Industry: 48,000 jobs!

A recent Department of Labor and Industry “Fast Facts” jobs report notes over 48,000 job hires by gas rig drilling industries to date.   9000 job hires happened in January, February and March 2011.  Many of the new gas drilling jobs have been created in...

Gas Drilling Concerns: Smog and Air Pollution???

Gas drilling rig accidents and injury are obvious concerns in the gas drilling business.  Water pollution has also become a major concern.  Now reports are out that smog and air pollution may be greater concerns as the number of gas drilling rigs increase throughout...

Hunting Lands To See More Gas Drilling Rigs

Vowing to maintain State game land areas that contain wetlands, streams and certain wild life habitat, the Pennsylvania Fish and Game Commission has opened additional acreage for gas drilling rig construction and exploration.  Fees received for leasing state game...