Thursday, January 19, 2023

Thursday PA Environment & Energy NewsClips - 1.19.23

Are You Telling Your Story?

Senate returns to voting session Feb. 27, 28, March 1, 6, 7, 8

     -- Committee Schedule

-- March 7-- Governor’s Budget Address

House returns to voting session ??????

     -- Committee Schedule

TODAY’s Calendar Of Events 


DEP Advisory: DEP’s Cambria District Office still closed due to waterline break.

FRIDAY 10:00: Senate Republican Policy Committee hearing on energy access and affordability.  Boilermakers Local 154 Building, 121 Banksville.  10:00 a.m.  Click Here to watch live.

-- DCNR Opens Application Period For New Round Of Conservation & Recreation Grants  [PaEN]

-- Warren Times: DEP Report Critical Of Conventional Oil & Gas Industry Environmental Compliance

-- The Center Square - Anthony Hennen: PA’s Energy Debate Enters Cautiously Optimistic Era  [RGGI]

-- FracTracker Alliance Webinar Exploring Oil & Gas Impacts On Watersheds Available On Demand

-- NextPittsburgh: Will EPA Investigate Benzene Levels Near U.S. Steel Plants In Mon Valley? 

-- Inquirer: Cleaned-Up Superfund Site In Chester County Could Become Home To Massive Data Center

-- Senate Environmental Committee Reports Out Diesel Mining Equipment Bill, Postpones Resolution On Restart Of Keystone XL Pipeline  [PaEN]

-- Bay Journal: PA Sets Limits On PFOA/PFOS ‘Forever Chemicals’ In Drinking Water

-- Northcentral PA Conservancy: Design Underway For Tioga River Mine Drainage Treatment System In Susquehanna Watershed

-- PennLive: 100 Gallons Of Heating Oil ‘Erroneously’ Delivered To Centre County Home That Doesn’t Use Oil Ends Up In Waterway

-- PennLive: PA Cong. Thompson Takes Over U.S. House Agriculture Committee With A Full Agenda

-- Citizens Voice: DEP: Fireworks, Not Exploded Dynamite, Heard In Newport Twp., Luzerne County Explosion

-- Bay Journal: Chesapeake Bay Commission Report Explores Producer Responsibility Laws To Reduce Plastics Waste, Promote Recycling  [The Commission Is Chaired By PA Sen. Martin This Year]

-- TribLive: How The Good Food Project is Creating A Zero Waste Kitchen In Millvale

-- Bay Journal - Ad Crable: Warm, Cozy Stays Await State Park Visitors In Chesapeake Bay Region [PA Parks Highlighted]

-- Allegheny Land Trust, Partners Conserve 120+ Acres In December As An Array Of Projects Come Together  [PaEN] 

-- WeConservePA Accepting Larry Williamson Scholarship Application For 2023 PA Land Conservation Conference

-- PA Environmental Council: Manicured Maintenance To Natural Natives - Lawn To Meadows

-- LancasterOnline: Snow Geese Could Return To Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area Earlier Than Years Past

-- Hawk Mountain Sanctuary: Winter Artisan Series

-- Erie Times - Brian Whipkey: Is There Anywhere In PA To Ice Fish In This Slightly Cold Winter?


6th Oil/Natural Gas Spike: True Energy Independence Means Renewables

[There Is No Limit To What Oil/Natural Gas Industry Can Make You Pay]


-- Financial Times: Oil Price Cap And Falling Cost Of Crude Oil Worry Kremlin


Other States/National/International

-- Reuters: Chesapeake Energy To Sell Some South Texas Operations For $1.4 Billion In Partial Win

-- AP: New Ice Core Analysis Shows Sharp Greenland Warming Spike

-- Bloomberg: Carbon Dioxide Removal Efforts Seen Far Behind What Is Needed

-- The Guardian: Shell To Spend $450 Million On Carbon Offsetting As Fears Grow That Credits May Be Worthless

PA Politics - Everything Is Connected

-- Gov. Shapiro Signs First Executive Order Announcing 92% Of State Govt. Jobs Do Not Require A 4-Year College Degree

-- PennLive - Charles Thompson: Shapiro Signs Order Moving State’s Hiring Emphasis From Degrees To Experience, Skills [Of 2,600 State Job Titles, 135 Had College Degree In Minimum Experience]

-- PennLive - John Baer: Gov. Shapiro’s Goals For PA And Himself Are Vast And Ambitious

-- City & State PA: Executive Decisions: A Q/A With Gov. Josh Shapiro

-- PA Capital-Star: Who Is In Gov. Shapiro’s Cabinet?

-- Spotlight PA: Who Has Gov. Shapiro Nominated For His Cabinet?

-- MCall - Paul Muschick: Here’s The Best Thing Gov. Shapiro Said In His Inaugural Address

-- The Center Square: Pennsylvania Legislative Session Stalls

-- Scranton Times Editorial: Use New House Rules To Produce More Consensus

-- Inquirer: Sen. Cappelletti Will Be First PA State Senator To Give Birth While In Office

-- Inquirer: Philly Man Who Bragged About Relieving Himself In U.S. House Speaker’s Office During Assault On U.S. Capitol Now Headed To Prison

-- Post-Gazette: Debra Todd Was A ‘Superstar Star From The Start,’ Now She Leads The PA Supreme Court

-- Post-Gazette: PA Casinos Produced More Than $5 Billion In Revenues Last Year

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[Posted: January 19, 2023]  PA Environment Digest

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