Monday, January 7, 2013

Charleston Gazette Editorial Highlights Positive Economic Impacts From Marcellus/Utica Activities

Another newspaper in West Virginia, the state's largest, has come out with an editorial that highlights the significant positive economic effects from natural gas drilling activities.  The Charleston Gazette published an editorial on Sunday, January 6, that focuses on two recent reports and the "upside" that is being provided from the Marcellus/Utica boom.  The editorial concludes with: "Both projections are hopeful. More gas drilling jobs. More insulating jobs. With the coal industry retreating, West Virginia needs all the new employment it can acquire."

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