Power companies not on board with plans for polar vortex

By David Conti
The group that operates the regional power grid for 13 states says it has several plans to avoid blackouts if the mid-Atlantic experiences another so-called polar vortex. PJM Interconnection wants to test how quickly some little-used power generators could fire up their plants if needed and increase penalties to companies …


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Where the rigs are

The latest shale wells drilled in Pennsylvania.
9/26/2014EQTWashington Twp., Jefferson CountyWEED (4 wells)
9/24/2014Cabot Oil & Gas Brooklyn, Susquehanna CountyFOLTZ
9/24/2014Campbell Oil & GasDerry Twp., Westmoreland CountyDUFF
9/23/2014XTO EnergyDonegal, Butler CountyLANDGRAF (2 wells)
9/23/2014Chief Oil & GasCherry, Sullivan CountyDACHEUX (2 wells)
9/23/2014Southwestern EnergyNew Milford, Susquehanna CountyRACINE (3 wells)
9/22/2014EQTMorris, Greene CountyJ MONINGER
9/19/2014Arrington Oil & GasJefferson, Greene CountyBEHM
9/18/2014EQTWashington Twp., Greene CountySANDERS
9/18/2014Energy Corp. of AmericaWhiteley, Greene CountySGL (3 wells)
9/18/2014Cabot Oil & GasBridgewater, Susquehanna CountyFONTANA (3 wells)
9/17/2014Talisman EnergyColumbia, Bradford CountyWATKINS (4 wells)
9/16/2014ConsolFindlay, Allegheny CountyACAA (8 wells)
9/16/2014Energy Corp. of AmericaWhiteley, Greene CountySGL (4 wells)
9/16/2014Chief Oil & GasLathrop, Susquehanna CountyKERR (2 wells)
9/15/2014XTO EnergyConnoquenessing, Butler CountyKYNE (3 wells)
9/15/2014EQTMorgan, Greene CountyBEAZER (5 wells)
9/15/2014Seneca ResourcesNorwich, McKean CountySRC WT (2 wells)
9/12/2014Range ResourcesCecil, Washington CountyENGEL (3 wells)
9/11/2014Chief Oil & GasLathrop, Susquehanna CountyPHELPS (2 wells)
9/11/2014Rex EnergyLancaster, Butler CountyBICEHOUSE
9/11/2014Range ResourcesAnthony, Lycoming CountyCORSON
9/11/2014Chief Oil & GasFox, Sullivan CountyCZOP
9/11/2014Cabot Oil & GasSpringville, Susquehanna CountyDYSON (3 wells)
9/10/2014Pennsylvania General EnergyMcHenry, Lycoming CountySGL 75 (5 wells)
9/10/2014Range ResourcesFawn, Allegheny CountyNORRIS DAVID (2 wells)
9/10/2014Range ResourcesClinton, Butler CountyNORRIS DAVID (3 wells)
9/10/2014Southwestern EnergyFranklin, Susquehanna CountyKING SOUTH
9/10/2014Southwestern EnergyNew Milford, Susquehanna CountyEASTMAN (3 wells)
9/10/2014Rice Energy North Bethlehem, Washington CountyIRON MAN (2 wells)
9/9/2014EQTWashington Twp., Greene CountySANDERS
9/9/2014Southwestern EnergyNew Milford, Susquehanna CountyBREESE
9/8/2014Rex EnergyLancaster, Butler CountyBINTRIM (2 wells)
9/8/2014Hilcorp Energy Lackawannock, Mercer CountyLACKAWANNOCK WENGERD (2 wells)
9/7/2014Seneca ResourcesNorwich, McKean CountySRC WT 2720 (2 wells)
9/7/2014Chief Oil & GasSpringville, Susquehanna CountySTONE (3 wells)
9/7/2014Rex EnergyPenn, Butler CountyPOWELL
9/7/2014Chief Oil & GasElkland, Sullivan CountyI HARVEY


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