Marcellus & Utica Shale Story Links: Wednesday, Dec 21, 2011

The “best of the rest” – stories that caught MDN’s eye that you may be interested in reading:

PSU DuBois Partners with MSETC
In an effort to better prepare members of the local workforce for job opportunities in the Marcellus Shale Industry, Penn State DuBois has partnered with the Marcellus Shale Education and Training Center at the Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport.

Binghamton council to address possible drilling ban
City residents will have the first say — and perhaps the last word — prior to a Binghamton City Council vote Wednesday on a law that would place a two-year prohibition on oil and gas extraction, as well as a number of associated activities.

Gas wells planned in Slippery Rock Township
Butler Eagle
The township supervisors at a public hearing Monday night heard from Shell regarding the company’s proposal for the first Marcellus Shale gas well in the township.