MARCELLUS/UTICA REGION: Marriage of plastics industry and Penn College flourishing; Natural gas pipelines are the topic of Oct. 17 webinar; 2nd Circ. won’t send NY pipeline appeal to DC Circ.; EPA settles Clean Air Act violations at ARG refinery in Bradford, Pa.; NATIONAL: US upstream companies continue on conservative path in Q3; UPS makes major investment into natural gas fleet; Halliburton cutting 650 jobs in U.S. as oilfield business slows; The next secretary? DOE’s No. 2 behind the scenes; EPA Administrator says new WOTUS to be finalized by winter; INTERNATIONAL: Natural gas increasingly ‘vilified’ and ‘demonized,’ says BP’s Dudley; Petrobras, Equinor tie up for natural gas projects; Most Germans who switch energy source in heating opt for natural gas – study; Canada to add nearly 25% of new global crude oil supply.