Benefits of Joint Developement - Shale Energy Alliance

Benefits of Joint Developement

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MORE LOCAL JOBS

  • Joint development will sustain more local jobs for West Virginians

  • It also creates more opportunities for local businesses across the supply chain and in our communities

SUPPORT FOR HARD-HIT COMMUNITIES

  • Communities that have been most affected by a reduction in coal mining or a loss of manufacturing will also benefit from more efficient development of our oil & gas resources

MORE PRODUCTION = MORE ROYALTIES

  • Joint development leads to higher production, which generates more royalties

PRESERVES THE ENVIRONMENT

  • Joint development allows for safe and more efficient production technologies, which result in fewer well pads and a reduction in land disturbance

SECURING WEST VIRGINIA’S FUTURE AS AN ENERGY LEADER

  • For decades, West Virginia has been at the forefront of America’s energy industry, and joint development of oil & gas resources would once again position the Mountain State as a national leader