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Who's Really Cashing In On the Fracking Boom 

Posted by ABCD Public Information 12/3/2013 Categories: Energy Program Fuel Assistance
By , National Journal, December 2, 2013
 

Fracking has sent the price of natural gas plummeting, just not for the people who need it most.

The straight-out-of-the-ground price of natural gas is way down since the start of the boom in hydraulic fracturing. Back in 2008, users buying gas directly from drillers were paying an average of $7.97 per thousand cubic feet, according to the Energy Information Administration. By 2012, that cost—known as the “wellhead” price—had dropped to $2.66 in nominal dollars (not adjusted for inflation) resulting in a two-thirds discount in just five years.

However, those are the prices paid by pipeline operators, utilities, large industrial users, and other entities that can buy gas directly from the companies that drill for it.

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ABCD President/CEO John Drew goes "live" on FOX25 evening, how the shut down impacts people trying to hear their homes 

Posted by ABCD Public Information 10/15/2013 Categories: ABCD Elderly Energy Program Fuel Assistance Government Shutdown

ABCD President/CEO John Drew goes "live" on FOX25 evening news and explains how the shut down impacts people trying to hear their homes. 

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Peabody Properties goes LEAN on green 

1/28/2013 Categories: ABCD Energy Program LEAN

Braintree, MA Peabody Properties, Inc. plans to take its energy conservation commitment to the next level by going “LEAN on green.”

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