If they were getting the gas out of your back yard it would probably still be more expensive for you than coal the way things seem to work.brckwlt wrote:could all of the ng eventually make ng cheaper then coal?
Sting wrote:I paid less than a buck a therm for 7 therms last month -- and that included the meter charge -- Factor in a decent sized load to offset the meter charge and the cost of NG is way less than what I am burning this season.
BUT I own it -- I may as well let it fall out of the space shuttle and into baby boiler to be consumed
samhill wrote:Last I heard they stopped the drilling in SW Pa because of the water discharge. It was nasty crap that was killing everything & the drilliers solution to the problem was they wanted to truck or pipe some of the water to another stream so it would be more dilute. And they wondered why they were stopped.