Experience

A FEW BENEFITS OF SHALE PLAY DEVELOPMENT

  • Energy independence and increased standard of living
  • Quality, high-paying jobs
  • Clean-burning fuel source
  • Enormous tax base contribution to states in the basin
  • Passive income for mineral and surface owners
  • Increased property and fair market rent values
  • Boon to local consumer-based businesses as population influx continues to occur
  • Increased capital investment in the form of roads and other infrastructure
  • Relocation of corporate offices
  • Development of further job growth and tax revenue through supporting industries
  • Institution of industry-specific educational programs at our institutions of higher learning