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Read the latest news about the Shale Crescent USA region…a premier location for high-energy intensive industries looking to build on top of feedstocks and the center of customers.


Ohio Southeast Economic Development (OhioSE) and JobsOhio Invests Over $30 million in 2020 to Support Southeast Ohio Companies

OhioSE and JobsOhio
Press Release
March 2, 2021


Shale Crescent USA Spreads Word of Region’s Potential

Reimagining the Region – Manufacturing and Technology
The Intelligencer, Wheeling, WV
February 22, 2021


Belmont College Eastern Ohio Appalachia Pipe Welding and Fabrication Project in St. Clairsville, OH, selected as a finalist for Appalachian Regional Commission, U.S. Department of Energy Advanced Welding Workforce Initiative Awards.

Appalachian Regional Commission
Press Release
January 19, 2021


Southeastern Ohio Port Authority Partners with the Belpre Industrial Parkersburg Railroad to Acquire Former AEP Muskingum River Site in Waterford, OH for Rail-Centric Development

Southeast Ohio Port Authority
Press Release
January 18, 2021


In 2020, U.S. Natural Gas Prices Were The Lowest in Decades

U.S. Energy Information Administration
Today In Energy
January 7, 2021


Southern Ohio Communication Services, Inc. Plans $3.8 Million Investment

Press Release from OhioSE
January 12, 2021


Perspective: Making products in the USA is good for the planet

Perspective by Greg Kozera, Sales and Marketing Director of Shale Crescent USA.

Plastic News
October 15, 2020


Nathan Lord named President of Shale Crescent USA

The Herald Star
October 3, 2020


Listen to the Podcast

Greg Kozera, Shale Crescent USA Sales Director talks with KZIM/KSIM Radio on restoring American manufacturing jobs.


Greg Kozera, Sales Director for Shale Crescent USA, interview on The Jim Bohannon Show Radio Show

Listen to Greg Kozera, Sales Director for Shale Crescent USA, interview on The Jim Bohannon Show Radio Show. The Jim Bohannon Show airs on more than 250 affiliated stations. Greg and Jim talk about the economy, lost manufacturing jobs to China and much more.


U.S. Department of Energy Report – “The Appalachian Energy and Petrochemical Renaissance.  An Examination of Economic Progress and Opportunities.”

The opportunities for economic growth discussed in this report are especially timely and relevant in the new reality of a post-pandemic world that we face as a Nation.  Economic recovery and growth are a priority, and outside of Appalachia, few other regions have the same potential for not only recovery, but for new growth at a scale not seen since the Industrial Revolution.  Download the complete report. 
June 30 2020


Breaking America’s Reliance on Manufacturing in China

A Podcast with Shale Crescent USA Sales Director, Greg Kozera hosted by Bob Bowman, Editor-in-Chief of SupplyChainbrain.
June 26, 2020


Shale Crescent USA Earns Marketing Effectiveness Award

Press Release
Shale Crescent USA
January 20, 2020


From rust to robust: Appalachia’s shale region is reshaping American energy

Jerry James
The Hill
November 29, 2019


Rethinking Conventional Energy Investment Wisdom

Jerry James
Real Clear Energy
November 26, 2019


New Report Says Fracking Saved Americans $1.1 Trillion Over Past Decade

Tim Benson
Heartland Institute
November 21, 2019


EID: Growth in Appalachian Natural Gas Production Leads to $1.1 Trillion in Consumer Savings

Daniel Alfaro
Energy InDepth
November 13, 2019


Natural gas end-users, in the U.S. have realized $1.1 trillion in savings since 2008 as a result of increased natural gas production in the Shale Crescent USA region (Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia), according to a new economic analysis release

October 21, 2019


PTT reaches agreement with environmental organizations over proposed ethane cracker plant

Wheeling Intelligencer and News Register
September 23, 2019