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Shale gas could produce more than the 1 million jobs

cleveland.com -- CLEVELAND, Ohio -- An influential shale gas researcher said his early estimates of 1 million U.S. manufacturing jobs created by the ongoing energy boom may have been overly conservative.

"That figure didn't include what we're seeing in the automotive sector. It didn't include what we're seeing from parts of the steel sector," said PwC U.S. Industrial Products Manager Bob McCutcheon, who made his 1 million jobs by 2025 prediction in March. At the Cleveland Engineering Society's Annual Industrial and Manufacturing Conference, McCutcheon said he may have underestimated the amount of excitement surrounding the boom.


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drpepperTX
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Message Posted: Nov 14, 2012 7:38:53 AM

How would producing a million jobs "not necessarily" be the best Honda?
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not necessarily the best for the region in the long run.
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bring it on.
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jrsva: that's the caveat, isn't it?
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This too shall pass.
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As long as everyone is willing to ride the oil-field roller coaster...
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The job prospects are great and natural gas is good stuff. All is well if it can be produced without contaminating our groundwater with all of the poisons that are pumped down there. Time will tell.
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Message Posted: Nov 11, 2012 9:26:32 PM

It could produce much more than that.
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Horse Feathers Yoyogas! You have gotta be one of the 73% angry men who voted for Mitt. Gas prices had little to do with the election. If you really believe that with all of the media attention this election has brought...I have some Beach front property here in OK to sell you. Not even Fox News said that. The Republicans lost in part because they:

1. Tried to buy the election and the American public could clearly see Rove's shenanigans.
2. Alienated a good portion of the electorate who were Women, People of Color, and younger Voters for a plethora of reasons.

Goes to show that as soon as the Republicans get their act together, appeal to all of the electorate with their platform, they may have a chance in 2016.
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Message Posted: Nov 11, 2012 11:31:42 AM

THIS MEANS PRICE OF SHELL REGULAR TO $4.00 P/G AND UP, UP, AND UP!!!!!!!!!!
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THIS MEANS, GAS PRICE IS GOING UP, UP, UP, AND UP!!!!!!!!PRICES ARE LOW NOW BECAUSE THEY WANT TO PROTECT GOD OBAMA DURING THE ELECTIONS!!!!!!!!
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Message Posted: Nov 11, 2012 8:42:08 AM

Old news
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Message Posted: Nov 11, 2012 3:05:35 AM

Shale gas could produce more than the 1 million jobs? Way too high, the jobs number is much lower than that!
An article on here said that less natural gas is being produced because there is NO profit to keep drilling and producing natural gas when the prices are so low.
As more and more vehicles are built to use natural gas OR converted over to natural gas, more natural gas will be used and the price will go up, just like the morning sun. Don't expect natural gas to stay low for very long, the trend for all fuel prices is always up and up! It does Not matter if you have to heat your house with it either, higher natural gas prices coming.
Big Oil and Big Gas exports fuel and natural gas to other countries that will pay more for it, much more than here. There will be NO price reduction or cheaper prices for natural gas IN the US, so it does NOT matter how much crude oil or natural gas is produced. More ground water polluted from fracking and other such activity.
'Coming out of the closet' Sneeky's lousy, smoke and mirrors, lack of jobs, dog and pony show and in the crapper economy, the 'jobs' are Not here. Sneeky's economy is not improving but continues to hurt the population and the job numbers continue to be down. People will still drive and buy fuel no matter what but it sure helps to have a job too!
Whatever the size or shape of the vehicle, Produce and ‘Drive’ vehicles with high MPG, are very safe, reliable, have a ‘reasonable’ cost and a good ‘value’ for the money.
The price of fuel at the pump is too high!
XII/XXII/MMXII!
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 11:20:20 PM

With support from whose administration? Obama's?

Obama and his ilk hate fossil fuels; they will do everything in their power to stop development. They will regulate the industry to death, just like they are doing to coal.

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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 11:16:09 PM

It creates a win-win situation.
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 11:10:15 PM

Good news. Bring on the job increases and economic progress.
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If it ain't gummint jobs Bozama does not want it.
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Look at North Dakota.
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 11:04:45 PM

Good deal
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 11:02:55 PM

Not if Obama and the EPA can help it.
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:58:02 PM

As long as it's safe
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:57:25 PM

That would be a very hopeful thing!
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:53:28 PM

Let's go, we can use the jobs!
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:52:28 PM

That's a lot of jobs!!! We sure need those jobs & soon!
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:49:50 PM

all of you idiots who voted against energy independence will really see the true nut come out now...
WE ARE SO HOSED
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:46:45 PM

Obama says no to shale out west!!! Here we go!! Thank you everyone who voted obama, now you can go for the ride of your life.
I am all set, so I don't care if everything falls apart.

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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:33:26 PM

Bring it on.
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:32:46 PM

then do it............
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:31:46 PM

This certainly good news
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:29:22 PM

GOOD NEWS!
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:29:21 PM

Natural Gas is very good for City busses, school busses, trash collecting and short haul trucks. That is ready now. Maybe more in the future.
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:28:13 PM

Still good and beneficial for the US
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:26:58 PM

Interesting...
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:26:09 PM


The job prospects are great and natural gas is good stuff. All is well if it can be produced without contaminating our groundwater with all of the poisons that are pumped down there. Time will tell.
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:22:32 PM

Excellent, as long as the environment is not destroyed.
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And Odummo will say he did it and claim the glory
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:19:06 PM

Wow.
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Where will the taxes go?
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Thanks Goofoff, we were all waiting with bated breath to learn that.
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:14:04 PM

We need all the jobs we can get so Obama can claim credit for them as he promised before election.
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Go natural gas!
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And Obamacare will kill even more
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:09:55 PM

Go shale!
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I have read this article
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Okay
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2012 10:03:34 PM

a job is a job...so lets create some more
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What's it cost in ruining the earth?
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Now if only we had a president who was actually interested in creating jobs.....other than government jobs!
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Ha ha haaaa
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That's a lot.
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