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Updated: July 23, 2021 | 3:30 pm

Natural gas impact fees hit lowest level on record in 2020

Last year’s impact fee collections dropped $54 million compared to 2019, mainly because of low gas prices amid the coronavirus pandemic.

By Rachel McDevitt

Impact fees expected to drop due to low natural gas prices

Pennsylvania oil and gas companies will pay an estimated $145 million in impact fees for 2020 — more than $50 million less than in 2019.

By Rachel McDevitt

Impact fees collected from gas drillers dropped in 2019

Pennsylvania collected about 20 percent less in impact fees from natural gas drillers last year than in 2018, according to the Public Utility Commission. 

By Rachel McDevitt

Updated: June 27, 2019 | 6:56 pm

Gas impact fee revenue rises to 7-year high, boosted by stripper wells

More than half of 2018 total will be paid to counties and municipalities to offset effects of gas drilling
By Jon Hurdle