Growing Greener http://wesa.fm en $23 Million Available for Growing Greener Grants http://wesa.fm/post/23-million-available-growing-greener-grants <p>Pennsylvania’s Act 13 Marcellus Shale impact fees from the state’s 6,000 wells so far amount to $400 million: $204 million for 2011 and $198 million for 2012 (because the price of natural gas declined).&nbsp;</p><p>A fixed amount goes to agencies that oversee the industry, and the rest goes to local entities.&nbsp;</p><p>Counties where drilling takes place get 60 percent of the remainder, while 40 percent goes into the Marcellus Legacy Fund, which is accessible to all.</p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 19:37:38 +0000 Charlee Song 12139 at http://wesa.fm