Energy experts say the boom in Marcellus Shale natural gas production will slow this year but not because of a lack of supply.
The slowdown is happening because drillers are waiting for pipelines to expand, new markets to develop and wholesale prices to rise.
The president of the industry group Marcellus Shale Coalition says hiring has tapered off and most companies are in a holding pattern.
About 75 percent of the Marcellus production came from
The Marcellus formation also lies beneath