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Wayne County businessman troubled by Ohio propane shortage

Propane

Texas company plans $468 million pipeline to ship Utica shale natural gas to Gulf Coast

Oil & Gas Industry

Ohio Shale Drive Continues To Concern Environmentalists

One of the most provocative images from the fracking debate has been people’s tap water igniting.<p>In 2012, a Garrettsville, Ohio family’s burning …

Oil & Gas Industry

Stewart envisions major boost in Ohio’s Utica shale in 2014

Oil & Gas Industry

PDC Energy’s focus for 2014 is on Utica shale region in Ohio and Wattenberg Field in Colorado - Columbus - Columbus Business First

PDC Energy Inc. established proved reserves of 14 million barrels of oil equivalent in the Utica shale play in 2013, a positive indicator as it sets …

Ohio's Utica Shale boom is not guaranteed

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Don't look for the brass bands just yet heralding a shale boom in Ohio.<p>Ohio's Utica Shale play is in its infancy, and its future, …

Is Shale Meeting Expectations In Ohio?

A national information agency that tracks the oil and gas industry, Rigzone, reported earlier this week that nationwide hiring in the industry …

Expert looks for major ‘ramp

Oil & Gas Industry

Ohio Utica Shale Wells Drilling as of July 27, 2013

The latest Ohio Utica Shale Report out of the DNR shows 52 wells drilling, up sharply from the middle of June the number of wells classified as …

Utica Shale Ohio Permit Activity at New High, Wells Drilling Also Up.

The total number of Ohio Utica/Point Pleasant permits issued in July 2013 hit an all time monthly high at 75. Year over Year, the fist seven months …

Utica Shale Ohio Data Enlightens + Maps Made Simple

If you love Maps and data then I have a treat for you. By using the "Filter" option in the upper left side of the <b>Map Here</b>, you can create one filter …

Shale Gas Jobs Impact - Not Always Big-Time News, Signficant Nonetheless

<b>Utica Shale's Shadow and Marcellus Shale's Proximity Drive Job Growth</b><br>- <i>Small town America, New Castle PA</i><p>I was struck recently by a headline from my …

Utica Shale Ohio Activity - October 2013 vs. October 2012

<b>What a difference a year makes</b> <br>If your senses tell you that Utica Shale activity in Ohio now compared to about the same time last year is up …

Utica Shale Ohio, Charts & Graphs: November 16, 2013

Visual representations of Ohio Utica Shale wells, as of November 26, 2013<p>This pie chart immediately below shows that there are a significant number …

Utica Shale drilling activity = Where the money is

<b>Bets are made at the bit</b><br>There is no better indicator of where operators believe that the Utica Shale holds the most promise of financial return than …

Utica Shale Ohio - Dec 28, 2013 Report + What's Ahead

The near-year-end (December 28) report on the Utica Shale has been released by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.<p><b>Wells classified as</b> …

Ohio DNR Report - Jan 11, 2014 - Highlights

Highlights of the report dated Jan. 14, 2014 from the Ohio DNR, reporting activity up to Jan. 11th.<p>1042 total permits issued in total, adding six …

Allegheny County Approves Marcellus Shale Drilling at Pittsburgh Int'l Airport

Consol Energy received approval to begin Marcellus Shale natural gas drilling on airport land.<p>Allegheny County Council has approved an ordinance …

Industry always has reported chemicals used

As a fire chief, chairman of the local emergency planning committee and trainer of emergency response personnel, I respond to the Saturday Dispatch …

Company to make Ohio-Indiana lateral bi-directional for shale gas

Texas-based TransCanada ANR Pipeline System has announced two open seasons to gauge market interest in securing capacity on the Lebanon Lateral in …

Oil & Gas Industry

Shale oil, gas to provide long-term economic boost, study says

Shale now produces more natural gas than conventional wells

Natural Gas

Open-Air Frack Wastewater Impoundments Coming Soon to Ohio

Coming soon to a neighborhood near you in eastern Ohio: frack wastewater ponds? Maybe. Ohio regulators with the Ohio Dept. of Natural Resources …