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  • Region Could Support 4 More Cracker Plants: Study

    March 22, 2017

    Youngstown Business Journal. A new study says that by 2030 Pennsylvania is capable of producing enough ethane to support four more cracker complexes in the Marcellus and Utica shale region – and that’s excluding Royal Dutch Shell’s $6 billion cracker project under construction in Monaca, Pa. [...]

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  • Utica Shale Well Activity as of March 18

    March 21, 2017

    New Philadelphia Times Reporter. UTICA SHALE WELL ACTIVITY AS OF MARCH 18 DRILLED: 269 (264 previous week) DRILLING: 132 (134) PERMITTED: 496 (496) PRODUCING: 1,530 (1,528) TOTAL: 2.427 (2,422)   Seven horizontal permits were issued during the week that ended March 18, and [...]

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  • Natural Gas Surges, Oil Slumps in Utica Shale in 2016

    March 21, 2017

    New Philadelphia Times Reporter. Oil production in Ohio's Utica Shale dropped last year while more natural gas flowed from wells, according to the state Department of Natural Resources. The state's shale wells pumped 17.9 million barrels of oil in 2016, down 22 percent from 2015's production mar [...]

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  • Ascent, Gulfport Energy and Antero Had Ohio’s Top Wells in 4Q

    March 21, 2017

    Columbus Business First. Nearly two dozen drilling companies produced natural gas in Ohio to close out 2016. Newly released data from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources shows production in the last quarter of the year increased 14.2 percent from 2015, to 345.2 billion cubic feet from 302.4 [...]

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  • Bidell Decision Good for Region

    March 19, 2017

    Steubenville Herald Star. The Ohio Valley received yet more good economic news recently when it was announced that Bidell Gas Compression, a subsidiary of Canadian firm Total Energy Services Inc., would locate its U.S. headquarters in Weirton, with plans to eventually create close to 130 new jobs. [...]

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  • Pipeline Project Ready to Roll in Tuscarawas County

    March 19, 2017

    Cambridge Daily Jeffersonian. Tuscarawas County will receive about $18,000 for approving an easement to build the Utopia Pipeline through three parcels the county owns in Lawrence Township. Commissioners passed a resolution Monday to allow Kinder Morgan to build the pipeline through county-owned [...]

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