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  • Report: $50B Invested In Ohio Natural Gas Drilling

    June 12, 2017

    Wheeling Intelligencer News-Register. Companies spent more than $50 billion to extract and move natural gas from the Marcellus and Utica shale in Ohio from 2011 to 2016, according to a new study from Cleveland State and Youngstown State universities. As contractors build multiple interstate pipe [...]

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  • Ohio Natural-Gas Production Continued Rise in First Quarter as Oil Numbers Fell

    June 9, 2017

    Columbus Dispatch. Ohio natural-gas production continued to rise in the first quarter, while oil production continued to fall, according to figures issued this morning by the state. Energy companies reported production of 372 billion cubic feet of gas, up 13 percent from the prior-year quarter. [...]

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  • Striking gas — Cabot Oil and Gas pays out $1B in 10 years

    June 9, 2017

    Morning Times. In 2006, Cabot Oil and Gas, a natural gas producer, drilled its first vertical well in Susquehanna County to tap into the Marcellus Shale formation. Ten years, over 500 wells and approximately 2.9 trillion cubic feet of produced natural gas later, Cabot on Thursday announced that [...]

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  • Fracking has been good for the United States

    June 8, 2017

    DL-Online. Warning: low-cost, clean energy may be hazardous to your health. Or so say environmental activists who will trot out any line of attack in their crusade against fossil fuels. For years, the green movement has spread falsehoods about hydraulic fracturing—or fracking—the practice o [...]

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  • First tanker with U.S. natural gas reaches Poland

    June 8, 2017

    Power Source.  The first ever tanker with liquefied natural gas from the United States arrived in Poland on Thursday as part of the country’s — and the region’s — efforts to cut its dependence on Russia. It was the first delivery of U.S. gas to eastern and northern Europe, which is bu [...]

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  • New Oil and Gas Industry Poll: Majority of Respondents ‘Strongly Opposed’ to Special Fees for FirstEnergy’s Nuke Plants

    June 7, 2017

    Columbus Business First. An oil and gas group is using the power of the people to try to stave off an Ohio utility's push to subsidize its nuclear power plants. API Ohio – which stands for American Petroleum Institute – released a poll of Ohio voters on Wednesday that gauges their opinions o [...]

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