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  • Teachers Take Part in Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Workshop

    October 25, 2017

    Perry County Tribune. Science and geology teachers representing 35 Ohio counties, including Perry County teacher, Jeffrey Baker, from the ALPHA School began the school year ready to share exciting new experiments and science-based educational materials with their students thanks to a series of ener [...]

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  • EPA to Host Public Hearing on Proposed Power Plant

    October 24, 2017

    Martins Ferry Times Leader. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is hosting a public hearing at 6 p.m. Wednesday at River High School to discuss a draft permit for a natural gas-fired power plant set to be constructed at the former Ormet site in Hannibal. Monroe County’s Economic Developme [...]

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  • Utica Shale Well Activity as of Oct. 21

    October 24, 2017

    New Philadelphia Times Reporter. UTICA SHALE WELL ACTIVITY AS OF OCT. 21 DRILLED: 254 (268 as of last week) DRILLING: 180 (182) PERMITTED: 507 (502) PRODUCING: 1,716 (1,695) TOTAL: 2,657 (2,647) Ten horizontal permits were issued during the week that ended Oct. 21, and 23 rigs w [...]

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  • Ohio Valley Economy Should Grow With or Without Belmont County Cracker Plant

    October 19, 2017

    Wheeling Intelligencer News Register. Jobs in law, health care, education, finance and numerous other careers help Ohio County residents earn higher per capita income than those in any other West Virginia county, and about 35 percent more than the statewide average. Also, amid ongoing urban rede [...]

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  • Belmont College and Hess Corporation Host Event

    October 19, 2017

    Martins Ferry Times Leader. For the fourth year in a row, Belmont College welcomed local first responders to the Shale Safety Institute 2017, a partnership between Belmont College and Hess Corp. More than 42 fire and EMS stations were represented at the event, which is designed to prepare local [...]

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  • Driller with a Focus on Ohio Looks to an IPO or a Sale

    October 18, 2017

    Crain’s Cleveland Business. An oil-and-gas exploration company that has made a big bet on Ohio is preparing for an initial public offering or a sale, The Wall Street Journal reports. Oklahoma City-based Ascent Resources LLC, founded by late oilman Aubrey McClendon and two big energy-investment [...]

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