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  • Opinion: More Gas Pipelines Needed for Ohio Jobs and America’s Energy Future

    August 10, 2017

    Cleveland Plain Dealer, July 31 By Robert Chase, Emeritus professor in Marietta College's Department of Petroleum Engineering & Geology onstruction of natural gas pipelines in the eastern United States is running up against fierce local opposition. It's a helmet-to-helmet environmental dis [...]

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  • Shale Crescent Beckons End-Users

    August 8, 2017

    MARIETTA, OH.–Greg Kozera says his most memorable elevator pitch was exactly that–a few seconds in an elevator. He had from floor 26 to floor 2 of the Marquis Marriott Hotel in Houston to make his case last spring. On board with him were a few executives from national and international energy [...]

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  • Utica Shale Well Activity as of July 15

    July 18, 2017

    New Philadelphia Times Reporter. DRILLED: 283 (277 as of last week) DRILLING: 179 (176) PERMITTED: 500 (504) PRODUCING: 1,590 (1,587) TOTAL: 2,552 (2,544)   Ten horizontal permits were issued during the week that ended July 15, and 23 rigs were operating in the Utica Shale. [...]

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  • Oil and Gas Production Rises in the Utica

    July 18, 2017

    Youngstown Business Journal. Oil and gas production in eastern Ohio’s Utica shale is projected to rise next month as exploration activity continues to trend upward in the shale play, according to the latest data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration. EIA’s Drilling Productivity Rep [...]

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  • Forecast for Natural Gas Production Shows 3 Percent a Year Growth

    July 18, 2017

    Kent WKSU 89.7. The U.S. oil and gas industry may be rebounding after nearly four years of decline. The International Energy Agency is now forecasting a nearly 3 percent per year output for the next five years. And, the agency predicts that shale gas will lead the way with the Marcellus and Utica p [...]

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  • Agency Briefs

    July 17, 2017

    Gongwer News Service Ohio. Natural Resources: The Division of Oil and Gas Resources Management reported a total of 2,544 permits had been issued for drilling in the Utica shale, with 2,040 wells drilled and 1,587 wells producing, as of July 8. Click here to view the original article. [...]

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