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  • Utica Shale Well Activity as of June 3

    June 6, 2017

    New Philadelphia Times Reporter. UTICA SHALE WELL ACTIVITY AS OF JUNE 3 DRILLED: 275 (283 as of last week) DRILLING: 169 (164) PERMITTED: 504 (507) PRODUCING: 1,570 (1,561) TOTAL: 2,518 (2,515)   Three horizontal permits were issued during the week that ended June 3, and [...]

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  • Study Finds More Than $50B In Utica Shale Investment Made Since 2011

    June 5, 2017

    Gongwer News Service – Ohio. The Utica Shale has sparked more than $50 billion in investment in Ohio over the last six years, according to research prepared for JobsOhio. At the same time, mid- and downstream investment in the Utica Shale region has continued to flourish despite a downturn in [...]

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  • Opinion: A Better Way to Protect the Environment, Jobs

    June 5, 2017

    Cincinnati Enquirer. We need smart regulations and we need reasonable laws to protect health and the environment and prevent dishonest business practices. Most everyone acknowledges that. But we also must make sure that the costs of those regulations are justified by the benefits. The reality is th [...]

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  • Builders Report Lots of Construction in Pipelines

    June 5, 2017

    Youngstown Business Journal. The resurgence of oil and gas markets in the Utica and Marcellus shale plays, plus hefty logbooks filled with new commercial construction projects, are keeping contractors and suppliers busy as the building season hits full stride. “We’ve experienced the largest [...]

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  • County Gets First Gas Well in 18 Months

    June 4, 2017

    East Liverpool Review. Columbiana County has its first new gas well site in 18 months. Hilcorp Energy Corp. received a permit May 30 from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources to drill three wells on the Scheel property on state Route 517 in Elkrun Township. Scheel represents the first new pe [...]

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  • Portman Tours Rice Energy Facility in Belmont County

    June 3, 2017

    Steubenville Herald Star. U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, visited the Rice Energy “Son Uva Digger” natural gas drilling site on Centerville-Warnock Road on Thursday to discuss the importance of affordable energy, regulatory reform and job creation and view the new technology in use at the site. [...]

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