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  • Hydraulic fracturing is well-established

    January 10, 2012

    Columbus Dispatch Hydraulic fracturing is well-established In pointing out that there are 170 wastewater-disposal wells still in operation in Ohio, Dispatch Life columnist Joe Blonde made a strong case for a measured response to the 11 earthquakes recently detected near one well... [...]

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  • Learn More About Wells, Earthquakes

    January 6, 2012

    The Intelligencer Learn More About Wells, Earthquakes A seismologist's conclusion an injection well used to dispose of fluids from oil and gas drilling is linked to minor earthquakes in that area should be investigated more thoroughly. [...]

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  • People don’t have to dig deep to invest in shale energy

    January 3, 2012

    Akron Beacon Journal People don't have to dig deep to invest in shale energy  Tapping Ohio's Utica and Marcellus shale thousands of feet below our feet for natural gas and oil will involve spending many, many dollars... [...]

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  • Fracking 101: Schools consider training for potential oil, gas jobs

    January 2, 2012

    Circleville Herald Fracking 101: Schools consider training for potential oil, gas jobs With oil and gas exploration in its initial stages in Southeast Ohio, Athens County institutions are considering curricular changes to meet a potential boom in demand for workers who specialize in those fields. [...]

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  • Gas, oil boom boosts real-estate markets

    December 19, 2011

    Canton Repository Gas, oil boom boosts real-estate markets When they bought Palmantier's Motel in August 2010, Rainie and Earl Sonntag liked the idea of saving a landmark... [...]

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  • Benefits of Shale Gas Outweigh Risks; 8 in 10 Americans Also Connect Natural Gas with Jobs: Deloitte Survey

    December 15, 2011

    PR Newswire Benefits of Shale Gas Outweigh Risks; 8 in 10 Americans Also Connect Natural Gas with Jobs: Deloitte Survey A majority of Americans think developing natural gas by tapping shale formations offers greater rewards than it does risks, including those associated with hydraulic fracturing, [...]

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