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  • State a Natural for Growth in Oil, Natural-Gas Wells

    November 21, 2010

    Columbus Dispatch State a Natural for Growth in Oil, Natural-Gas Wells Ohio's oil and natural-gas industry generates more than $3 billion a year, but the account of its humble beginnings sounds like a spoof on The Beverly Hillbillies. In 1814, two real-life Jed Clampetts, Noble County residents [...]

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  • Natural Gas Drilling Hits Milestone

    October 27, 2010

    WKBN Natural Gas Drilling Hits Milestone The first natural gas well was drilled in Ohio 150 years ago. To celebrate that milestone, the industry has started the Ohio Energy Proud campaign to highlight its importance in the state. It employs 75,000 people and supplies billions of cubic feet of nat [...]

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  • Driller Hopes to Reach Deepest Depth in Ohio’s History

    October 26, 2010

    The Intelligencer Driller Hopes to Reach Deepest Depth in Ohio's History David Hill hopes to eventually reach the 13,000- to 14,000-foot range. If he achieves such depth, the well will be the Buckeye State's deepest, as the Ohio Department of Natural Resources website shows the current record at 1 [...]

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  • New Belmont County Well May Be Deepest in Ohio

    October 21, 2010

    WTOV New Belmont County Well May Be Deepest in Ohio A new gas well in Belmont County near Bridgeport, may soon be the deepest in Ohio. David Hill, a local natural gas producer and owner of David Hill Inc., owns and operates 300 wells in Ohio and West Virginia... [...]

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  • Drilling Takes Attention to Safety

    October 16, 2010

    Marietta Times Drilling Takes Attention to Safety There are many benefits of oil and natural gas drilling, such as the jobs that are created in the industry, the many ways in which natural gas and crude oil can be used and the royalty payments that landowners receive when wells on their property [...]

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  • Natural Gas’ Bright Future

    October 16, 2010

    Marietta Times Natural Gas' Bright Future "Booms in gas and oil are brought about by two things: changes in technology and gas and oil prices," Marty Miller, Alliance Petroleum, said. "The change in technology is what is bringing the current boom north and east of us, but the price and demand (for [...]

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