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Understanding How Chesapeake Energy Is Shorting Royalty Payments

Breeze through the 49 pages of how & why Chesapeake is making ADJUSTMENTS to the Suessenbach Family LP Royalties. Hey, they are doing the same thing at Buck Well 1H. I'm sure this is limited to only a few wells......NOT!!!

IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT

FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA

 

THE SUESSENBACH FAMILY

LIMITED PARTNERSHIP, JAMES S.

SUESSENBACH, and GINA M.

SUESSENBACH, individually and on

behalf of all…

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Posted by Ron Hale on June 29, 2015 at 5:39pm

More Southern Iraq Oil is Starting to Hit the Markets

For the last 10 years, the oil industry in Iraq has been under intense pressure from jihadist insurgents and many leading oil producers were force to pull out of the region because of fears of safety for their workers, and the locals that lived in the areas according to Energy in Asia.

However, things have begun to change in the South of Iraq, especially in the oil-rich fields of North Rumaila which,…

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Posted by Oil & Gas News on February 4, 2015 at 11:35am

Alternate Fracking and Wastewater Treatment Methods

 

In researching this subject, I discovered a January 16, 2011 article featured in OilOnLine which provides an interesting alternative to conventional fracking techniques.  Virginia based PDN Mountaineer, LLC announded that they have partnered with Utah based Purestream Technology in incorporating their Trilogy system to treat and purify wastewater from their Marcellus operations.  Purestream claims to be able to alleviate the environmental impact of hydraulic fracturing by…

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Posted by John H on November 17, 2014 at 3:36pm

Understanding the Basics of Ohio Geology



The Trenton Limestone:



The Trenton Limestone and accompanying Black River rocks are important in that they serve as the source for much or all hydrocarbon formation in the Appalachian basin. Generally speaking, the Trenton Limestone serves as a cap rock for the underlying Black River source rocks. Because it is not as thick here in Ohio, it has allowed hydrocarbons formed by the Black River group to migrate naturally into the Utica/Pt. Pleasant. To the East, in West Virginia…

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Posted by John H on July 22, 2014 at 1:17am

Column: Saudi Arabia and New Mexico: oil price threat

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Posted by Bob Perkins on November 20, 2014 at 6:32pm

Chesapeake Energy Royalty Statement Decoded

*Oil, Gas and Natural Gas Liquids are sold well below market value to Affiliate (Chesapeake Energy) then a royalty is paid. The product is then sold on open market for a fair market price. An investigation will show that all royalty paying sales by CHK are by the same route, a bogus sale. The Royalty Statement admits to this activity which fits the definition of Theft By Deception per Ohio Revised Code.



*Natural Gas is used by Chesapeake free of charge as stated on Royalty statement.… Continue

Posted by Ron Hale on November 7, 2014 at 12:12pm — 3 Comments

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Cheryl replied to Undecided About Oil's discussion 'DYE Well - Royalty scam ...'
"First question: How do you know that CHK is selling to CEMI? Do you have physical evidence? Question 2: How do you know how much CEMI is selling your Nat. Gas for on the market? Do you have documentation, and will you share it? If landowners want to…"
8 minutes ago
Dave Miller replied to GM's discussion 'Dave Miller's XTO deductions post deleted?' in the group Butler County, PA
"  GM & LewPa, I am still around fellas. I don't know what happened to the post. I didn't delete it. It was on the main page. At the time I thought I put it on the Butler County thread. Dave"
26 minutes ago
jonathan M. replied to Undecided About Oil's discussion 'DYE Well - Royalty scam ...'
"David, No one is getting Nymex price including the operators. Specifically in this region. Apparently you did not read the thread. The lease that he is speaking of was from an attorney/landowner group."
46 minutes ago
Mtneer left a comment for RdgRnr
"The attorney we used ended up going to the dark side (gas company). A lot of folks here swear by Smith Butz in Washington County. We had a large group of landowners last go around. We liked bob polander and tim greene (http://www.lmma.com/)...both…"
50 minutes ago
David Morgan replied to Undecided About Oil's discussion 'DYE Well - Royalty scam ...'
"  How many times must people be told to never sign a gas company lease before it sinks in...  Those who were smart enough to have a group or lawyer or both have signed leases with prices to be paid at the well head NYMEX latest prices...…"
1 hour ago
David Morgan replied to Lori Wood's discussion 'Penn Virginia lease about to expire. Land men have come knocking but...'
"  If you land has a right of way and they are interested especially in this glut environment then your a valuable asset that they need you have the advantage  .1. I would tell them your think it over as you have had multiple offers...…"
1 hour ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Ron Hale's discussion 'Natural Gas Liquids - Not Getting Royalties On NGLs? What Are They & What Are They Worth?'
"Looks like waiting it out and seeing what the future brings is still Plan A for us."
2 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Ron Hale's discussion 'Natural Gas Liquids - Not Getting Royalties On NGLs? What Are They & What Are They Worth?'
"Now you write : 'The point is that the Eskimo is smart enough to know he cannot sell his ice for Miami prices. The intent was not to insult Eskimo intelligence. You're not that smart.' You're not so smart either buddy."
2 hours ago
Jeff Ottaviano and Stephanie McCurry are now friends
2 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Ron Hale's discussion 'Natural Gas Liquids - Not Getting Royalties On NGLs? What Are They & What Are They Worth?'
"Have to be offered a lease before we can refuse it, Charley. Regarding price - the Henry Hub Natural Gas Price has been used extensively in the past from what I've read (I guess that's what you mean by 'some theoretical city gate…"
2 hours ago
Charley - KY replied to Ron Hale's discussion 'Natural Gas Liquids - Not Getting Royalties On NGLs? What Are They & What Are They Worth?'
"The point is that the Eskimo is smart enough to know he cannot sell his ice for Miami prices.  You're not that smart."
2 hours ago
Charley - KY replied to Ron Hale's discussion 'Natural Gas Liquids - Not Getting Royalties On NGLs? What Are They & What Are They Worth?'
"Here's something I don't understand......why won't you answer my question about BOE / being paid by the BTU content without deductions from royalty and how it relates to leasing these days ? Are there such leases constructed these…"
3 hours ago
RdgRnr left a comment for Mtneer
"Yea this lease is pretty bad maybe because of this Shale Land Services folks. It's a non surface lease with a granting clause that gives away every right you have other than to own the land and pay taxes. It even grants surface operations. So…"
3 hours ago
Charley - KY replied to Ron Hale's discussion 'Natural Gas Liquids - Not Getting Royalties On NGLs? What Are They & What Are They Worth?'
"Royalty owners are paid for the Btu content. The Btu content of NG is not worth as much as Btu from oil. Price of a barrel of oil has nothing directly to do with the price of an equivalent number of Btu from NG.  You remain uneducated on how…"
3 hours ago
Mike Herceg replied to Theresa Kolk's discussion 'Tioga Co. Pipeline(s)...anyone have info?'
"Thanks for the detail John on this subject"
4 hours ago
Jeffrey Fort replied to Bert Ault's discussion 'Selling Royalties'
"First, let's use the correct name. "Minerals" are what's in the ground. It is an interest in real estate. In contrast, a "royalty" is what is created by a lease in the form of a payment, by the lessee, or a percentage…"
4 hours ago
 
 
 

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