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Once Burned, Twice Shy? Utica Shale Touted to Investors 11 Replies

Started by Mike Murphy in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Frank Walker 1 minute ago.

Renewing leases in Columbiana County? 3 Replies

Started by Jim Pollock in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Keith Mauck (Site Publisher) 12 minutes ago.

fresh water impoundment station 2 Replies

Started by Bill Leaseburg in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Matt 1 hour ago.

Compensation for an addendum?

Started by Bonnie Beem in General Shale Discussions 10 hours ago.

Actual Sale Price of Selling OGM in Marcellus area 12 Replies

Started by Shawn Smith in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Charles Randolph 11 hours ago.

How much have your property taxes gone up on your oil & gas land in WV ? 1 Reply

Started by Zack Jameson in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by DEBORAH L. SCHWEIZER 12 hours ago.

Marion Co. WV lease expired 11 Replies

Started by wvlapua in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by wvlapua 13 hours ago.

What is a fair royalty percentage in your opinion? 5 Replies

Started by Zack Jameson in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Frank Walker 13 hours ago.

Pipe line ROW 14 Replies

Started by DGS in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Corvette 14 hours ago.

ROYALTY VS. BONUS MONEY 4 Replies

Started by mike4t in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Mike Murphy 16 hours ago.

how can i find info.. if i am in a unit..

Started by richard campbell in General Shale Discussions 16 hours ago.

fresh water impoundment station

Started by Bill Leaseburg in General Shale Discussions 19 hours ago.

Rosul Unit Fayette County no royalty payment this month. 7 Replies

Started by Greg. Zborovancik in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by David Detwiler 19 hours ago.

TRENTON-BLACK RIVER FORMATION 33 Replies

Started by Trapper in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Bob Donaghy 20 hours ago.

Modification of oil and gas lease in regards to "pooling" 3 Replies

Started by Stephen Bush in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Stephen Bush 20 hours ago.

Gas Awakening From U.S. Shale Slumber as LNG Shipments Near 5 Replies

Started by Mike Murphy in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by John Capwell 21 hours ago.

Stalder Well

Started by Cathy J Zimmerman in General Shale Discussions 21 hours ago.

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Weak gas infrastructure fueling Utica's struggles

"So, when drillers elsewhere were getting maybe $2.75 per mcf for their gas, in Ohio: “On July 4, I saw Utica gas sell for 64 cents,” said Ohio Oil and Gas Association executive vice president Shawn Bennett in a recent interview.

To be fair, that’s a strikingly painful price, even for the Utica. But that same day in mid-July, Bennett looked up the price of Utica gas while the Henry Hub price was $2.80, and found that Ohio drillers were only getting about $1.12 for their gas. That’s…

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Posted by Bob Shaw on July 25, 2015 at 5:43am

Government Officials That You Can Contact About Ohio’s Fraud

US Department Of Justice     http://www.justice.gov/contact-us

1)    US Attorney General Lynch

2)    Fraud FBI Corporate Fraud Hotline 888-622-0117

3)    Report Other Fraud or Public Corruption

Call FBI Hotline 800-CALL-FBI (800-225-5324)

4)    Report…

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Posted by Ron Hale on July 23, 2015 at 4:39pm — 1 Comment

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

Events

August 24

Monday

Latest Activity

Frank Walker replied to Mike Murphy's discussion 'Once Burned, Twice Shy? Utica Shale Touted to Investors'
"I'm not getting the big deal here.  In light of Obama's announcement yesterday, the vast majority of even Marcellus gas will remain in situ.  I doubt there ever will be need for Utica gas and other such non-Marcellus gas.…"
1 minute ago
Matt replied to Bill Leaseburg's discussion 'fresh water impoundment station'
"My neighbors have one, and were paid a set amount per acreage that the impoundment took up.  So, if it takes up say 10 acres, it might be $25,000, etc.  Every company price is different I would imagine.  It has nothing to do with how…"
1 hour ago
Harry E. Rose replied to Jim Pollock's discussion 'renewing leases'
"Or at least reigned in."
1 hour ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Jim Pollock's discussion 'renewing leases'
"Another twist on lease renewals is perhaps now that forced pooling / forced unitization in Ohio exists perhaps instead of renewing they may choose to let the lease expire and force the previously leased land / mineral owner into a less desire able…"
1 hour ago
Jim Pollock posted a discussion

renewing leases

I signed a 5 year lease with the option to extend another 3 years with Trinity which was actually chesapeak in the fall of 2010. My land is in northern Columbiana county. Does anyone know if they will be renewing these leases?See More
2 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Mike Murphy's discussion 'Once Burned, Twice Shy? Utica Shale Touted to Investors'
"yeah, i've been interpretting the same thing (about the whole play seemingly being stalled) and I know about 'none up north to count' and I wrote my thoughts / guessres as to why. good luck to you and to all of us mikse - i think are…"
9 hours ago
Mike Murphy replied to Mike Murphy's discussion 'Once Burned, Twice Shy? Utica Shale Touted to Investors'
"the whole play is stalled but they are still drilling down south 20 rigs running in ohio .......non up north"
9 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Mike Murphy's discussion 'Once Burned, Twice Shy? Utica Shale Touted to Investors'
"btw Mike, how are things goin' on your leases anyway ? drilled yet i wonder ? royalty rolling in yet ? or are things kind of stalled for you also ? i'm still reading on here that alot of folks are feeling hosed on that front. hope it…"
9 hours ago
Bonnie Beem posted a discussion

2nd. lease

Should we expect compensation for an addendum to our original lease? They are talking aboutdrilling for Marcellus & possibly Utica.See More
10 hours ago
Janice L. Hancharick replied to Shawn Smith's discussion 'Actual Sale Price of Selling OGM in Marcellus area' in the group Tioga County, PA
"How long ago did you receive the above offer?  I know of folks who did considerably better with Travis Peak and fairly close to you!  Even the fine print was agreeable."
10 hours ago
Janice L. Hancharick replied to Shawn Smith's discussion 'Actual Sale Price of Selling OGM in Marcellus area' in the group Tioga County, PA
"You hit the nail on the head when you wrote "we are young and can wait for the potential royalties".  While I responded in a different fashion later on in this thread, for the set of circumstances you are in holding on is darn…"
10 hours ago
Nancy Mosley replied to Nancy Mosley's discussion 'Forced pooling again June 2015' in the group WV Land Owners
"Editorial on Forced Pooling, Scott Windom, 7/29/2015 From the Ritchie Gazette, last week. Good article. Good points. "
11 hours ago
Charles Randolph replied to Shawn Smith's discussion 'Actual Sale Price of Selling OGM in Marcellus area'
"I honor the respect given to your pioneering ancestors and their descendants, Mr. Ladd !! May you and your children live to see the fruits of their and your patience and perseverance....."
11 hours ago
DEBORAH L. SCHWEIZER replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'How much have your property taxes gone up on your oil & gas land in WV ?'
"Ohio Co is doing the same thing. Mine increase another 5,000 a year as well."
12 hours ago
joe long replied to mark pavinich's discussion 'Vantage Energy has stopped paying royalties on the Sandrock well in New Freeport, Greene County.'
"good luck i wont tell you what i think of vantage energy i would be banned from this site "
13 hours ago
Melissa Chambers replied to Melissa Chambers's discussion 'Fact or Fiction..........Leasing in Marshall County - ??' in the group Marshall County, WV
"thanks Pete....that's the biggest concern....timing!  Don't know whether to accept at this point in time or wait.  It's all in the game I guess."
13 hours ago
 
 
 

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