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Gas Awakening From U.S. Shale Slumber as LNG Shipments Near 4 Replies

Started by Mike Murphy in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Jim Litwinowicz 59 minutes ago.

Marion Co. WV lease expired 8 Replies

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Chevron Lease Payment 14 Replies

Started by Janet Smith in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Barry D 3 hours ago.

ROYALTY AMOUNTS?

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Aubrey McClendon's New Empire Fights For Survival As Oil Slump Deepens 1 Reply

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TRENTON-BLACK RIVER FORMATION 32 Replies

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Has U.S. oil production started to turn down? 20 Replies

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Pipe line ROW 11 Replies

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Leases in Washington County, PA 7 Replies

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Rosul Unit Fayette County no royalty payment this month. 3 Replies

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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

Jim Litwinowicz replied to Mike Murphy's discussion 'Gas Awakening From U.S. Shale Slumber as LNG Shipments Near'
"As a counterpoint, from this weeks IEA nat gas weekly report; Asia Pacific imports of LNG down in 2015 on mild weather, lower demand for power generation Imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Japan, South Korea, and China, the three largest…"
59 minutes ago
Joseph-Ohio posted a discussion

Read That Senate Passed Crude Export Legislation

Does it now go to the House (or has it been there already) ?Will / can President Obama Veto it ?See More
1 hour ago
Clark Beebe replied to Mike Murphy's discussion 'Gas Awakening From U.S. Shale Slumber as LNG Shipments Near'
"What the analysis is missing is that now that the infrastructure is in place in the Marcellus (i.e., will pads and gathering pipelines), additional capacity can come on line quickly.  Most well pads have one well drilled presently but are…"
2 hours ago
Mike Murphy posted discussions
2 hours ago
Trapper replied to wvlapua 's discussion 'Marion Co. WV lease expired'
"Good points to consider! Many of us may wind up in this situation in the near future , free to form landowner groups. Next time around , though , we will be empowered with knowledge not had before! The gascos may rue the day they let all this land…"
3 hours ago
Barry D replied to Janet Smith's discussion 'Chevron Lease Payment'
"Janet, You need to send them something in writing that states why you believe the lease is expired. Ask for the renewal or a release of lease. Should be sent retuen receitp requested. A good oil and gas attorney could write the letter and expedite…"
3 hours ago
wvlapua replied to wvlapua 's discussion 'Marion Co. WV lease expired'
"Great suggestion Lynn, I will definitely work that into any future contract negotiations. Utica is the future in my area."
3 hours ago
Rick Schultz posted a discussion

ROYALTY AMOUNTS?

OK so I am beating a dead horse as this questions has been asked in the past.  But not having an interest in a well I did not pay too much attention to the previous posts.  Anyway,  I just found out I have a part (a very small part) in a well being…See More
3 hours ago
Janet Smith replied to Janet Smith's discussion 'Chevron Lease Payment'
"Good idea. I will call them on Monday."
4 hours ago
Philip Thackray replied to Janet Smith's discussion 'Chevron Lease Payment'
"Janet, Legal documents must be executed in a "timely" manor.  Have an oil and gas lawyer "stick their lease where the sun don't shine".  On the other hand, it seems that there is no other game "in…"
5 hours ago
S S C replied to Janet Smith's discussion 'Chevron Lease Payment'
"Talk to the company. Landmen are not in the loop most of the time. Their job is just to get you to sign on the dogted line, then they are done."
5 hours ago
Philip Thackray replied to wvlapua 's discussion 'Marion Co. WV lease expired'
"There is a city named Paw Paw and that is where I thought that you were located.  Not close to Barrackville.  Sorry about that. Phil"
6 hours ago
Lynn mudder replied to wvlapua 's discussion 'Marion Co. WV lease expired'
"My one suggestion would be to separate your depths. Only lease Marcellus first, for example, then if later they want the Utica, you can lease that. I believe you may have several layers that you, or your children, may be able to lease at different…"
6 hours ago
wvlapua replied to wvlapua 's discussion 'Marion Co. WV lease expired'
"My land is actually in Barrackville, WV. XTO classified it as paw paw. I suppose bc the closest stream is named paw paw. I don't know anything about the Tunnel, I will have to research it."
6 hours ago
paleface replied to Janet Smith's discussion 'Chevron Lease Payment'
" Shell is a hundred business days.Thats about 4 months."
7 hours ago
Trapper replied to rhcpfan28's discussion 'Royal Dutch Shell plant....any word on how its coming along?' in the group Beaver County, PA
"Yesterday afternoon on the way down 18 I saw there were alot of vehicles parked on the site and across the road dirt was being moved. Like I said on the way back after midnight they were still at it. Craig,I saw what appeared to be bridge foundation…"
8 hours ago
 
 
 

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