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President's Keystone Veto Stands 16 Replies

Started by Joseph-Ohio in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Joseph-Ohio 15 minutes ago.

Unbelievable 6 Replies

Started by Jim White in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Ron Hale 40 minutes ago.

GASFRAC Using Butane/Mineral Oil to Frack Utica Well 68 Replies

Started by searcherone in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Joseph-Ohio 4 hours ago.

Low Price of O/G: Will Drilling Continue? 73 Replies

Started by Susan A Tippel in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Philip Brutz 7 hours ago.

4th QTR Ohio Production by County 2 Replies

Started by Booger in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Booger 8 hours ago.

Northern Utica Action 1 Reply

Started by Philip Thackray in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Philip Thackray 10 hours ago.

BP Sold ALOV Leases 1 Reply

Started by George in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Craig Stull 11 hours ago.

Statoil - Anyone else not receive their February Royalty Check? 2 Replies

Started by Tammy Jackson in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Matthew Santiago 23 hours ago.

AEU BACKS OUT OF PALOMA PARTNERS III DEAL. 11 Replies

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University of North Carolina Study on Labor and Shale Gas Development 2 Replies

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Rice Energy fails to pay bonus money on Greene County Leases 36 Replies

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Lawsuit 1 Reply

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Please write all WV Senators regarding HB 2688 forced pooling 1 Reply

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Lost dog in Guernsey County on Bridgewater Rd 2 Replies

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Bradford Co units map update Feb 2015

Started by Wayne Miller in General Shale Discussions on Wednesday.

Gatherco, Inc in "Play"? 12 Replies

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Another "backer" for Pooling bill HB2688 in Wv. 5 Replies

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$$ for temporary water line 4 Replies

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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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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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Low Ball

   Has Antero tried to low ball anyone by offering to pay royalties based on net production instead of gross production even though the contract clearly states that payment is to be made based on gross production

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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.



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Joseph-Ohio replied to Joseph-Ohio's discussion 'President's Keystone Veto Stands'
"It is an international endeavor / agreement after all. Shouldn't be trivialized IMHO."
15 minutes ago
wyalusing jim replied to Tim's discussion 'Tioga PA: North Central Utica Well Results from Seneca Resources: 22.7MMcf'
"does anyone know what the best Marcellus results in tioga county were? wj"
22 minutes ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Joseph-Ohio's discussion 'President's Keystone Veto Stands'
"Hate to even think it but maybe the whole thing is just generated for argument's sake / a political football / a big pee-pee contest designed to waste time. How sick would that be ?"
23 minutes ago
Ron Hale replied to Jim White's discussion 'Unbelievable'
"Update from Buck Well 1H!!! For March our "Rationed" Royalty hit an all time low of $45 per acre per month. Oil sold for $30 to $37 a barrel to CEMI Chesapeake Marketing Inc, which is definitely not an Arms Length Sale at Fair Market Value…"
40 minutes ago
Ron Hale left a comment for Joseph-Ohio
"Joeseph,      If you want to see the spreadsheet and the explanation I wrote to go with it, let me know.   Ron"
44 minutes ago
Ron Hale and Joseph-Ohio are now friends
50 minutes ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Joseph-Ohio's discussion 'President's Keystone Veto Stands'
"Have not heard / read anything about any domestic NGL - Canadian Tar Sand Bitumen co-mingling export disqualifications / prohibitions until your reply Bob."
52 minutes ago
Bob Shaw replied to Joseph-Ohio's discussion 'President's Keystone Veto Stands'
"Ok, 350 jobs is better than 35, for sure, and I have to agree that transporting all production to market in the most efficient and safe manner is good for all concerned, but still not understanding why this particular pipeline is at the top of the…"
59 minutes ago
Bob Shaw replied to Joseph-Ohio's discussion 'President's Keystone Veto Stands'
"Regarding diluents, it was my understanding if there were co-mingled product from United States, that would make the Canadian oil  not eligible for export. I am in Northeastern Noble County. I was sort of hoping to stay away from who is for it…"
1 hour ago
MJ replied to Adal's discussion 'Production' in the group Trumbull County, OH
"So saith the Sage...well said once again my friend! Yes one Blankety Blank of a winter! (I heat with wood) Thanks for the well thought out response to this post. I will keep listening to the winds...nothing new that i have heard has been worth…"
2 hours ago
Sage59 replied to Adal's discussion 'Production' in the group Trumbull County, OH
"Adal. You are correct that the facts represent the reality --- to this point in the process. It is also correct that none of us, including you, know all of the facts. Is it a fact that the three wells sold by BP are operating at full production? You…"
2 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to searcherone's discussion 'GASFRAC Using Butane/Mineral Oil to Frack Utica Well'
"Thanks for the advice Ron. To give you some more insight we're not leased (were leazed earlier but now not). Your reply cautions me about being leased by CHK. Doea that mean that I somehow will be netted by CHK anyway - perhaps force pooled…"
4 hours ago
Ron Hale replied to searcherone's discussion 'GASFRAC Using Butane/Mineral Oil to Frack Utica Well'
"Joeseph,     Buck Well 1H landowners have the best leases in the nation, the ALOV Gross, No deduction leases. Our leases are being ignored by CHK because they are too good. You may have heard that I have my CHK Theft Spreadsheet,…"
5 hours ago
Anne cooper replied to Philip Brutz's discussion 'Millwood Township' in the group Guernsey County, OH
"Good to know. Thanks"
5 hours ago
DANNER DAN replied to Philip Brutz's discussion 'Millwood Township' in the group Guernsey County, OH
"We are about 1 mile north of Quaker City. Just got our lease money from Eclipse. Not sure if we will get drilled right away though. Thanks a lot you guys for all the info you post!!"
6 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to searcherone's discussion 'GASFRAC Using Butane/Mineral Oil to Frack Utica Well'
"I think all Ohio needs is a market, infrastructure and political co-operation (leadership) to allow a market to manifest itself. We need to do whatever it takes to get the politicians to stop stalling and get the show on the road. Forget the…"
6 hours ago
 
 
 

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