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Bank acts suspicious....so funny! 15 Replies

Started by Zack Jameson in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Frank Walker 8 minutes ago.

Future royalties/decline rate....something to ponder 6 Replies

Started by Zack Jameson in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Mike Fulper 2 hours ago.

Anti-Drilling Gun Shooting at Well Site? 16 Replies

Started by D L T in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Jacob Fewx 4 hours ago.

Bush Royalty LP Butler county Pa., Center twp 3 Replies

Started by Robert Allingham in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Janice L. Hancharick 6 hours ago.

Is production being choked back 2 Replies

Started by Jim White in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Janice L. Hancharick 6 hours ago.

Antero lease offer 17 Replies

Started by Mark in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Janice L. Hancharick 6 hours ago.

option to extend lease with gas company 29 Replies

Started by kit in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by dennis elias 8 hours ago.

Division Order from Rice Energy 1 Reply

Started by Gunner Ostergard in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by DONNA M SELLERS 8 hours ago.

Chesapeake....what happened? 7 Replies

Started by Zack Jameson in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Joseph-Ohio 8 hours ago.

Antero Wanting to Top Lease 5 Replies

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HELP- new renewal Range Resource lease offered 43 Replies

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Does anyone have any tips for buying an oil/gas lease? 19 Replies

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Oil gas rights vs mineral rights 23 Replies

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Eminent Domain Mineral Rights given Back to LandOwners? 12 Replies

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Nornew / Norse energy , NY 12 Replies

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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.

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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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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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Frank Walker replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'Bank acts suspicious....so funny!'
"Agreed.  Having cash money today is akin to painting a bulls-eye on your back.  And that includes even sums well below $10K.  It is best to avoid such things. Incidentally, pursuant to events of 9/11/2001, and for anyone unaware: The…"
8 minutes ago
Tim added a discussion to the group Upshur County, WV
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Good day, Is there any current activity in Upshur county?  Leasing, drilling, mineral rights transactions?Or is county very quiet?See More
24 minutes ago
patrick replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'Bank acts suspicious....so funny!'
"Be careful the Feds have been known to freeze bank accounts. Some folks in Mi. had a diner and deposited numerous deposits of  money just under ten k because that was all they were insured for. Feds came in and frooze their accounts.Took a…"
30 minutes ago
craig replied to Mtn Jack's discussion 'Long time waiting!' in the group Beaver County, PA
"When did you receive the division orders needing signed? The Rolling Acre folks hadn't received theirs as of mid last week. I told them the six months is up real soon, so they would hear soon. Six months seems the maximum they can go producing…"
1 hour ago
Jack Young replied to Tim's discussion 'Watkins production Jan 2015' in the group Tioga County, PA
"Always looking for an excuse, aren't you? Why not plot the declines and see if they look natural. If pipeline capacity was an overriding issue, you would see significant seasonal variation, with increased sales at certain times of the…"
2 hours ago
mlb replied to Mtn Jack's discussion 'Long time waiting!' in the group Beaver County, PA
"I mailed in a division order for the maga unit.  Size jumped a couple hundred acres in that unit. Nothing back yet.  I did tell them in an email that " my lease says free of cost and the price is to be the the higher of prices whether…"
2 hours ago
Mike Fulper replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'Future royalties/decline rate....something to ponder'
"Most of the horizontal fracked OIL wells in SE Ohio drop off real quick All you have to do is read the ODNR quarterly report Over my way the wells drop off 80% in 6 months... but will produce at a low rate for years.... The GAS wells I think over…"
2 hours ago
Tim replied to Tim's discussion 'Watkins production Jan 2015' in the group Tioga County, PA
"Appreciate you confirming that is was a mere statement. anyone have any specifics on the pipelines the neal, gee, and watkins are connected into?  If they are in fact competing for capacity, that would partly explain the lower level of…"
2 hours ago
Jacob Fewx replied to D L T's discussion 'Anti-Drilling Gun Shooting at Well Site?'
"Be careful what you ask for...If it is report it may empower other environmental extremist to do copycat versions of this.   "
4 hours ago
Finnbear replied to RITA KERR's discussion 'Lawsuits in Ohio and Supreme Court of Ohio regarding Mineral Rights Holders'
"According to ORC 5301.56, you have at least 30 days after the notice is posted in the newspaper to respond to it."
5 hours ago
Zack Jameson replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'Future royalties/decline rate....something to ponder'
"wyalusing jim Your words ave very encouraging. I'm gonna have to say that you gave a very good answer because I feel the same way. A gut instinct perhaps? My thinking is, millions upon millions of dollars have been invested in putting these…"
5 hours ago
Janice L. Hancharick replied to Robert Allingham's discussion 'Bush Royalty LP Butler county Pa., Center twp'
"CX-Energy negotiates lease deals throughout the Marcellus-Utica play and also sells O&G rights for owners seeking out top deals.  Want to know what's "fair" for your area, use this number 724.933.1311. Ask for Bill Smith ...…"
6 hours ago
Janice L. Hancharick replied to Jim White's discussion 'Is production being choked back'
"Jim check out the other Antero discussions in Top Content today.  There are two.  It will help fill out the picture."
6 hours ago
Janice L. Hancharick replied to Mark's discussion 'Antero lease offer'
"Check out the other Antero discussion in Top Content.  Good info there too!"
6 hours ago
Jack Young replied to Tim's discussion 'Watkins production Jan 2015' in the group Tioga County, PA
"How about explaining your last comment before you ask people for more information, then criticize their answers if they aren't what you want to hear. "However, not my 'claim' that these wells behave as a 'standard…"
6 hours ago
Frank Walker replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'Future royalties/decline rate....something to ponder'
"Really it's like real estate:  location, location, location. The very rich, prime, shale . . . wj likely is correct and should be heeded. Where I am (poorer shale): One unit developed fully (eight wells) circa 2010-2011 started out…"
6 hours ago
 
 
 

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