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Does anyone have any tips for buying an oil/gas lease? 16 Replies

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HELP- new renewal Range Resource lease offered 41 Replies

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Rover Pipeline files against Landowner in Monroe Co. Ohio 35 Replies

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$14,500.00 an acre 50 Replies

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Barto / Kahrig wells

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option to extend lease with gas company 25 Replies

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AEP royalties are a disaster 48 Replies

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Need to know who your morgage is held by when you have a gaslease? 4 Replies

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Shooting at well site 10 Replies

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Sardis District

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Utica boom bust / blew? 22 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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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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Lynn mudder replied to Zoner's discussion 'Has anyone got paid on there Tughill Utica only lease in SW Greene County PA'
"Good for you rmc. We are also in Greene county. We were paid for our first 5 yr lease in 2008, it lapsed, then last year we were paid to lease again with another company. We also separated our Utica, it is still ours to lease in the future if we…"
8 minutes ago
Jack Young replied to Kim S.'s discussion 'Does anyone have any tips for buying an oil/gas lease?'
"When oil prices are high there's a market for used rods and tubing and you can sell good used equipment. Right now the market is poor, however, and there's no reason to believe the stuff in these holes is anything other than junk. You…"
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Paul Butler left a comment for Joseph-Ohio
"Joseph: Good morning from Houston, TX. I am gun shy of social media.  I'm not even on Facebook.  Notwithstanding that, I appreciate your interest in what I have to say and I've always enjoyed your comments.  I joined GMS…"
17 minutes ago
Finnbear replied to Kim S.'s discussion 'Does anyone have any tips for buying an oil/gas lease?'
"Pump jacks can run as long as there is liquid to pump. Their duty cycle and stroke speed is largely dependent on the reservoir they are pumping. As long as there is oil in the bottom of the hole every time the pump strokes down, the jack can keep…"
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Paul Butler and Joseph-Ohio are now friends
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Philip Brutz replied to Philip Brutz's discussion 'American Energy-Utica settles (without Aubrey McClendon’s blessing) with Chesapeake Energy for up to $25M'
"You are correct, but it did have a quote from Aubrey that was not in the other articles:  "apparently chose to settle with Chesapeake before any discovery was taken, evidently for the business purpose of mitigating further damage that…"
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Joseph-Ohio replied to RITA KERR's discussion 'Lawsuits in Ohio and Supreme Court of Ohio regarding Mineral Rights Holders'
"BTW Mr. Butler, I see no 'Friends' at all listed on your 'Profile' page here on GMS. On that basis I sense no offense on your behalf and knno there is none on mine.I see you remain unresponsive to my 'friend request'…"
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mark replied to Terri Betts's discussion 'HELP- new renewal Range Resource lease offered'
"mornin folks  tim tarr is right no surface is the way to go that "pesky" granting clause in the oil and gas lease can give them leverage (surface lease) can let them get there foot in the door and they could use it as leverage if they…"
53 minutes ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to RITA KERR's discussion 'Lawsuits in Ohio and Supreme Court of Ohio regarding Mineral Rights Holders'
"I see you remain unresponsive to my 'friend request' and it puzzles me somewhat. I also see (from your 'Profile' page here) that you're identifying yourself as a 'Gas Professional' with something like 30(+) years…"
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Joseph-Ohio replied to RITA KERR's discussion 'Lawsuits in Ohio and Supreme Court of Ohio regarding Mineral Rights Holders'
"Paul Butler, Wanted to also thank you kindly for posting within and addressing this discussion. Sent you a friend request earlier and standing by for your response. Thank you again. J-O"
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Matt replied to Philip Brutz's discussion 'American Energy-Utica settles (without Aubrey McClendon’s blessing) with Chesapeake Energy for up to $25M'
"This is another news story on what has already been discussed in detail above."
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Corvette replied to searcherone's discussion 'Rover Pipeline files against Landowner in Monroe Co. Ohio'
"Joe, my attorney told me that Sunoco will put one line in now-probably for propane. Then later lay a second one for ethane. I suppose  Sunoco is trying to claim  eminent domain for the propane. Once they get the  ROW  they can…"
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rmc replied to rmc's discussion '$14,500.00 an acre'
"Second bonus check received and deposited"
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Tim Tarr replied to Terri Betts's discussion 'HELP- new renewal Range Resource lease offered'
"You need a "no surface Rights" clause for Maximum leverage. A "no foreign gas" clause in your lease will give you some leverage on "Foreign" gas pipelines. That is pipelines that carry gas not from your unit. These…"
8 hours ago
Joe Bezel replied to searcherone's discussion 'Rover Pipeline files against Landowner in Monroe Co. Ohio'
"Great post, Ed!  An eminent domain taking is about the worst thing a government can do to an innocent citizen; the only thing worse is the government giving that power to a company so they can lock in a fat profit at the expense of the…"
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Kim S. replied to Kim S.'s discussion 'Does anyone have any tips for buying an oil/gas lease?'
"Thank you for your comment. It makes me even more nervous! My reason for even considering this is that I was told that I can have the rod and tubing removed for around $500 for each well. I was going to sell off the rod and tubing and the pump jacks…"
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