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Remove free gas clause from lease agreement at a flat dollar amount 17 Replies

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My Latest OpEd: Obama's War On Fossil Fuels Affecting Royalty Owners 1 Reply

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Collusion ? Government Favoring (Private) Renewable Energy Industry ? 9 Replies

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Decimal calculations ? 1 Reply

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Saudi Arabia may go broke before the US oil industry buckles 142 Replies

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Rex Energy Stock 36 Replies

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Little Brother To The Utica And Marcellus 8 Replies

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Except for Utica U.S. natural gas production waning 3 Replies

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Regulating methane, which is leaking faster than thought 16 Replies

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Another possible downstream project in the Utica or Marcellus 5 Replies

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Royalty Amounts 19 Replies

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Political taxation

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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 — 2 Comments

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

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August 24

Monday

Latest Activity

Paul Martinelli commented on Ron Hale's blog post 'Understanding How Chesapeake Energy Is Shorting Royalty Payments'
"hmmm...when do we expect this to go to trial?"
38 minutes ago
Joe Bezel replied to Da Gammie's discussion 'Remove free gas clause from lease agreement at a flat dollar amount'
"That is pretty much my language too.  It is a nice little chunk of change that comes in regularly, regardless of how much or how little the well produces."
40 minutes ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Keith Mauck (Site Publisher)'s discussion 'My Latest OpEd: Obama's War On Fossil Fuels Affecting Royalty Owners'
"GREAT 'OpEd' (on the Dailey Caller) Keith ! GREAT Post here on GMS ! Thank you for voicing / writing ! We need to get the word out and yours is a powerful voice. Renewables promoted by government and Natural Gas not - isn't at all…"
50 minutes ago
Matthew Alan replied to Matthew Alan's discussion 'Hancock has zero active wells, hundreds of unleased acres. Monetize now' in the group Hancock County, WV
"I couldn't buy Minerals"
2 hours ago
Booger replied to Da Gammie's discussion 'Remove free gas clause from lease agreement at a flat dollar amount'
"this is straight from a current CHK lease........and yes, it is a solid group lease."
2 hours ago
Todd replied to Matthew Alan's discussion 'Hancock has zero active wells, hundreds of unleased acres. Monetize now' in the group Hancock County, WV
"All, Matthew Alan has befriended me and thinks that drilling is over 20 years away in Hancock County, yet he wants to buy minerals in Hancock!  It that logical? He won't bet me that Hancock will see multiple wells drilled next…"
2 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Joseph-Ohio's discussion 'Collusion ? Government Favoring (Private) Renewable Energy Industry ?'
"Why is it that leadership positions are always filled by those who seem / appear to care nothing about our domestic well being / economy / citizenry prosperity and instead, seem to care more / tremendously about all of those things in reference…"
3 hours ago
John Capwell commented on Ron Hale's blog post 'Understanding How Chesapeake Energy Is Shorting Royalty Payments'
"Interesting read."
3 hours ago
John Capwell replied to william Allen. Ladd's discussion 'Need to have a little information concerning pipelines' in the group Tioga County, PA
"Jack: and I have real world experience in this issue too. I think we would be best served if you would point to specifics when "scare mongering" is suggested. As a rural land owner who has a pipeline across a portion of my land I am well…"
3 hours ago
Zoner replied to PHILIP ANGELO's discussion 'Decimal calculations ?'
"your acres in unit (divided by) total acres in unit (times) your royalty percentage = your decimal interest say you have 20 acres in a 640 acre unit with a 20% lease  20 / 640 x .20 = .00625"
5 hours ago
PHILIP ANGELO posted a discussion

Decimal calculations ?

an anyone tell me how decimal calculations are done.See More
5 hours ago
Jack Young replied to william Allen. Ladd's discussion 'Need to have a little information concerning pipelines' in the group Tioga County, PA
"And what's fair is a two way street. Your comment was "So you can say no. If you are part of a unit and they need to find another route for their pipeline, that may be the best choice." and that's not an acceptable position in my…"
5 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Joseph-Ohio's discussion 'Collusion ? Government Favoring (Private) Renewable Energy Industry ?'
"Frank Walker,Thank you you for the link to (our publisher's) Keith Mauck's letter.His letter says it ALL (pertaining to the most severe damage to our domestic energy structure) that has already been done and is being contemplated /…"
6 hours ago
John Capwell replied to william Allen. Ladd's discussion 'Need to have a little information concerning pipelines' in the group Tioga County, PA
"Society does need infrastructure but at fair terms. Please do not tell someone that they are being a "free rider" because the agreements terms and payment are fair for society and unfair for the individual. A member of society does not…"
6 hours ago
laura left a comment for laura
"Looking for company in need of water for fracing in or around guernsey county oh...I have an abundance amount."
6 hours ago
Jack Young replied to william Allen. Ladd's discussion 'Need to have a little information concerning pipelines' in the group Tioga County, PA
"If nobody allows pipelines to cross their land, there will be no gas production. Anyone who just "says no" to a pipeline but is willing to collect royalties from the wells the pipelines serve becomes the classic "free rider" of…"
7 hours ago
 
 
 

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