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Haven't seen anything yet "Rogersville" 7 Replies

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My latest royalty check was the smallest to date ! 18 Replies

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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

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.



*Natural Gas is used by Chesapeake free of charge as stated on Royalty statement.… Continue

Posted by Ron Hale on November 7, 2014 at 12:12pm — 3 Comments

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  • Waters of the US 2015 Rules

    July 9, 2015 from 1pm to 3pm – SwampSchool.org

    On May 27, 2015 the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the US army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced the publication of the Final “Waters of the US” rule.   This new rule encompasses mor

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Latest Activity

Barry D replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'What are we missing here? What are we overlooking?'
"Zack, The Marcellus alone is one of the largest, if not the largest, reserves of natural gas in the world. Yes the decline curve is steep in the first two years but levels off. Here is a decline curve graph courtesy of…"
5 minutes ago
Frank Walker replied to Robert Allingham's discussion 'Selling oil/gas rights vs mineral rights and the confusing hydrocarbon deed to do so.'
"Robert Your lease eradicates my concern.  Thank you for clarifying your situation. If you had no lease, and for others, I was going to suggest a NSD (non-surface development) lease.  It's too late for that now.  But a NSD lease,…"
17 minutes ago
Zack Jameson posted a discussion

What are we missing here? What are we overlooking?

If the gas wells seem to deplete so quickly (as it appears to be the case with many of us), then how will there be enough gas to justify all the pipelines and processing plants are they are being constructed? What do the operators / companies know…See More
41 minutes ago
Robert Allingham replied to Robert Allingham's discussion 'Selling oil/gas rights vs mineral rights and the confusing hydrocarbon deed to do so.'
"It is under lease w/ Rex who bought out SWEPI lease. I am in a production unit but just rec'd division order and no royalties to date."
1 hour ago
Robert Allingham replied to Robert Allingham's discussion 'Selling oil/gas rights vs mineral rights and the confusing hydrocarbon deed to do so.'
"Thanks you for the info Philip Brutz."
1 hour ago
Frank Walker replied to Robert Allingham's discussion 'Selling oil/gas rights vs mineral rights and the confusing hydrocarbon deed to do so.'
"Robert My understanding is that you hope to sell your oil and gas rights while retaining your surface rights.  If that is the case, I don't like the way you appear to be going about this.  But I cannot be certain because you have not…"
2 hours ago
Robert Allingham replied to Robert Allingham's discussion 'Selling oil/gas rights vs mineral rights and the confusing hydrocarbon deed to do so.'
"Thanks for your input Jack Young, I value your statements with a lot of weight. You took a load off my shoulders- appreciate it buddy. Have a great day."
2 hours ago
David Allen Lilly replied to Bert Ault's discussion 'Selling Royalties'
"The thing about this site is that once folks start getting royalties they are rarely heard from again. Complicating matters is the various lease terms that are not provided in regards to low royalty payments. All I can tell you is what I intend to…"
2 hours ago
David Allen Lilly replied to Bert Ault's discussion 'Selling Royalties'
"I didn't say that Bert. I said a lot of things that you didn't respond to, why would you respond to something I didn't say ? "
2 hours ago
Ralph cramdon replied to roadbuilder's discussion 'Haven't seen anything yet "Rogersville"'
"Is there any news on leasing activity ? "
4 hours ago
Bert Ault replied to Bert Ault's discussion 'Selling Royalties'
"Anyone have a report of being satisfied with your royalties?"
6 hours ago
Lori Wood replied to Lori Wood's discussion 'Penn Virginia lease about to expire. Land men have come knocking but...'
"Thanks so much, I greatly appreciate your info and advice. I check in with this board often to read any new news posted. We have never done anything like this so we are clueless. This is a great place to come to help understand it all. Thanks…"
14 hours ago
Mike Murphy replied to Gary Castellini's discussion 'Artex: Why so quiet?'
"artex is good for flipping leases and deep rights  and holding a percentage "
15 hours ago
Jack Young replied to Robert Allingham's discussion 'Selling oil/gas rights vs mineral rights and the confusing hydrocarbon deed to do so.'
"Contrary to what you were told, PA law considers shale gas to be "gas", and it's not covered by the term "minerals". Perhaps the potential buyer isn't very knowledgeable in this case. There's no need for this…"
16 hours ago
Jack Young replied to Lori Wood's discussion 'Penn Virginia lease about to expire. Land men have come knocking but...'
"Thanks, Gringo. If their property is inside a potential JKLM unit Lori may do fine, but they are paying far less now (or not leasing at all) in many areas where they were active just a couple months ago. I'm hoping for the best here. We have a…"
16 hours ago
Barry D replied to Bert Ault's discussion 'Selling Royalties'
"Bert, Good"
17 hours ago
 
 
 

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