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Ohio Leased Landowners must read. 67 Replies

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radioactivity in fracking wastewater 8 Replies

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All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry. 16 Replies

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Huge increase in industrial use of nat gas 1 Reply

Started by Jim Litwinowicz in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Tim 11 hours ago.

what is the going rate for pipeline easements. 16 Replies

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Royalties per acre. 3 Replies

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Beaver County Renewal 21 Replies

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Pro fracing documentary needs our help

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abandonment clause/ to be or not to be? 10 Replies

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A New Effort on GMS: A Mineral Sales Survey 8 Replies

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Magnum Hunter/Selling 5K acres Tyler Co WV 175 Replies

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Wetzel county 10 Replies

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Meter/valve site for Rover.....what's it worth? 6 Replies

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Tax on the sale of leases 7 Replies

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Property in 2 units 44 Replies

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wells are being shut in 20 Replies

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REX ENERGY Q&A 39 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.

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

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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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Dexter Green replied to Paul Butler's discussion 'Range scrambles to raise cash to keep lights on--gets some more rope/saved by the Red Chinese!'
"The only people with less of an understanding of debt and shale economics than American companies are the Chinese.  Nice to see that RRC found the greater fool."
2 hours ago
Kathi Albertson replied to Robert Bond's discussion 'Ohio Leased Landowners must read.'
"But where is this in the budget bill? I can't find it and the state rep. acted like it wasn't there."
2 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Robert Bond's discussion 'Ohio Leased Landowners must read.'
"Biggest thing that's always bothered me about the forced pooling / forced unitization rule changes as explained is that if any one feature of an existing lease can be thrown out, is what else might also be thrown out (should the ODNR Gas &…"
2 hours ago
Dan replied to Paul Heckbert's discussion 'radioactivity in fracking wastewater'
"If frack water or drill mud hits a certain mark for radiation then it should be dealt with in a specific manor as deemed safe today. Bashing the industry only takes away from identifying and holding the ones who ignor standards intentionally. If you…"
3 hours ago
Trapper replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry.'
"But once the pads are drilled and producing the quiet returns and you can sit on your porch and listen to the sound of gold jingling in your pockets! I would love to see the night glow of numerous flares flickering against my bedroom window. You…"
3 hours ago
rmc replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry.'
"I'd say everything one needs to learn about negotiating a ROW has already been covered here on GMS at one time or another. With that said if you don't like horse trading or simply aren't good at it hire someone or a firm to do it for…"
3 hours ago
JD Stillwater replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry.'
"I think you may have missed the part where I mentioned the pipelines with their pre-approved powers of eminent domain. It's not a sale when you don't have a choice - it's robbery with compensation. Also, even those who refuse to sell…"
3 hours ago
Kathi Albertson replied to Robert Bond's discussion 'Ohio Leased Landowners must read.'
"After a search of what I believe is the current version of the budget bill, I found a section referring to mandatory pooling (1509.27) on pages 517-519. I see no reference to land held by a previous lease as mentioned by Mr. Wenger. Am I looking in…"
3 hours ago
Cat replied to FairMktValue's discussion 'Middlesex Twp. Zoneing Challange Geyer Well et al' in the group Butler County, PA
4 hours ago
Cat replied to RB's discussion 'What's going on with Middlesex Township in Butler County?' in the group Butler County, PA
4 hours ago
MJ replied to Paul Heckbert's discussion 'radioactivity in fracking wastewater'
"Ron, Frack water has been sprayed on road surfaces for decades and dumped into streams and rivers for longer than either of us has been alive.  I am not saying this has been or is right, but the sense of WTF? is really uncalled for.  Where…"
4 hours ago
Kathi Albertson replied to Robert Bond's discussion 'Ohio Leased Landowners must read.'
"Does anyone know if this part of the budget made it out of the house and into the Senate? I tried to talk about it to my representative this morning and he said tha I must have misunderstood it because the unitization bill that was passed was…"
4 hours ago
Zack Jameson replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry.'
"The terrain dictated where the pipelines would go. Without my property it would be impossible to go anywhere around me. What if I would have say no....not interested! I'm totally serious....there is no way around me. Rover and Leach Express are…"
5 hours ago
Ron Hale replied to Paul Heckbert's discussion 'radioactivity in fracking wastewater'
"Paul,      I read one case where several women were complaining about radioactivity in frack water being used to spray the roads for ice control. The court told them they could no longer discuss this topic. Well there is…"
5 hours ago
Trapper replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry.'
"http://gomarcellusshale.com/forum/topics/what-is-the-going-rate-for-pipeline-easements?id=2274639%3ATopic%3A676937&page=2#comments Since you're in such a hotspot with pipelines crisscrossing all over your land, maybe you could post some…"
8 hours ago
Paul Butler posted a discussion

Range scrambles to raise cash to keep lights on--gets some more rope/saved by the Red Chinese!

Red Necks and the Red Chinese.  The irony is rich!Clint Murchison and the other Ft. Worth John Birchers have to be spinning in their graves.…See More
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