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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 — 3 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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Gregory L Cardosi replied to marilyn nesbitt's discussion 'Beaver Co. Renewal' in the group Beaver County, PA
"Well it looks like our lease, and I'm assuming everyone in our "block/grid" won't be renewed by CHK! Lease expires on 9/10. What a bummer. That's the way it goes sometimes."
8 minutes ago
David Cain replied to Shawn Smith's discussion 'Another Excellent Well in Utica Shale Tioga County' in the group Tioga County, PA
"Jack, Thank you for the response. Do you think the wells they will be drilling in Potter county (Sweden township) will be dry as well? Or will they be far enough west to be wet? Appreciate your thoughts. Thanks,Dave"
2 hours ago
Jack Young replied to Shawn Smith's discussion 'Another Excellent Well in Utica Shale Tioga County' in the group Tioga County, PA
"All dry - no liquids."
2 hours ago
David Cain replied to Shawn Smith's discussion 'Another Excellent Well in Utica Shale Tioga County' in the group Tioga County, PA
"Are the Utca wells in Toga county producing wet or dry gas?    "
5 hours ago
Timothy M. Greene and Keith Mauck (Site Publisher) are now friends
7 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Undecided About Oil's discussion 'PTT CEO Arrives in OH to Announce First $100M for Cracker Plant ...'
"I inquired about the same thing above in my initial reply about an hour ago when I wrote : "Maybe they mean no value today ? So, obtain it for nothing (today) store it....and then sell it - for a fortune - once infrastructure - like Transport…"
7 hours ago
A discussion started by Deborah Sherrod was featured

First royalty statement from Antero

Finally received my first royalty statement from Antero (but only for current month, back pay still being processed). I was more than a little shocked to see 50% of my royalties going to fees!!!  I expected maybe 25%.And was wondering why there are…See More
7 hours ago
A discussion started by Tim was featured

Potter County PA --- 3 new Utica Wells Spudded by JKLM ....... and it continues..............

JKLM continues with their exploratory UTICA wells in Potter County, PA.They spudded 3 wells in Sweden Township, Reese Hollow pad.  2015-08-28 JKLM…See More
7 hours ago
A discussion started by Undecided About Oil was featured

Utica Shale near 2,000 Permits and 1,000 Producing Wells

Ohio's Utica Shale is likely to soon surpass another key milestone, with the state reporting that it is just three shy of having issued 2,000 horizontal drilling permits for the play, where nearly 1,000 wells are producing.At the end of last week,…See More
7 hours ago
Ron Hale replied to Charlotte Lied's discussion 'Anyone catch Mark Mills on C-Span last night? Excellent news for most of us, in my humble option.'
"Mark, Ron Hale, Disappointed Landowner: I have a two part question concerning Landowner royalty theft in the US. 1)      Could you comment on the morality of ignoring the underpayment of royalties to the Nations landowners…"
7 hours ago
A discussion started by william Allen. Ladd was featured

Need to have a little information concerning pipelines

A few minutes ago a young man stopped by to ask about running pipeline across my property. It was just a preliminary questioning about how or where the drilling company will put a gathering line between wells and then to a larger line to wheverever.…See More
7 hours ago
Robert Bond replied to Booger's discussion 'Ohio Q2 production w/$$- sort and filter'
"Have seen royalty statements for wells that the state list as producing a lot of oil.  The statement lists no oil even though they have a code on the form for oil.  The list plant product sold by the gallon and condensate sold by the…"
8 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Undecided About Oil's discussion 'PTT CEO Arrives in OH to Announce First $100M for Cracker Plant ...'
"Also, I'm reading elsewhere on these pages that 'Deductions' are being charged against landowner / lessor royalty for the removal of the NGLs from the Natural Gas to enable bargain basement sales (of the Natural Gas). To me, if all…"
8 hours ago
Mike Fulper replied to Undecided About Oil's discussion 'PTT CEO Arrives in OH to Announce First $100M for Cracker Plant ...'
"A company in Thailand... rated #94......has  FIVE BILLION ?   US dollors...  to spend....?? I don't think so.... has to be a Front company for China Russia ? or someone other then a US company.....all this Foreign…"
8 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Undecided About Oil's discussion 'PTT CEO Arrives in OH to Announce First $100M for Cracker Plant ...'
"Maybe they mean no value today ? So, obtain it for nothing (today) store it....and then sell it - for a fortune - once infrastructure - like Transport Pipelines and Ethane Cracker Plants - come on line later ? Could that be the tact ?"
9 hours ago
Mike Murphy replied to Dana L Jacobs's discussion 'Greene County Pa Scott's Run 591340'
"How what works??????"
11 hours ago
 
 
 

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