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wells are being shut in 12 Replies

Started by bobt in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Brian Powers 1 hour ago.

All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry. 4 Replies

Started by Zack Jameson in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Keith Mauck (Site Publisher) 1 hour ago.

Meter/valve site for Rover.....what's it worth? 1 Reply

Started by Zack Jameson in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Mike Murphy 2 hours ago.

Noble County, west of I77 Belle Valley area 3 Replies

Started by jc smith in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Joseph-Ohio 2 hours ago.

Mineral Rights Sales Survey 3 Replies

Started by Keith Mauck (Site Publisher) in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Keith Mauck (Site Publisher) 2 hours ago.

Sudden reduction in royalty check 4 Replies

Started by robert c miller in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Frank Walker 2 hours ago.

Property in 2 units 34 Replies

Started by Mlmc3475 in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Joseph-Ohio 12 hours ago.

One unit with two O&G companies and both have a different unit acreage 3 Replies

Started by Flowerchild in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Dexter Green 12 hours ago.

Belmont County Ohio to get Cracker ??????? 11 Replies

Started by searcherone in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by searcherone 16 hours ago.

Total investigating Chesapeake 36 Replies

Started by Jim Lawrence in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Jeff Kerr 18 hours ago.

Tax on the sale of leases 2 Replies

Started by William P.Milchak in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by William P.Milchak 22 hours ago.

lawrence co ky 7 Replies

Started by roadbuilder in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by Billy Jack Rockefeller yesterday.

Wetzel county 8 Replies

Started by Lisa Marie Higginbotham Bailey in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by jason irvine yesterday.

New King Of The Hill Oil & Gas Well In Noble Co. 13 Replies

Started by Frank Long in General Shale Discussions. Last reply by G.H. yesterday.

Stalder well

Started by Cathy J Zimmerman in General Shale Discussions yesterday.

Temporary Line Wefler Well Monroe County

Started by Old School Driller Descendant in General Shale Discussions on Wednesday.

REX ENERGY Q&A 37 Replies

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On The Lighter Side: Hangin With Chipmunk Energy ceo Uncle Bob 3 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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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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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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Jules Bartlett replied to Jules Bartlett's discussion 'Who pays for moving pipeline to build a barn?'
"We are located in New York State in Chautauqua County, near Lake Erie. The Gas Well Co. has quoted $1,200.00 to move the pipeline at the front of the property over a few feet to the side property line.  Seems kind of pricey for that not to…"
28 minutes ago
Scott Brownfield posted a status
"Read my message below it explains what county and what gas company owns it"
39 minutes ago
Brian Powers replied to bobt's discussion 'wells are being shut in'
"I would not ignore the possibility that the wells are weak producers that benefit from periodic shut-in periods to build up pressure. After a finite period of time (hours to days), the wells are returned to production, and the extra pressure helps…"
1 hour ago
Donald replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry.'
"Mike is right, you have been bought out. take your money and move on."
1 hour ago
Nancy Mosley replied to Robert lee Evans jr's discussion 'Freeland unit' in the group Tyler County, WV
"To Thomas Booth: I can't figure out how to put a reply under your comment from May 21: Thank you for this response and information. The forced pooling situation is pretty complicated. There are some threads on it on this forum and others. Would…"
1 hour ago
Mike Murphy replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'Meter/valve site for Rover.....what's it worth?'
"get all you can because you will pay property taxes on it for the rest of your life and rover will have control of it   the same thing with ROW"
2 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to jc smith's discussion 'Noble County, west of I77 Belle Valley area'
"I think they know how to get it if they want it - and if they want it they'll get it. Asset management / market conditioning / market matching. Also picking the lower hanging fruit 1st has a lot to do with it I think. Good luck we need it."
2 hours ago
Mike Murphy replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry.'
"You should be being paid for well pads and right of ways crossing your land .......that is way they pay you for these things so they can use your land .......so it seems to me you have allowed the oil and gas companies to take over your land and…"
2 hours ago
Frank Walker replied to robert c miller's discussion 'Sudden reduction in royalty check'
""Crosstalk" between wells, and between units, has been of interest to me for years.  The gas companies do not like to discuss this topic because there is not much they can do about it, and because landowners are justified in their…"
2 hours ago
Mike Murphy replied to robert c miller's discussion 'Sudden reduction in royalty check'
"my question is did your production jump up right after  they fracked the other well  .......that would tell me the two fracs overlaped each other ......but i still dont see how your well will come back to what it was  "
3 hours ago
Jeff S replied to Keith Mauck (Site Publisher)'s discussion 'Mineral Sales Survey'
"Thanks for the info Pat. My neighbor got 15,000 per acre for a small parcel with 20% royalty albeit this was in 2014 when oil was high. I have been offcially offered $8000 per acre without talking or negotiating with anyone. I seem to be…"
3 hours ago
A discussion started by clyde vanhoose was featured

what is the going rate for pipeline easements.

Marathon is wanting to cross my land in Harrison county. Just checking on the going rates. See More
3 hours ago
robert c miller replied to robert c miller's discussion 'Sudden reduction in royalty check'
" He said the pressure should equal out eventually. Unclear to me as well."
3 hours ago
Frank Walker replied to robert c miller's discussion 'Sudden reduction in royalty check'
"I think it is possible commencement of production in a nearby well, or unit, could impact production of your well.  Why production in your well would recover over time is not clear to me."
3 hours ago
Frank Walker replied to Zack Jameson's discussion 'All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry.'
"Hi Zack Are you a surface-only owner?  Or did you own your mineral rights, too, and lease your land for natural gas development?"
3 hours ago
Mike Stephens replied to Mike Stephens's discussion 'Lepley Well Pad Ready to go!' in the group Belmont County, OH
"There is a rumor of a pad on the Ballentine property near the road to Alledonia"
4 hours ago
 
 
 

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