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Zombie Oil & Gas Companies--getting short! The reckoning is imminent. 6 Replies

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When Does a Lease Become Effective/Binding 1 Reply

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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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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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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

Posted by Todd Beem on November 20, 2014 at 11:53pm — 1 Comment

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

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dr j replied to James Foster's discussion 'Rig off Rt 11 in Columbiana County' in the group Columbiana County, OH
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brandon replied to brandon's discussion 'Selling Your Minerals??? This is an option to buy aggreement to look at.'
"Joseph,  Why would you be powerless? You are the one in control because you are the one selling/maybe selling. You are only as powerless as you let yourself be.  Keep yourself informed, It obvious that you have already made the right…"
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brandon replied to brandon's discussion 'Selling Your Minerals??? This is an option to buy aggreement to look at.'
"Adam, I thought that that was extremely well said. thank you for your input."
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WTF commented on Elnathan Cory's group 'Mercer County, PA'
"Looks like a 20 inch pipeline that is going in the ground from the Zigo pad to Steister Road processing plant. They must be very confident of those wells to lay the pipeline before they even frac the wells!!"
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james david lamm replied to Paul Butler's discussion 'Zombie Oil & Gas Companies--getting short! The reckoning is imminent.'
"Tim  wti $70.00 by November  remain calm and buy evep."
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Larry F added a discussion to the group Butler County, PA
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Big earthmoving equipment at Shipley site Rt 68

I saw a few flatbeds come in with big earthmoving equipment, now moving a lot of dirt around. Can't see them from the road after a week of activity, I assume they are working in the back.  Neighbors are saying two more pads are permitted there, but…See More
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Jim Litwinowicz replied to Paul Butler's discussion 'Zombie Oil & Gas Companies--getting short! The reckoning is imminent.'
"Good article, Thanks.  It is amazing how money is still be pumped into the game.  I think O & G prices will be low for at least two years.  Too many companies have to keep drilling and they all keep getting more and more…"
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Jim Litwinowicz replied to Matthew Santiago's discussion 'Rex Energy finds Joint Venture Partner for Butler County'
"Certainly good news on two counts.  One is that Rex will keep drilling with a little infusion of cash.The other is that I am sure to new partner took a good look at Rex's results and projections before deciding to do a JV.  That means…"
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Jonathan H replied to brandon's discussion 'Selling Your Minerals??? This is an option to buy aggreement to look at.'
"Thanks, I will."
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Robert Allingham replied to Matthew Santiago's discussion 'Rex Energy finds Joint Venture Partner for Butler County'
"Good point Mathew S., thanks for your opinion. Hopefully others with more info. will chime in also. Have a great day buddy."
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Paul T. Sumler replied to Rick Schultz's discussion 'Blue Racer Midstream Pipeline ROW' in the group Noble County, OH
"Columbia Gas has been out to my place at least three times now surveying and from what I understand the going rate is about $36 a foot."
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Matthew Santiago replied to Matthew Santiago's discussion 'Rex Energy finds Joint Venture Partner for Butler County'
"My guess is that they would willingly take on other partners but they aren't so easy to find at the moment.  It appears to be a buyers market so JV partners can be picky to which assets they acquire.   It was a small cash infusion,…"
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Joseph-Ohio replied to brandon's discussion 'Selling Your Minerals??? This is an option to buy aggreement to look at.'
"Sounds like you've a plan. Good luck to you Jonathan - whether you sell or lease. Keep us posted."
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Philip Thackray replied to John B.'s discussion 'When Does a Lease Become Effective/Binding'
"I have signed four leases and have always been paid well within three months of signing (Phillips, Rex and XTO, Butler County, PA).  Those were better times however. My understanding is that the lease is effective when signed HOWEVER, the…"
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Jonathan H replied to brandon's discussion 'Selling Your Minerals??? This is an option to buy aggreement to look at.'
"I have set for myself a price I will sell at; it is a large enough sum to set myself up well for the future - short of that, I will keep the mineral rights and lease as possible (they are currently unleased). I recognize if I sell the mineral rights…"
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Wayne Miller added a discussion to the group Bradford County, PA
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Bradford Co units map update March 2015

 Added Bacorn North and S A Wilson units. Renamed Carr South - Circle H South. Amended Finan, Baumunk B North, Baumunk A North, Bennett R, Three D Acres, Molly J South, BKT, McCabe, Sharer South, LEH, CZOP, Postell, Roundtop North and Feusner J…See More
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