"Hi John! You raise a valid point, BUT...if ODNR does rule as you propose, then that doesn't have to be the end of the landowners options - a good attorney and then pursuing further appeals of the ODNR ruling through the courts would be…"
"Wow...it's been a long time since I've posted on this site (BUT I come to it every couple of days just to read up on things)!
I'm one of those who have leased with Beland (through BlackRidge), so since I've made my decision…"
"We don't know anything about these specific well permit applications / wells beyond what you've written perhaps other than that we've read other posts (and have been advised elsewhere) that EnerVest is supposed to be targeting…"
I'm not on here much any more, but thought this was important. I was at a Wayne Twp. trustee meeting Monday when it was brought up that the ODNR had sent a letter to the township that Enervest had applied for a drilling permit (and was granted it) in Wayne Twp. (on Creek Rd. near the Wayne Twp./Cherry Valley Twp. line). The letter also stated that 4 more permits from Enervest were pending. The remaining permits are to be about 1 mile apart in almost directly a west to east direction. All…See More
"Hi Joseph! The money going into an escrow account is ONLY 10% of the signing bonus...it goes into escrow so that if the acreage has clear title yet isn't paid for by BlackRidge at the specified time, then the 10% goes to the landowner and…"
I don't know how you wouldor even could set something like that up.
Seems to me to be something to be worked out with you and all of the money folks you're dealing with.
Off hand, interlacing the Signing Bonus with…"
"Having had an opportunity to take another and closer look at the sample BlackRidge Lease I saw where they have the Signing Bonus paid into an Escrow Account which is something I (personally) would take exception to.
You may be waiting awhile on that well. Carrizo has received the permit for the well, but they have no plans to drill there in the near future due to Trumbull County's road requirements. They are going across the line to PA…"
I wanted to officially welcome you to the site! GoMarcellusShale.com isn't just a website - it's a network with tools that allow us to fully share our experiences in the Marcellus. Please be sure to fully check the site out. Be sure to note the following:
1. County Groups - Here you can connect with others in your neck of the woods.
2. Discussion Forum - Here you can take part in general discussions on the play.
3. Photos - Get a feel for the play with member generated photos and upload your own.
What makes this site so great? Well, I think it's the fact that, quite frankly, we all have a lot at stake in this thing they call shale. But beyond that, this site is made up of individuals who have worked hard for that little yard we call home. Or, that farm on which blood, sweat and tears have fallen.[ Read More ]