WAHA hub now at a NEGATIVE $3.38 for gas ,, not much relief till end of year ....
I have read some threads in the past of people complaining that the producers deducted money from their checks for just this very thing. They ended up owing not collecting.
A couple of years ago EQT sent a letter around to royalty owners informing them that they, EQT, had the right to pass losses on to landowneers. If this is really where we're going, I might get really serious about selling my rights and let someone else pay that bill.
Here's an article on fracking's poor profitability. Specifically mentions the Permian.