Chesapeake Energy Corp,the Oklahoma-based firm is the No. 1 driller in Ohio.
Rig Count Interactive Map by Baker Hughes, an energy services company.
Shale Sheet Fracking, a Youngstown Vindicator blog.
The Ohio Environmental Council, a statewide eco-group based in Columbus.
Earthjustice, a national eco-group.
People's Oil and Gas Collaborative-Ohio, a grass-roots group in Northeast Ohio.
Concerned Citizens of Medina County, a grass-roots group.
No Frack Ohio, a Columbus-based grass-roots group.
Fracking: Gas Drilling's Environmental Threat by ProPublica, an online journalism site.
Pipeline, blog from Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Marcellus shale drilling.
Allegheny Front, environmental public radio for Western Pennsylvania.
From Policy Matters Ohio on Monday:
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Houston-based Hilcorp Energy suspended drilling horizontal wells in the Utica shale in Mahoning County's Poland Township.
The area was hit by up to four small quakes on Monday. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources said no injection wells were nearby and ordered Hilcorp to stop drilling its horizntal wells.To read more or comment...
Ohio has issued 1,126 Utica shale permits, as of March 8.
Of that total, 759 wells have been drilled with 385 wells in production, says the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.To read more or comment...
The Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB) Task Force on FracFocus 2.0 is composed of individuals with expertise and experience charged with reviewing how FracFocus 2.0 houses the information Federal and State regulatory agencies require as part of their regulatory functions with regard to disclosure of the composition and quantities of fracturing fluids injected into unconventional oil and gas wells.
The SEAB FracFocus 2.0 Task Force will examine the following:To read more or comment...
From NiSource's Columbia Pipeline Group on Minday:
Statement from Columbia Pipeline Group on NTSB Report ReleaseTo read more or comment...