Texas-based Range Resources, a major player in the Marcellus shale, reported record third-quarter production, due largely to its Pennsylvania operations.
It produced a daily average of 1.2 billion cubic feet per day, up 26 percent from the previous quarter.
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From Marathon Petroleum:
FINDLAY, Ohio, Oct. 30, 2014 - Today, the owners of Capline, a crude oil pipeline system that originates in St. James, La. and terminates in Patoka, Ill., announce a study to examine the potential commercial opportunities for future Capline operations. This analysis is being conducted to address the expanding crude oil supply in North America and the significant changes in crude oil demand patterns. As a part of this study, a connection to the proposed Diamond Pipeline will be evaluated. Completion of the study is anticipated in the first quarter of 2015.
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The Texas Rairoad Comission that oversees gas-oil drilling in that state has tightened rules on drilling waste injection wells, in the wake of earthquakes that hit North Texas.
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BHP Billiton Ltd. is marketing its assets in the Fayetteville shale in Arkansas.
The company had purchased the Arkansas asets in 2011 from Chesapeake Enwergy Corp. for $4.75 billion.
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A Texas-based pipeline company has fully booked capacity on the proposed Rover Pipeline that will carry Utica and Marcellus shale natural gas across northern Ohio.
Energy Transfer Partners in Dallas announced on Thursday that the pipeline is fully subscribed through 15-year and 20-year contracts to transport 3.25 billion cubic feet of natural gas per day.
That’s enough natural gas is enough to heat 32,000 to 36,000 American homes for one year.
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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.