Marcellus Shale Update
Week of August 17, 2018
Each week the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau Compiles articles related to Marcellus Shale gas exploration and development for educational purposes and the benefit of interested groups and individuals.
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Many landowners joined landowner coalitions as a way to keep informed and get higher lease rates for a group through collective bargaining, she ...
Shale Law Weekly Review
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Top Picks - Articles of the Week
Delaware First Media
A derailed train in upstate New York spilled diesel fuel into the Delaware ... system in place maintained by the Delaware River Basin Commission.
... regulators to more than double the price of drilling permit applications. ... Other funding sources — including the impact fee on shale companies and ...
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The Business Times
The FERC then stepped in to halt all work on that pipeline, as well. ... sets of permits and has urged FERC to reconsider approval for both pipelines.
DEP Completes Review, Accepts Permit Modification Requests for Mariner East 2 in Chester County
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Chesapeake reaches settlement with large class of Pa. landowners in ... settlement agreement with about two-thirds of its Pennsylvania natural gas ... to alter the terms of their lease and elect their royalty formula moving forward.”.
Eight Permits Awarded in Ohio's Utica Shale ... in neighboring Lawrence or Mercer counties in western Pennsylvania, according to the Pennsylvania ...
On August 3, 2018, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court vacated another municipal zoning ... In its per curium order of Delaware Riverkeeper Network v.
Pennsylvania refineries have supplied fuel throughout our commonwealth for over a half-century. It is stunning to think that a Texas-based pipeline ...
The Daily Caller
The state's inability to ship in cheap natural gas, despite neighboring energy rich Pennsylvania and the Marcellus shale formation, is exacerbating its ...
The Heartland Institute
... water quality” in the county “despite heavy Marcellus Shale development. ... director of Penn State's Earth and Environmental Systems Institute, in a ...
Oil and Gas Investor
During a recent tour of WVU's petroleum and natural gas engineering ... How is this research relevant to the Marcellus and Utica Shale industry?
Oil and Gas Investor
Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the oil and gas industry stands to reach US$2.85 billion by 2022. Why? Because data is never special. Oil rigs may ...
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
On the other hand, the Permian's rig count rose by six last Friday to 485, Lieskovsky noted, indicating more activity. Still, “I think (growth is) constrained ...
The Steubenville Herald-Star
Oil and gas as an industry is more than drilling rigs, with more than 85 professions open for hiring now in the region for the industry, she said.
The EU's successful efforts to liberalise its energy market, partly with more LNG terminals, reverse flow pipelines and inter-connectors have also ...