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July 14, 2014 |
Associated Press PITTSBURGH Pennsylvania’s former health secretary says the state has failed to
July 10, 2014 |
Northern section of Utica just doesn't have production results to justify expense.
July 03, 2014 |
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources reports Ohio’s natural gas production nearly doubled from 2012 to 2013 because of the activity in the Utica shale play.
July 03, 2014 |
A presentation by Austin Master Services at Youngstown City Hall Wednesday evening clarified the process the company is taking in testing radioactivity in materials that come out of the earth through the process of hydraulic fracking.
June 26, 2014 |
Associated Press AZLE, Texas Earthquakes used to be almost unheard of on the vast stretches of
June 06, 2014 |
Henrietta Bibbs takes exception to many aspects of hydraulic fracturing in the Mahoning Valley, such as the oil and gas industry’s claims of job creation.
June 04, 2014 |
Associated Press HARRISBURG, PA. Tom Wolf may not hold an elected office yet, but as Democratic
June 03, 2014 |
The new president will find changes on campus after his time away.
May 15, 2014 |
Official has no problem with the protestors who blocked the entrance to the facility in November
May 01, 2014 |
Using a plane equipped to measure greenhouse gas emissions in the air, scientists found that drilling activities at seven well pads in the Marcellus shale formation emitted 34 grams of methane per second, on average. The Environmental Protection Agency has estimated that such drilling releases between 0.04 grams and 0.30 grams of methane per second.