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Natural-gas fueling station in works

Natural-gas fueling station in works WEATHERSFIELD IGS CNG Services broke ground Wednesday on


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Shale activities on hold after fifth Poland Township quake

Shale activities on hold after fifth Poland Township quake

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Events at YSU focus on shale

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The Youngstown State University art department is sponsoring a series of


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Answers sought to reason for Monday quakes

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources shut down all activity at Hilcorp Energy Co.’s fracking well on Moore Road in Poland Township, after a series of earthquakes occurred in Mahoning County on Monday.

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Halcon re-evaluates drilling in region's Utica shale

The Texas-based company has wells in Trumbull, Mahoning and Mercer counties


Blue Racer expands its midstream infrastructure

Blue Racer Midstream, a joint venture of Caiman Energy II and Dominion East Ohio Gas, announced long-term agreements with prominent producers to gather and process natural gas


Records: Ohio governor’s aides knew of pro-drilling plan

A memo outlining the communications strategy was released Feb. 15. It labeled the so-called eco-left, including the Sierra Club, Ohio Environmental Council and others as adversaries.


Columbiana County in plans for pipeline

Columbiana County in plans for pipeline YOUNGSTOWN Texas Eastern Transmission LP, a subsidiary


Summit highlights energy reform, natural gas in Mexico

Madero’s company now must import natural gas and electricity from Texas to run its border plant in Coahuila, even though Mexico sits on a vast supply of shale gas it so far has been unable to tap.


Getting on track

Associated Press BILLINGS, Mont. Railroads that haul volatile crude shipments have reached an


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Feds approve more fracking off California Coast

The work in the Santa Barbara Channel, site of a 1969 oil platform blowout, has not yet begun and it was not immediately clear when it would.

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Event focuses on shale issues

Walter “Buzz” Pishkur, director of water utilities for the city of Arlington, Texas, was the keynote speaker at the luncheon. He said that regulation and transparency are key as governments work with companies and local residents to develop the shale industry.

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Alaska Senate committee unveils version of gas-line bill

By Becky Bohrer Associated Press Juneau, Alaska The Alaska Senate Resources Committee has


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February exposes patrol planes, propane shortages

Throughout February, a number of meaningful events struck me as interesting and related to the oil


Higher severance tax proposal rankles industry

A revised proposal increased the tax rate to 2.25 percent, which would take effect after two years of drilling.


An update on lawmaker action and other activities at the Ohio Statehouse related to horizontal

An update on lawmaker action and other activities at the Ohio Statehouse related to horizontal


Compressed natural gas station to open; legislators study tax breaks for growth

Construction is set to begin next month on two pumps that would provide compressed natural gas in Girard.


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Making Room

The region’s shale-drilling boom has brought with it an influx of out-of-state workers to eastern Ohio.

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Rent in ND city of Williston exceeds NY, LA

The city and developers have lagged behind the influx of oil field workers, whose sometimes six-figure salaries can bear inflated rent and have caused a shake up in housing supply and demand.


Magnum dry well begins production

Magnum dry well begins production HOUSTON Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation announced that its