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  • Steubenville Kiwanis Club Welcomes Hess Corp. Representative as Speaker

    May 15, 2018

    Steubenville Herald-Star. James W. Wilson, Utica operations area lead for Hess Corp., with a Steubenville presence at 4525 Sunset Blvd., was the May 8 guest speaker at the Steubenville Kiwanis Club’s noon luncheon meeting held at the YWCA of Steubenville. Wilson, who was introduced by Kiwanian [...]

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  • Hilcorp Awarded Utica Permit in Lawrence County

    May 15, 2018

    Youngstown Business Journal. Hilcorp Energy Co. plans to drill a new horizontal well in Lawrence County, Pa., according to data from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. Hilcorp received a permit to drill and operate a new unconventional well targeting the Utica shale May 8 i [...]

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  • Dominion Energy Ohio Plans $5 Million Lakewood Pipeline Replacement Project

    May 14, 2018

    Cleveland. Dominion Energy Ohio has announced four Pipeline Infrastructure Replacement (PIR) projects this spring and summer in Lakewood replacing more than 31,500 feet of bare-steel piping. The $5 million infrastructure upgrade is set begin May 14, the first phase includes Archdale Avenue, West [...]

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  • Activists Vow to Return After Voters Reject Anti-Fracking Amendment for Seventh Time

    May 11, 2018

    Gongwer News Service Ohio. An anti-fracking ballot issue was rejected by Youngstown voters for the seventh time this week but organizers are already regrouping to mount a new effort in that city and other areas of the state. The proposal would have banned oil and gas activity within city limits. [...]

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  • Rover Pipeline Closing in on Completion, Full Operation

    May 11, 2018

    Akron Beacon Journal. The Rover Pipeline project is nearing completion and looking to begin full operations next month, its overseers say. The pipeline, which runs from Michigan to West Virginia and western Pennsylvania, crosses the southern portions of Wayne and Stark counties. It is a subsidia [...]

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  • Peer-Reviewed Study Finds No Groundwater Contamination from Fracking in Ohio

    May 8, 2018

    Energy In Depth Appalachian Basin. The first ever and award winning Utica Shale study to examine the root source of methane (CH4) linked to fracking has finally been published in a scientific journal. The long awaited multi-year University of Cincinnati (UC) groundwater study that found no impacts f [...]

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