News

  • Region Braces for Big Bucks in Oil and Gas

    April 15, 2013

    Crain’s Cleveland Business. Eastern part of Ohio will receive billions in business from new pipelines and facilities Hundreds of executives from construction companies, engineering and architectural firms and other service providers gathered in Canton and Pittsburgh this week to hear a single [...]

    Read More
  • Oil, Gas Severance Tax Hike in Ohio Ill-Advised

    April 15, 2013

    Youngstown Vindicator. In less than two years, Ohio’s emerging shale industry has brought a bounty of high-paying jobs and economic opportunities to the state, particularly to communities in eastern Ohio that have struggled economically for decades. According to a recent study conducted by the [...]

    Read More
  • New Jobs Key Benefit With Oil/Gas And Retail Proposals

    April 14, 2013

    The Intelligencer/Wheeling News-Register. Major developments - the kind that bring jobs and more jobs to Belmont County - have come to light involving both private business expansion spawned by the county's rich oil and gas deposits and a new retail center that would be located just across National [...]

    Read More
  • Natural Gas Shipped to Market

    April 14, 2013

    Warren Tribune. HANOVERTON - Houston-based Spectra's Ohio Pipeline Energy Network project would take natural gas produced regionally and ship it directly to market, the company announced. Theproject would begin at the M3 Midstream natural gas collection / processingplant being built off Tunnel H [...]

    Read More
  • 20-mile Fracking Ban an Unjust Interference

    April 14, 2013

    Athens News. To the Editor: Lately, I have read several articles written about the fracking and deep-well drilling. I usually don't get too involved in very many issues, but the thought of the city of Athens passing a 20-mile fracking ban rubbed me the wrong way. These committees have tried s [...]

    Read More
  • Consol’s Updates its Utica Operations

    April 13, 2013

    Youngstown Vindicator. PITTSBURGH Coal and natural-gas producer Consol Energy expects to drill 11 horizontal shale wells in the Utica this year, all in Noble County, according to the company. In the first three months of this year, Consol reported that its gas division, with operations in Ohi [...]

    Read More