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Trump Administration Will Focus On Abundance Of Issues, Including Energy
Dec 1, 2016 1:00 AM

Trump Administration Will Focus On Abundance Of Issues, Including Energy

One thing is for certain. The electorate may be in but the jury is still out when it comes to what will happen during a Trump presidency.

By Shawn Bennett | Ohio Oil And Gas Association
Ohio Oil and Gas Association Technical Conference and Oilfield Expo
Nov 1, 2016 12:37 PM

Ohio Oil and Gas Association Technical Conference and Oilfield Expo

The 2016 Technical Conference and Oilfield Expo of the Ohio Oil and Gas Association will unfold on Wednesday, Nov. 2, at the Pritchard Laughlin Civic Center.

Shale Insight Update
Nov 1, 2016 11:16 AM

Shale Insight Update

Joining with regional West Virginia and Ohio partners, SHALE INSIGHT™ returned to Pittsburgh this year with a clear focus on the economic and environmental opportunities that shale development presents for the Appalachian Basin and beyond.

What If the Energy Renaissance Never Happened?
Nov 1, 2016 11:08 AM

What If the Energy Renaissance Never Happened?

The second report in the Energy Institute’s Energy Accountability Series finds that America’s economy would be much weaker today if certain politicians and special interest groups had gotten their way and oil and natural gas resources had not been developed.

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Supreme Court Rules on Dormant Mineral Rights Cases
Oct 3, 2016 3:26 PM

Supreme Court Rules on Dormant Mineral Rights Cases

In a hefty release, the Ohio Supreme Court sided with longtime mineral rights holders in more than a dozen decisions involving oil and gas reserves in the eastern part of the state.

Marc Kovac | Dix Capital Bureau
Ohio Court Kills Portage Charter Initiative
Oct 3, 2016 3:04 PM

Ohio Court Kills Portage Charter Initiative

The Ohio Supreme Court on Sept. 14 killed attempts by citizens groups in Portage and two other counties to put county charter initiatives on the Nov. 8 ballot.

Mike Sever | Dix Communications
Shale Insight 2016
Oct 3, 2016 10:33 AM

Shale Insight 2016

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump gave the keynote address Sept. 22 at the annual Shale Insight conference in downtown Pittsburgh, calling the contrast of the energy policies of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, “a war.

Natural Gas-Fueled Vehicles in Ohio
Sep 1, 2016 12:00 AM

Natural Gas-Fueled Vehicles in Ohio

With natural gas prices remaining low it’s more common to see natural gas fueling stations sprout up, with Ohio having 43 natural gas fueling stations, according to AltFuelPrices.com.

Jacob Runnels | Dix Communications Photos By: Jessica Dreschel | Akron Metro
Ohio Natural-Gas-Fired Plant Is on Schedule
Sep 1, 2016 12:00 AM

Ohio Natural-Gas-Fired Plant Is on Schedule

A couple of miles north of Carrollton, Ohio, on what used to be a bean field just off state Route 9, construction crews have been working around the clock to build a facility that will produce 700 megawatts of electricity using a 21st-century approach that leaves coal-based methods in the annals of the energy industry.

Sara Klein | Staff Writer
Trump Puts 'America First' in Energy Plan
Sep 1, 2016 12:00 AM

Trump Puts 'America First' in Energy Plan

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump presented his "America First" energy plan at a rally earlier this year in North Dakota and while the address contained its share of slams against his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton, and President Barack Obama, it also contained Trump's pledges to help the gas and oil industry.

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Clinton Ties Energy Plan to Climate Change
Sep 1, 2016 12:00 AM

Clinton Ties Energy Plan to Climate Change

While Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton does not list a specific "energy only" policy, she does discuss an energy policy that is tied to climate change. "Climate change is an urgent threat and a defining challenge of our time," Clinton writes.

Governor Kasich Creates Hotline for Gas/Oil Emergencies
Sep 1, 2016 12:00 AM

Governor Kasich Creates Hotline for Gas/Oil Emergencies

Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Tuesday ordered creation of a single-call notification system for oil-and-gas emergencies and authorized two state departments to start setting it up.

Julie Carr Smyth | Ap Statehouse Correspondent
Farm Bureau Organizes Pipeline Meetings
Sep 1, 2016 12:00 AM

Farm Bureau Organizes Pipeline Meetings

Wayne County is now on the clock.

Bobby Warren | Dix Communications
Jul 18, 2016 11:39 AM

Officials opposed proposed drill facility

CAMBRIDGE -- The Guernsey County commissioners have reiterated opposition to a planned drill cuttings treatment facility to be located in the Desmond Hall Industrial Park.

By Dan Davis | Dix Communications
Utica Midstream Conference highlights industry growth
Jul 18, 2016 11:36 AM

Utica Midstream Conference highlights industry growth

“There’s a lot of money to be made here,” commented Frank Nieto, senior editor of Hart Energy’s Midstream Business magazine, during the afternoon session of the May 8 Utica Midstream Conference in Canton.

By Sara Klein | Dix Communications
Jul 14, 2016 2:53 PM

Drilling gives new life to former steel plant

BENWOOD - The Marcellus and Utica shale industry is breathing life into an 80,000-square-foot building not used since the former Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp. closed it in 1983.

By Associated Press
Jul 14, 2016 2:45 PM

Ohio Oil and Gas Association summer meeting Aug. 15-16

ZANESVILLE — The Ohio Oil Gas Association Summer Meeting is scheduled for Aug. 15-16 at the Zanesville Country Club.

Jul 14, 2016 2:44 PM

Reservoir cleared after brine spill near Barnesville

Barnesville Village Council has voted to re-open Reservoir #1 for use as a drinking water supply.

By Cathryn Stanley | Dix Communications
Jul 7, 2016 9:54 AM

Munroe Falls files court case over oil and gas well authority

Munroe Falls — Five years after the city began legal battles over control of oil and gas wells within city boundaries, there is a new court case in the matter.

By Jeff Saunders | Dix Communications
Jul 7, 2016 9:01 AM

Agency clarifies position on drilling facility

CAMBRIDGE -- The Cambridge-Guernsey County Community Improvement Corporation’s board of directors has not endorsed a company’s proposal regarding fracking waste and the D.O. Hall Industrial Park, the CIC executive director said.

By John Lowe | Dix Communications