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Mar 6, 2017 10:53 AM

Utopia Pipeline Construction Expected To Begin in March

Construction on the Utopia Pipeline is expected to begin in March, according to Kinder Morgan, developer of the project.

Dylan Sams | Gatehouse Media
Mar 6, 2017 10:49 AM

School Board Rejects Lease For Gas Well by Kimpton

If there is to be a natural gas well near Kimpton Middle School, it will be without the cooperation of the Stow-Munroe Falls City Schools. The Board of Education unanimously approved a resolution at its Jan.

Jeff Saunders | Gatehouse Media
Feb 6, 2017 4:05 PM

Bureau of Land Management To Have Online Oil & Gas Lease Sale March 23

The Bureau of Land Management Eastern States (BLM-ES) is preparing for an online oil and gas lease sale on March 23, 2017. The online auction will begin at 8 a.m. on the EnergyNet site (www.EnergyNet.com).

Feb 6, 2017 11:42 AM

Silver Lake Considers Proposal to Drill for Natural Gas

Will the village of Silver Lake allow drilling for a natural gas well on property south of Village Hall?

Phil Keren | Dix Communications
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Jan 3, 2017 5:57 PM

Voters Support Gas & Oil Development

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce recently released a report, which explains what would happen if fracking were to be banned in Ohio and across the nation – and the results are not pretty.

Jackie Stewart | Energy In Depth-ohio
New Battleground State Poll: Overwhelming Bipartisan Support for Energy Infrastructure Investment
Jan 3, 2017 3:48 PM

New Battleground State Poll: Overwhelming Bipartisan Support for Energy Infrastructure Investment

More than 80 percent of Pennsylvania, Ohio and Virginia voters believe public and private investment in infrastructure, including energy infrastructure, would have a positive impact on the economy, according to a new series of surveys released today by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM).

Jan 3, 2017 3:35 PM

Industry Notices

NOTICE OF OHIO OIL AND GAS ENERGY EDUCATION PROGRAM AMENDMENTSIn accordance with Ohio Revised Code Sections 1510.04 and 1510.

Counties to Watch: Belmont & Monroe
Jan 3, 2017 3:21 PM

Counties to Watch: Belmont & Monroe

As we wind down 2016 and look ahead to 2017, it’s time to stop and take look at how amazing Ohio’s Utica Shale production has been despite a significant pullback in drilling activity due to low commodity prices.

Jackie Stewart | Energy In Depth-ohio
Big Oil Discovery in Texas Not So Grandiose
Jan 3, 2017 3:09 PM

Big Oil Discovery in Texas Not So Grandiose

In November, 2016, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) released an evaluation of the Wolfcamp shale in Texas’ Permian Basin stating it could contain 20 billion barrels of oil.

Jacob Runnels | Dix Communications
Ascent Resources Helps U.S. Marines Toys for Tots Program
Jan 3, 2017 3:01 PM

Ascent Resources Helps U.S. Marines Toys for Tots Program

It may have been a bit early, but the Santa Claus spirit was brought home to some 30 local families in the Guernsey County area on Wednesday, Dec. 14.

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Dec 1, 2016 1:00 AM

Energy Report

With some politicians and interest groups heralding Europe’s energy policies as a model to follow, the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy examined what would happen if the U.S. was forced to pay EU energy prices.

Dec 1, 2016 1:00 AM

Construction Quick Tip: Ask Your Builder About Disaster-Resilient Materials

Segments of the home-building industry indicate they are up to the challenge of improving occupant safety.

Chevron Donates Spill Response Trailer to Harrison County
Dec 1, 2016 1:00 AM

Chevron Donates Spill Response Trailer to Harrison County

Chevron Appalachia has donated a hazmat spill response trailer to Harrison County’s Emergency Management Agency (EMA).

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.

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.