Kane Borough Sewer Authority in McKean County, Pennsylvania is planning to sell (sell!) sewer effluent to Seneca Resources for drilling gas wells. Seneca is the oil and gas drilling division of National Fuel Gas Company. Effluent is the treated water discharged from sewage treatment plants. According to a report given by Phil Lingenfelter, the foreman […]
Archive for March 16th, 2010
From a Penn Virginia Resource Partners press release issued today: The midstream division of Penn Virginia Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE: PVR), PVR Midstream, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to construct and operate gas gathering pipelines and compression facilities servicing a private firm’s Marcellus Shale natural gas production in Wyoming County, Pennsylvania. […]
Faster disclosure of gas well production data is coming to Pennsylvania. On Tuesday, March 16 the PA Senate passed a bill already passed by the PA House that would force drilling companies to disclose gas well production data every six months. The existing law, passed 25 years ago, allows drillers to keep production numbers secret […]
Atlas Energy Talking to Reliance Industries About Marcellus Shale Partnership – Billion Dollar Deal in the Making?
As MDN reported on Feb. 24, Atlas Energy is looking for a partner to help fund its operations in the Marcellus Shale. They may have found one, Indian energy giant Reliance Industries: Reliance Industries Ltd., the owner of the world’s largest fuel-making complex, is in talks with Atlas Energy Inc. to invest in the U.S. […]