Archive for March 14th, 2012

Chesapeake to Build $900M Processing Plant in OH Utica Shale

Chesapeake Energy is partnering with M3 Midstream and EV Energy Partners to build a new $900 million natural gas processing complex with facilities in Ohio’s Harrison and Columbiana counties by the middle of next year. The facility will be the largest of its kind in eastern Ohio, providing a place for Chesapeake and other drillers […]

Chevron’s Offer to Western PA School; Dry Gas Worth More?!

The Hempfield Area School District in Westmoreland County, PA is considering a lease offer from Chevron. So far they aren’t happy with the prices being offered:

PA Commission Wants to Charge for Water in Western PA Too

John Arway, executive director of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, believes that the state is missing out on a lot of revenue it could be making from water sales. At a recent meeting of the PA House of Representatives Game and Fisheries Committee, Arway said the state should start charging industry for the water […]

Let’s “just pull our pants down to get a cracker”

In all of the seriousness surrounding the issue of shale gas drilling, sometimes you just need to smile and chuckle. This is one of those times. The headline of this post is a direct quote from Republican gubernatorial candidate Bill Maloney from West Virginia. Here is the full quote in context as uttered by Maloney […]

Marcellus & Utica Shale Story Links: Wed, Mar 14, 2012

The “best of the rest” – stories that caught MDN’s eye that you may be interested in reading:


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