Marcellus & Utica Shale Story Links: Wed, Feb 1, 2012

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

9.8 % Decrease in National Fuel Charges Effective Today
National fuel has submitted a quarterly adjustment to gas supply charges to the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, which will become effective today.

Wheeling Is Proclaimed – ‘Dead Center’ of Gas Rush
The Intelligencer
With local wells producing enough Marcellus and Utica shale natural gas to support an ethane cracker, industry leaders believe the city lies in the "dead center" of an economic boom.

Drillers must now disclose fracking chemicals
A new Texas Railroad Commission rule requiring oil and natural gas operators to publicly disclose the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing of natural gas and oil wells takes effect today.