A Look at the Numbers: OH Drill Permits Dip, PA Permits Grow October 11, 2012 Ohio, Pennsylvania, Statewide OH, Statewide PA The number of permits filed to drill new shale oil and gas wells in Ohio slowed a bit in September, according to recent records. The number of permits to drill new shale wells in Pennsylvania saw an uptick in September. Please Login to view this content. (Not a member? Join Today!) Related Post navigation Chevron’s First Utica Drilling Permit for Mercer County, PACarrizo Drills Exploratory Marcellus Well – in New York You do not have permission to view the comments. Click here to cancel reply. Please Login to post a comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email.