Marcellus Shale Update
Week of April 5, 2019
Each week the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau Compiles articles related to Marcellus Shale gas exploration and development for educational purposes and the benefit of interested groups and individuals.
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Seminars Education and Events
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Shale Law Weekly Review
Published every Monday, the Penn State Shale Law Blog presents the Shale Law Weekly Review which provides an update of recent, local, state, national, and international legal developments relevant to shale gas.
Penn State Shale Law Blog
Top Picks - Articles of the Week
I have written often here of the threat posed by the “nature rights” movement, designed by radical environmentalists to thwart large scale development ...
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The Heartland Institute
In greenlighting a liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal for the first time in ... In approving Venture Global's Calcasieu Pass LNG export project in ...
FERC approved the Northern Access 2016 Project, which would carry fracked gas from Pennsylvania to Canada via New York, in February 2017.
PUC commissioners have not yet reviewed the Pennsylvania settlement, ... and Utica shale natural gas liquids from southwestern Pennsylvania to ...
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Pennsylvania Business Central
... Gas Company, LLC for a pipeline project extending natural gas into Wyalusing Borough, Bradford County, according to state Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23).
The Appalachian region — Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia (Marcellus and Utica shales) — remained the largest natural gas-producing region ...
S&P Global Platts
The Atlantic Sunrise project, providing Marcellus Shale takeaway, included greenfield pipeline in Pennsylvania and added compression and other ...
... oil and gas leasing in U.S. waters was blocked by a federal judge in Alaska, ... The ruling is a defeat for the president as well as for oil companies eager to ... vast stretches of the Arctic and Atlantic from future oil
JD Supra (press release)
Recent litigation over statute of limitations issues in the context of oil and gas leases highlights the importance of diligence when analyzing ownership ...
The acquisition also included drilled and completed, but not online, horizontal Utica Shale wells, along with previously built, but not drilled, well pads, ...
Wall Street Journal
President Trump removed a roadblock to construction of TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL oil pipeline on Friday, issuing a permit that effectively ...
The liquefied natural gas arm of oil giant Shell has become the first customer at NextDecade's proposed $15 billion Rio Grande LNG export terminal at ...
Sabine Pass, Cove Point and Corpus Christie, LNG export terminals sited along the US Atlantic coast, are to be joined by Cameron and Freeport ...
The First News
The annual capacity of the LNG terminal in Świnoujście, north-west Poland is to reach 7.5 billion cubic metres of gas, government commissioner for ...
CLARKSBURG — North Central West Virginia's oil and gas industry remains ... We do our best to hire local, and we reinvest in West Virginia,” he said.
Oil & Gas Technology
... during the installation of a wellhead foundation in a TOTAL drilling project. ... LUMA was integrated with Ashtead Technology's AMS+ (Autonomous ...
...my first prediction is that we will see a gradual fall in the domestic U.S. rig count throughout the first half of 2019. Indeed, the DrillingInfo Daily Rig ...
Unlike in other places, such as the Marcellus and Utica shales, natural gas in West Texas is produced as a byproduct. ... While there has been a critical bottleneck for oil – a lack of pipelines from the Permian to the Gulf Coast led to ...