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Don’t ignore the letter in the mail: Call an attorney before signing

Thursday, May 14, 2015

It is important to remember that the practices of shale energy development have changed considerably over time and so has a lot of the leasing language.

Fewer new well permits issued in Ohio in March

Thursday, April 16, 2015

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources issued 38 new permits for horizontal wells in March, a five-permit drop from February, but still more than the 32 issued in the state in January.

Ohio’s producing wells as of March 2015 (Infographic)

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Ohio’s producing wells and shale drillers as of March 28, 2015.

ODNR reports no new drilling permits in first week of April

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Industry watchers say fewer drilling applications are not unexpected, in wake of lower oil and gas prices.

Members of the Oil and Gas Technical Advisory Board selected

Thursday, April 9, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Five members of the Oil and Gas Technical Advisory Board (TAB) have been selected.   TAB’s mission is to increase transparency and communication about regulating the unconventional oil and gas drilling industry.   TAB is authorized under the 2012 Oil and Gas Act to advise the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) in […]

Marcellus and Utica shale: New permit spike in Monroe and Noble counties

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources issued 43 new permits in February, up from 32 new permits in January.

Ohio’s 4Q horizontal well gas production up 25 percent

Friday, February 27, 2015

Over the two years in Ohio, there has been a 200 percent increase in oil production and a 350 percent increase in gas production.

Columbiana County property owners negotiate new oil and gas lease terms

Monday, February 23, 2015

Shale leases for $10 an acre re-examined through mediation.

Ohio budget: Shale gas industry may feel hit if governor’s severance tax enacted

Friday, February 13, 2015

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is proposing cuts in the state income tax in his next budget, but that could mean an increase in the severance tax, sales tax and cigarette taxes.

Marcellus and Utica shale: Carroll County production keeps going strong

Thursday, February 12, 2015

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources issued 32 new permits in January, with Columbiana County receiving nearly half the total.

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