Daily Archives: September 5, 2017

Carrizo Sells 26K Prime Utica Acres for $62M

This morning Carrizo Oil & Gas announced it has sold “substantially all” of its Utica Shale assets, located primarily in Guernsey County, OH, for a grand total of $62 million. The Carrizo website says the company owns 25,900 acres in the Utica. We know of at least a few wells they’ve drilled in Guernsey. Do…

OH Utica Production 2Q17: Oil Down, Gas Up, Purple Hayes Slips

The Ohio Dept. of Natural Resources (ODNR) has just issued production numbers for the second quarter of 2017. In a pattern that keeps repeating, oil production was down in 2Q17, down 17% from the same quarter in 2016. However, that’s an improvement from 1Q17 when oil production was down 29% from the year before, and…

WVU Appalachia Ethane Storage Hub Final Report – We Need it Bad

A research team from West Virginia University spent the past year studying geologic regions in 50 counties in the Marcellus/Utica Shale region to see if our region would support a proposed $10 billion ethane storage hub. The conclusion was delivered last week at a meeting in Southpointe, PA: Heck yeah! Some 100 geologists, chemical engineers,…

Mountaineer NGL Storage Connecting w/3 Pipelines Under Ohio River

The president of the company looking to build the Mountaineer NGL Storage facility in Monroe County, Ohio, near Clarington, along the Ohio River says operating the facility close to the Ohio River is safe and “is not rocket science.” Last week West Virginia University researchers released a report that the Marcellus/Utica region needs an ethane…

New Project Seeks to “Uprate” Transco Pipeline in Northern NJ

On Friday Williams announced a new pipeline project sure to spur controversy in nutty New Jersey. On Friday Williams filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for the Rivervale South to Market project. The Rivervale project will expand the mighty Transco pipeline in northern New Jersey to deliver an extra 190 million…

PA-Based Talen Energy (Elec Generator) Sells NatGas Trading Biz

Talen Energy was birthed in June 2015–a combination of PPL Energy Supply and certain assets of Riverstone Holdings. The company, headquartered in Allentown, PA, is one of the largest competitive energy and power generation companies in North America. Talen owns or controls 16,000 megawatts of generating capacity in wholesale power markets, primarily in the Northeast,…

TGP’s Susquehanna West Project Gets Green Light to Begin Service

In April 2015 Kinder Morgan’s Tennessee Gas Pipeline (TGP) subsidiary filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to build 8.2 miles of new looping pipeline in Tioga County, PA and beef up two compressor stations in Bradford County, PA. The $142 million project is called the Susquehanna West Project. It will increase…

Calendar of Marcellus/Utica Events for Sep 5 – Dec 4

Events related (or of interest) to the Marcellus and Utica Shale, primarily pro-drilling events. To have your event included (or if you are aware of a worthy event you believe should be on this page), please send the details and/or a link to have it included to the calendar@marcellusdrilling.com email address. Thank you! Ohio Sep 21 | Southeastern Ohio…

Marcellus & Utica Shale Story Links: Tue, Sep 5, 2017

The “best of the rest” – stories that caught MDN’s eye that you may be interested in reading. In today’s lineup: Hurricane Harvey highlights over-reliance on Gulf; NY freezing out Marcellus natgas infrastructure; former Sec. DEP Quigley lands at Harrisburg U; DEP air emission report based on formulas, not samples; Illinois begins to frack; 10% of US fracking…

Shale Gas News – September 2, 2017

Bill desRosiers External Affairs Coordinator, Cabot Oil & Gas   The Shale Gas News, heard every Saturday at 10 AM on 94.3 FM, 1510 AM and Sundays on YesFM, talked about the Atlantic Sunrise, ethane storage, NEXUS Pipeline and much more last week. The Shale Gas News has grown to THREE stations! We are now broadcasting with…

New Holland Develops NGT (Natural Gas Tractor)

Tom Shepstone Shepstone Management Company, Inc.   New Holland, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of farm equipment, already has a propane farm tractor and has now developed one that uses methane fuel. It’s being marketed as a “sustainable” farm tractor that burns farm-generated methane, but it can just as easily work off conventional natural…

NEXUS Pipeline gets FERC approval

The FERC approved the NEXUS pipeline, clearing the way for NEXUS to build a 36-inch pipeline across parts of Columbiana, Stark and Summit counties. The post NEXUS Pipeline gets FERC approval appeared first on Shale Gas Reporter. Continue Reading: Shale Gas Reporter

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