Tagged Mergers and Acquisitions

DRBC: Hey, We Don’t Do No Stinkin’ Economic Development

Tom Shepstone Shepstone Management Company, Inc.   A comment by the DRBC in regard to folks concerned about the economic impact of its proposed fracking ban reveals stunning ignorance as well as arrogance. Energy In Depth has a nice summary of the hearing held in Waymart earlier this week to gather local opinion on the…

Natural Gas and Conservation Go Hand-in-Hand at Cross Creek County Park

Range Resources   For Cross Creek County Park, natural gas development has brought tremendous benefits and much needed upgrades, all while protecting the environment. When Washington County signed a lease with Range Resources to develop natural gas in Cross Creek County Park, the county and the company came together on two common goals: responsibly develop…

Dead Billionaire’s Tax Scheme Funds Earthworks Fractivism in Texas?

Tom Shepstone Shepstone Management Company, Inc.   Earthworks, a fractivist group that has focused a lot on Texas, is being funded by a foundation created to help an eccentric billionaire avoid paying taxes. Earthworks is one of several fractivist groups that are part Jay Halfon’s network. Halfon is the Fractivist Rasputin, intimately connected with the trial…

Yet Another Municipality Regrets Being Conned by the CELDF

Tom Shepstone Shepstone Management Company, Inc.   Add Highland Township, Elk County, Pennsylvania to the growing list of communities conned by the CELDF who now regret being taken in by these radical scammers. A little over two years ago, Jim Willis of Marcellus Drilling News (MDN) and I wrote here about a legal battle going on in…

Energy company takes different approach to Marcellus, Utica shale

Pin Oak now has 363 wells and 5.7 million cubic feet of production in the Utica and Marcellus in Pennsylvania and Ohio. In August, the company acquired wells and leases, 22 miles of gathering pipeline, all in western Pennsylvania and eastern Ohio, and a five-acre field office in Hermitage, all from an undisclosed seller. In…

DRBC Trying to Steal Pennies from Dead Man’s Eyes?

Bob Nolan Wayne County, Pennsylvania, Landowner …. …. Make no mistake about it; the DRBC is engaged in a despicable enterprise that’s a lot like stealing pennies from a dead man’s eyes, according to Bob Nolan. While delivering his Inaugural Address on January 20, 1961, President John F. Kennedy made a very cogent observation regarding…

Shale Gas News – September 30, 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 NG Advantage, crude prices, the top drillers and much more last week. The Shale Gas News has grown to THREE stations! We are now broadcasting with…

Craig Stevens Supports Pipelines? Who Knew?

Tom Shepstone Shepstone Management Company, Inc.   Craig Stevens has been everywhere opposing gas drilling, fracking and pipelines, including the Constitution Pipeline, but when it’s his own property… One of Craig Stevens’ most frequent remarks during his even more frequent appearances where he performs his fractivist schtick is “you probably know my name.” His notoriety…

Texas Private Equity Firm Forms to Invest in Marcellus/Utica

District 5 Investments, an energy-focused private equity firm based in Texas, has formed a new subsidiary called Pathfinder Resources in order to invest in the Marcellus/Utica region. According to an announcement yesterday, Pathfinder will focus on acquiring “producing and non-producing oil and gas mineral interests, royalty interests and non-operated working interested” across the U.S., but…

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