Tagged Range Resources

Is Pennsylvania Jeopardizing Drilling to Fix the Budget Shortfall?

Keith Naughton Principal, Silent Majority Strategies, LLC   Pennsylvania is once again trying to pass a severance tax, to help balance a budget shortfall, leaving the natural gas industry worried about their future. JKLM Energy is extremely disappointed with current developments in which the Senate passed an amended Tax Reform Bill to include a severance…

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…

Range & PA DEP Settle re Alleged Methane Leak at Lycoming Well

Range Resources and the Pennsylvania Dept. of Environmental Protection (DEP) have officially “settled” something we thought was already settled–alleged methane migration from a well Range drilled in 2011. In June 2015, then-Secretary of the DEP, John Quigley, slapped Range with an $8.9 million fine–the largest such fine ever levied by the DEP (see PA DEP…

Shale Gas News – August 19, 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 pipelines, Utica wells, Cabot Oil & Gas and much more last week. Great news, the Shale Gas News is growing to THREE stations! We will…

Marcellus & Utica Shale Story Links: Thu, Aug 17, 2017

The “best of the rest” – stories that caught MDN’s eye that you may be interested in reading. In today’s lineup: Is Range Resources takeover bait?; Talen Energy relocates HQ; Rice Energy accused of not paying overtime; Shell cracker lauded by national leaders; demand for energy lawyers picks up in Pittsburgh; natgas industry comes to the rescue in…

Update on MarkWest Processing Plant Proposal for Smith Twp

The MarkWest Harmon Creek Complex planned for Washington County, PA continues to make progress. Last fall NGI’s Shale Daily reported that MarkWest planned to build a new processing plant to process natural gas for Range Resources (see MarkWest Building New Processing Plant in Washington County, PA). But following the initial announcement, all went quiet and…

Range Resources 2Q17 – Hints at Selling NE PA Marcellus

Range Resources, the very first driller to sink a Marcellus (back in 2004), released its second quarter 2017 results and held a conference call yesterday to discuss it. Range had a great 2Q17, with record production of close to 2 billion cubic feet per day (up 37% from 2Q16). Range’s Marcellus/Utica gas production was up…

Marcellus & Utica Shale Story Links: Thu, Aug 3, 2017

The “best of the rest” – stories that caught MDN’s eye that you may be interested in reading. In today’s lineup: NY politicians don’t let facts on fracking stand in way of ignorance; rig count rises in OH Utica; class-action lawsuit against Range Resources over wages; Atlantic Coast Pipeline debated at WV DEP hearing; WV Northern Panhandle needs…

Update on “Evolving Giant” Utica Shale – from Range Resources

In early April of this year the 2017 AAPG (American Association of Petroleum Geologists) Annual Convention & Exhibition was held in Houston, TX. During one of the sessions, William Zagorski and Taylor McClain delivered a talk called “Discovery of the Utica Shale: Update on an Evolving Giant.” The interesting thing is that Zagorski and McClain…

Shale Gas News – July 22, 2017

Bill desRosiers External Affairs Coordinator, Cabot Oil & Gas   The Shale Gas News, heard every Saturday at 10 AM on 94.3 FM and 1510 AM, talked about the natural gas supply, fracking permits, Mark Zuckerberg and much more last week. Every Saturday Rusty Fender and I host a morning radio show to discuss all things…

Washington County Rakes in Marcellus Impact Fees

Tom Shepstone Natural Gas NOW … …  Washington County, Pennsylvania has raked in some $32 million in Marcellus Shale Impact Fees; whoever said Pennsylvania has no severance tax is just wrong. The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) reported its annual impact fee distribution this month, and Washington County topped the list of recipients with more…

Shale Gas News – June 24, 2017

Bill desRosiers External Affairs Coordinator, Cabot Oil & Gas   The Shale Gas News, heard every Saturday at 10 AM on 94.3 FM and 1510 AM, talked about top producers, oil prices, longest Marcellus well and much more last week. Every Saturday Rusty Fender and I host a morning radio show to discuss all things natural…

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