The world burns 2.7 million gallons a minute, so why's oil so cheap?

January 25, 2015 JONATHAN FAHEY, AP Energy Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The world burns enough oil-derived fuels to drain an Olympic-sized swimming pool four times every minute. more »»

 
 
 
Chevron laying off 162 from Appalachian unit near Pittsburgh

January 24, 2015 CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) — Chevron Corp. is laying off 162 workers at its Appalachian business unit based near Pittsburgh. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (http://bit. more »»

Range Sets Bar Even Higher for Utica Output

December 25, 2014 WHEELING - Just when Utica Shale drillers thought they found huge natural gas wells with the Rice Energy "Bigfoot" well in Belmont County and the Magnum Hunter Winland well in Tyler County, Range... more »»

Methane Geyser Hits 10th Day

December 23, 2014 SARDIS - For a 10th consecutive day, people living near a giant Magnum Hunter Utica Shale natural gas well needed to find somewhere to spend the night, as a geyser of methane spouted from the Stalde... more »»

Labor Department: Drillers Owe Workers $4.5M

December 14, 2014 WHEELING - Claiming the common practice of Marcellus Shale natural gas producers to subcontract drilling, fracking and related work to other companies, the U.S. more »»

Peco moves to expand network of gas lines

December 11, 2014 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Pennsylvania energy company is seeking approval for a pilot program to finance new gas mains by having customers pay for them over 20 years. more »»

Crashing oil prices hurting Pennsylvania drillers

December 8, 2014 OIL CITY, Pa. (AP) — Crude oil prices crashed over the weekend, lending a new meaning to Black Friday for petroleum producers plying their trade in the Pennsylvania oil patc. more »»

Gas-fired electrical generation plants set for Pa.

November 19, 2014 By CHERYL R. CLARKE Shale Play WELLSBORO, Pa. — IMG Midstream, headquartered in Bucks County, Pa. more »»

Demarco: Trenton-Black River next drilling target

November 19, 2014 By CASEY JUNKINS Shale Play MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. more »»

Mineral rights, royalties flowing to Pa. charities

November 6, 2014 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Some universities and charities don't need a gas well in their backyards to be enriched by the Marcellus shale frenzy. more »»

Proposed natural gas terminal upsets residents

October 25, 2014 By ALYSSA MANEVAL Shale Play WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Many Upper Fairfield (Pa. more »»

Record $4.5M fine pursued against driller

October 24, 2014 By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press PITTSBURGH — Pennsylvania environmental regulators are pursuing a record $4. more »»

Gas drillers draw less water, but concerns linger

October 22, 2014 By KEVIN BEGOS Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) — The gas drilling industry in Pennsylvania is recycling more and more water and one river basin commission now reports drillers there are drawing les... more »»

Three new permits issued in Ohio

October 22, 2014 By LARRY SHIELDS Shale Play SALEM, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources issued three horizontal drilling permits in the Utica/Point Pleasant shale play for the week ending on Oct 4. more »»

Pennsylvania judge reverses Fairfield Twp. supervisors’ approval of well pad site

September 20, 2014 WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — This month, Lycoming County Judge Marc F. more »»

Benwood destination for GreenHunter pipeline

September 12, 2014 BENWOOD, W.Va. more »»

 
 
 

 

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