Natural Gas Well Production Ranges Widely in Northern Panhandle

January 29, 2015 WHEELING - A single Antero Resources well in Tyler County produced 1. more »»

 
 
 
Union Pacific railroad hauls in 22 percent more 4Q profit

January 27, 2015 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific finished last year with a strong 22 percent jump in fourth-quarter profit, but volatile energy prices are making it difficult to predict how 2015 will unfold. more »»

Fracking debate may be on way to Kentucky

January 26, 2015 LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The debate over hydraulic fracturing, a technique used to drill oil and natural gas wells, may be coming to Kentucky. The Lexington Herald-Leader (http://bit. more »»

Poll: New York voters approve of Cuomo's fracking ban

January 26, 2015 LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A poll has found that New York voters support Gov. Andrew Cuomo's decision to ban shale gas development using high-volume hydraulic fracturing. more »»

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 »»

Algeria to boost oil production in face of falling prices

January 25, 2015 ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria's minister of energy said Thursday the country could boost oil production to compensate for the dramatic drop in oil prices. Algeria produces some 1. 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 »»

Amid Price Drop, U.S. to Lead in Oil

January 20, 2015 WASHINGTON (AP) - Plunging oil prices have hurt American companies in the short run, but increased U.S. more »»

Wheeling Chamber Leadership Class to Tour Natural Gas Rig

January 19, 2015 Lawyers, bankers and administrators will trade in their dress shoes for work boots when heading out for their tour of a Marcellus shale natural gas drilling rig site as part of the 2015 Wheeling Are... more »»

Forced Pooling, Taxes Discussed

January 18, 2015 WHEELING - State Sen. more »»

Cause Of Methane Geyser Sought

January 18, 2015 SARDIS - Ohio Department of Natural Resources officials this week continued their investigation into the cause of a Monroe County well accident that caused an undetermined amount of natural gas to... more »»

Obama Wants Drillers To Cut Methane Emissions

January 17, 2015 WHEELING - Industry leaders believe overall emissions of methane gas related to their operations are dropping. more »»

Royalty money for demolitions

January 16, 2015 WHEELING - Royalty money from natural gas drilling beneath Oglebay Park is helping Wheeling break its reliance on federal funding to tear down abandoned, blighted buildings throughout the cit. more »»

Gulfport Moving Into W.Va.

January 14, 2015 Gulfport Energy will soon get into the fracking game in West Virginia, according to documents filed in Ohio and Marshall counties. more »»

Murray Energy Agrees To Gas Lease

January 12, 2015 ST. CLAIRSVILLE - Murray Energy Corp. has agreed to lease nearly 6,000 acres to Oklahoma City-based Gulfport Energy for natural gas drilling. more »»

 
 

 

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