Category Archives: Gas drilling

CBS: New York State to allow fracking


(CBS News) The method of extracting natural gas from deep in the earth known as “fracking” has dramatically changed the U.S. energy industry, but as more wells are drilled, protests have continued. The latest flashpoint is New York State, which … Continue reading

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DEC releases draft SGEIS on hydraulic fracturing


DEC releases draft SGEIS on hydraulic fracturing The New York Department of Environmental Conservaton has released its long-awaited version of the Draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement (SGEIS) on hydraulic fracturing today. The state is accepting comments on it until … Continue reading

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UTICA SHALE & MARCELLUS SHALE! HOT PROPERTY FOR SALE!


“HOT” property……  It is adjacent to an approved, permitted well that is prepped and ready to be tapped. The geology is right and a test well produced MUCH more than anticipated as well as another well in the area.   … Continue reading

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WORTH $15-$20 BILLION MORE!


Major Discovery – Chesapeake Energy Strikes Oil (and Gas) in Ohio’s Utica Shale After two years of research and experimental drilling, Chesapeake Energy announced yesterday they have struck oil, natural gas liquids and natural gas in Ohio’s Utica Shale. This … Continue reading

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Critics pile on New York Times’ shale stories


Critics pile on New York Times’ shale stories Ken Cohen It looks like I wasn’t the only one who had issues with Ian Urbina’s stories in the New York Times on the economic viability of U.S. shale gas. Industry, media, … Continue reading

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Another gas pocket beckons drillers to N.Y. ~ The Utica Shale


While the spotlight is fixed firmly on the Marcellus Shale, some energy firms think the key to widespread natural gas production in New York might lie a few thousand feet deeper. The Utica Shale — an energy-rich rock formation that … Continue reading

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INVESTMENTS: DOW -VS- LAND


Driving home from Myrtle Beach last weekend, one of my friends asked me what single investment I thought was the best to make right now. “Land,” I said, without hesitation. It’s the one single thing all 6.9 billion of us … Continue reading

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