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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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Frack Review Deadline: July 1, 2011


Cuomo’s office expands fracking review, sets July 1 end date ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office has ordered an expansion of the state’s ongoing review of hydraulic fracturing after a natural gas well blowout in April sent chemical-laced water into … Continue reading

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Green Energy…. Running on Empty


‘What the heck went wrong?” That’s the question roiling the environmental community as it realizes that the battle against climate change has embarrassingly  fizzled. Everything was looking great in 2008 for a sweeping effort to make good on Barack Obama’s … Continue reading

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