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NY Gas Leasing Thaws Out


WINDSOR, NY: After a brief period of inactivity in gas leasing,¬† a group of 40 Windsor landowners and a Denver-based energy company have finalized the area’s largest gas lease deal in more than a year. The $8.25 million lease agreement … Continue reading

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Force Majeure? They can force me to extend my gas lease?


Bill could bolster force majeure claims in N.Y. As industry and environmental groups battle over the proposed moratorium¬† and Gov. Paterson’s ban on a much-debated natural gas extraction technique in New York, some locals might do well to learn some … Continue reading

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Paterson vetoes gas drilling moratorium, but issues temporary ban.


Paterson vetoes gas drilling moratorium, but issues temporary ban. ALBANY – Gov. David Paterson on Saturday vetoed a bill to temporarily ban natural-gas drilling in New York, but issued an executive order to prohibit the hydraulic fracturing process until at … Continue reading

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NY: Gas Drilling Moratorium


NY Assembly Approves Gas Drilling Moratorium What the heck???? Paterson’s last Hoorah! The Assembly approved a temporary moratorium on natural gas drilling Monday night, with the goal of placing a hold on hydraulic fracturing (hydrofracking) until May. The bill passed, … Continue reading

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