West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice earlier this week was short on specifics, but showed enthusiasm for what he termed a “deathly serious” $83.7 billion China Energy investment plan for shale gas and petrochemical projects in West Virginia, the Wheeling (W.V.) News-Register newspaper reported.
Wolf Midstream Partners announced Wednesday it signed a crude oil gathering and transportation agreement with an unnamed independent producer for roughly 25,000 dedicated gross leasehold acres in West Texas’ portion of the Permian Basin.
Shale gas production in Appalachia, including the Marcellus and Utica Shale plays, has jumped more than 14 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) since 2012, the Energy Information Administration reports.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission commissioners have issued an order giving themselves unlimited time to consider whether to rehear a case concerning Kinder Morgan’s Utica Marcellus Texas Pipeline (UMTP) project.
Organizers are hoping to collect more than 305,591 signatures in Ohio to put two constitutional amendments on the statewide November 2018 ballot. Both efforts would give Ohioans more power to pass and enforce local laws that might conflict with state laws including shale drilling and pipelines, Kallanish Energy reports.
Carrizo Oil & Gas announced today it has closed on its previously-announced Appalachian Basin divestitures for $128 million net, and has entered into a deal to sell substantially all of its assets in the DJ Basin.