Denver-based Antero Resources intends to complete 140 to 150 wells in the Appalachian Basin in 2018. That includes 120 to 125 wells in the Marcellus Shale in Pennsylvania and West Virginia and 20 to 25 wells in the Utica Shale in Ohio, the company said on Wednesday.
Denver-based Energy Corporation of America has paid a $1.7 million fine to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection for drilling violations in Greene and Clearfield counties, Kallanish Energy reports
Rover PIpeline is continuing to have horizontal directional drilling problems under the Tuscarawas River in Ohio, and that has the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency concerned, Kallanish Energy reports.
The stalled Constitution Pipeline in New York State is mired down again. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has declined to overrule New York State that has denied a needed water certification for the natural gas pipeline, Kallanish Energy reports.
U.S. dry natural gas production averaged 73.6 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2017, up 1.0% from 2016, and reversing the 2016 production decline, the Energy Information Administration reports in its just-released Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO).
Ohio's second natural gas-fired base-load power plant is on line, Kallanish Energy reports. Boston-based Advanced Power Services and its subsidiary, Carroll County Energy, announced on Wednesday that their 700-megawatt Carroll County Energy plant in eastern Ohio has started commercial operations.
Independent producer CNX Resources said Tuesday its updated 2018 capital expenditure totals $790-$880 million, excluding the recent acquisition of the general partner interest of CNX Midstream Partners.