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Plans Progressing for Ohio River Ethane Cracker Plant
Aug 1, 2017 9:19 PM

Plans Progressing for Ohio River Ethane Cracker Plant

Thailand-based firm PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC) America has announced it would purchase land along the Ohio River in Belmont County for $13.8 million to build a proposed $6 billion ethane cracker plant.

Jackie Stewart | Energy In Depth-ohio
Registration Open for Shale Insight 2017
Aug 1, 2017 9:14 PM

Registration Open for Shale Insight 2017

America’s energy security was forever changed nearly a decade ago, as domestic shale development positively shifted America’s energy outlook.

Steps Outlined by FERC for Rover Clean Up
Aug 1, 2017 9:10 PM

Steps Outlined by FERC for Rover Clean Up

Rover Pipeline must clean up drilling waste contaminated with diesel fuel before it can operate the natural gas pipeline it’s building, federal regulators said Wednesday.

Shane Hoover | Gatehouse Ohio Media
Pipelines Pump Up Wooster Airgas
Aug 1, 2017 9:03 PM

Pipelines Pump Up Wooster Airgas

Seeing the benefit of the three pipeline projects – Rover, Utopia and NEXUS – that are all slated to run or are currently running through Wayne County, Airgas, an Air Liquide company in Wooster, has been keeping busy round the clock.

Emily Rumes | Gatehouse Ohio Media
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OOGA Summer Meeting
Aug 1, 2017 8:58 PM

OOGA Summer Meeting

The Ohio Oil Gas Association Summer Meeting will be Aug. 7-8 at the Zanesville Country Club.

First Responders Receive Training on Best Practices for Security
Aug 1, 2017 8:38 PM

First Responders Receive Training on Best Practices for Security

Regional first responders gathered June 27 at the Stark County Emergency Management Agency to discuss how to safeguard pipelines and respond to emergencies with them.

Shane Hoover | Gatehouse Ohio Media
Ohio Well Activity
Apr 12, 2017 1:35 PM

Ohio Well Activity

Rover Pipeline Crews Ready To Roll
Apr 12, 2017 1:14 PM

Rover Pipeline Crews Ready To Roll

Energy Transfer Partners was chomping at the bit to get the Rover Pipeline project underway earlier this year, and with finally receiving a notice to proceed from a federal regulatory agency in February, it’s moving quickly to, well, proceed.

Bobby Warren | Gatehouse Media
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Ohio Agencies Say 6 Counties Saw $43M Tax Bump (Fact Sheets)
Mar 6, 2017 11:36 AM

Ohio Agencies Say 6 Counties Saw $43M Tax Bump (Fact Sheets)

The fact sheets below were compiled in a report done by Energy In Depth Ohio and the Ohio Oil and Gas Association. The data includes information obtained fromThe Ohio Department of Natural Resources Department of Oil Gas Resources.

Mar 6, 2017 11:16 AM

Ohio Agencies Say 6 Counties Saw $43M Tax Bump

Ohio’s top six Utica Shale counties collected more than $43.7 million in real estate property taxes on production from 2010-2015, according to a new report by Energy In Depth and the Ohio Oil and Gas Association.

Pipeline Progress
Mar 6, 2017 10:55 AM

Pipeline Progress

The Army Corp of Engineers’ announcement that it will issue the final permit to complete the Dakota Access Pipeline generated a lot of headlines, but it is just one of a handful of positive developments on the pipeline front in February, with three Marcellus and Utica shale projects being of particular note.

Nicole Jacobs | Energy In Depth-ohio
OOGA Celebrates 70th Anniversary
Mar 6, 2017 10:45 AM

OOGA Celebrates 70th Anniversary

Lyndsey Kleven, communications coordinator for OOGA, noted, “The industry is slowly emerging out of trying times, and brighter days lie ahead. It is more important now than ever that we come together and support both our industry and your Association.

EPA Reports Methane Emissions Decreasing
Mar 6, 2017 10:29 AM

EPA Reports Methane Emissions Decreasing

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its draft 2017 Greenhouse Gas Inventory (GHGI) in February, and the new EPA data show that methane emissions from oil and natural gas systems continue to fall at the same time production has continued to ramp up.

Seth Whitehead | Energy In Depth-ohio
Update On Increased Acreage for Wayne National Forest Sale
Feb 6, 2017 4:42 PM

Update On Increased Acreage for Wayne National Forest Sale

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced in Jaunary that it will lease another 1,186 acres in Ohio’s Wayne National Forest (WNF) in an upcoming auction set for March 23.

Jackie Stewart | Energy In Depth-ohio
Feb 6, 2017 3:59 PM

Natural Gas Plays Role in Increased Barge Traffic

In just three months, barge traffic on the Ohio River at Hannibal has tripled since a new company was contracted to manage harbor operations at Center Port Terminal, according to terminal owner Eric J. Spirtas.

OOGA Celebrates the Holidays
Feb 6, 2017 11:37 AM

OOGA Celebrates the Holidays

The Ohio Oil Gas Association marked a transition in leadership recently with David Hill of Cambridge stepping down as president and James Aslanides of Coshocton assuming that mantle of leadership.

Ohio Farm Bureau Speaker Calls Gas & Oil Industry 'Volatile'
Feb 6, 2017 11:20 AM

Ohio Farm Bureau Speaker Calls Gas & Oil Industry 'Volatile'

"If you’re not at the table, you’re part of the menu,” Dale Arnold of the Ohio Farm Bureau told dozens of community, business and economic development leaders on Jan. 5.

Aslanides Steps Into OOGA Leadership Role
Feb 6, 2017 11:13 AM

Aslanides Steps Into OOGA Leadership Role

Perhaps the trait that sets Jim Aslanides apart in his new role as president of the Ohio Oil Gas Association is passion.

Ray Booth | Dix Communications