"The 330 ft distance to the unit line is set by the Texas RRC and is arrived at by dividing the 660 ft minimum spacing between wellheads in half. It is based on the best science available to the State pertaining to "drainage" of a…"
"Remember who issued the emergency order against Range Resources? It was EPA Regional Director Al Armendariz. Well, he made the news yesterday when Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Ok) spent 30 minutes on the Senate floor discussing the enforcement…"
"It reminds me of a legal case years ago when the target (Ray Donovan) said... "Which office do i go to get my reputation back?"... He was U.S. Labor Secretary for Ronald Reagan... and was indicted for larceny and fraud... and…"
"That makes all the sense in the world. Every operator should be running their rigs and trucks on LNG and CNG. That might be just the catalyst to further promote the build out the fuel infrastructure.
The key to America's…"
"yep, at the very least regions with natgas/electricity will be able to hold energy costs down to high use companies.
That's worth a mega fortune over time to a company and no doubt companies who need a lot of electricity or one of these…"
Shale-Gas Boom Spurs RaceStates Vie for New Chemical Factories—and Jobs—Powered by Lower Energy CostsBy JAMES R. HAGERTYThe boom in low-cost natural gas obtained from shale is driving investment in plants that use gas for fuel or as a raw material, setting off a race by states to attract such factories and the jobs they create.Enlarge ImageDaymon Gardner for The Wall Street…See More
Hello! I hope the site is a place for you to learn, network and contribute. My name is Keith and I started the site in June of 2008 to open up lines of communication between landowners. Since then, we have grown to over 10,000 members.
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As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More