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Enbridge to Keep Kentucky Gas Pipe Shut for at Least a Week After Blast

Enbridge to Keep Kentucky Gas Pipe Shut for at Least a Week After Blast

From Reuters


Canadian energy company Enbridge Inc said the section of its Texas Eastern pipeline in Kentucky that exploded on Thursday, killing one person, will remain shut through at least Aug. 12.

Enbridge said in a notice to customers Monday …

Source: PRNewsfoto/Contura Energy

Contura Energy Appoints New CEO and Board Member

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Contura Energy selects David J. Stetson as its new CEO and as a member of its board of directors
Contura Energy (stock ticker: CTRA), a Tennessee-based coal supplier, has unanimously elected

Source: Lineal Industries

E&P Diversifies Through Merger

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Acquisition of Lineal Star completed in an all-stock transaction
Camber Energy (stock ticker: CEI), an independent E&P with a new focus on adding midstream, downstream and field service activities, closed its

A Look at U.S.A.’s Energy States: Which Are the Best and Worst for Business?

A Look at U.S.A.’s Energy States: Which Are the Best and Worst for Business?

CEOs rank Texas at the top, California at the bottom

Chief Executive magazine has published its newest list of the best and worst states for business. Texas ranked Number One—again. California is Number 50—again.

In the executive summary of

May 16, 2019 - 1:09 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Economy, Jobs
Marcellus and Utica Region Will Supply Nearly Half of Nation’s Natural Gas by 2040: IHS

Marcellus and Utica Region Will Supply Nearly Half of Nation’s Natural Gas by 2040: IHS

Natural gas liquids production in the Marcellus and Utica formations expected to nearly double in Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia, drawing petrochemical expansion
According to a new study from IHS Markit, the Marcellus and Utica shale formations’ production will increase

Source: Virginia Mercury

Mountain Valley Pipeline Project 70% Complete by Year-End

Mountain Valley Pipeline Project 70% Complete by Year-End

December 14, 2018 - 6:30 am Closing Bell Story‎, Midstream, Press Releases
U.S. Becomes World Energy Leader, Surpassing 11 Million Barrels of Oil per Day

U.S. Becomes World Energy Leader, Surpassing 11 Million Barrels of Oil per Day

The rapid growth of oil production from shale combined with returning GOM production have succeeded in making the United States the leading crude oil producer in the world.

The U.S. set a new record for daily oil production at 11.3

November 1, 2018 - 2:05 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Industry Insights, International
Report: West Virginians Saved More Than $4 Billion Over 10 Years from Lower Natural Gas Prices

Report: West Virginians Saved More Than $4 Billion Over 10 Years from Lower Natural Gas Prices

Report: West Virginians Saved More Than $4 Billion Over 10 Years from Lower Natural Gas Prices

September 18, 2018 - 8:30 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Press Releases
Source: WPX

West Virginia’s Co-Tenancy Drilling Bill a Compromise

Teachers’ strike impacted bill with threat of higher severance taxes

From the Gazette-Mail

WHEELING — After a long-awaited “co-tenancy” bill was signed into law, presenters at an oil and gas conference told industry players Wednesday to make sure the industry …

West Virginia Suffers Worst Industrial Job Loss since the Recession

West Virginia Suffers Worst Industrial Job Loss since the Recession

Coal industry sheds 21% of its West Virginia jobs, no longer state’s largest industrial employer

West Virginia shed more industrial jobs over the past twelve months than at any year since the end of the recession, according to a new …

The Six States Being Hammered Hardest by Lower Oil Prices

The Six States Being Hammered Hardest by Lower Oil Prices

Lower severance taxes are severely squeezing budgets in oil producing states, some to “revenue failure”

Severance taxes on oil and gas extraction make up a significant portion of the budgets of a number of states in the U.S., but the …

Source: WPX

West Virginia’s Coal Industry is Reeling – Will Shale Gas Take Its Place?

Seal_of_West_Virginia.svgAn Exclusive Interview with Keith Burdette, Secretary of Commerce for West Virginia

Coal has powered West Virginia’s economy for centuries. Generations of West Virginians have come and gone in the Mountain State, and its stalwart blue-collar coal industry continuously attracts …

Trans Energy, Inc. Provides Operations Update On Marcellus Horizontal Drilling Program

Company Posts Record 30-Day IP Rates

T. MARYS, W.Va., Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Trans Energy, Inc. (ticker: TENG), a pure play Marcellus Shale exploration and production company, today announced production results on the Dewhurst #110H and Dewhurst #111H in …

November 8, 2012 - 5:04 pm Oil and Gas 360 Articles, Regulatory