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WV Supreme Court rules in favor of PPG Industries in Marcellus Shale land case - The News Center

May 31, 2017 - 5:11pm

WV Supreme Court rules in favor of PPG Industries in Marcellus Shale land case
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The West Virginia Supreme Court has ruled that approval of those holding royalty rights to Marcellus Shale natural gas isn't required for pooling agreements when their leasing rights have been signed away. The Supreme Court, reversing a lower court ...

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EQT fined $1.1 million for Marcellus Shale pit leak - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

May 31, 2017 - 4:21pm

EQT fined $1.1 million for Marcellus Shale pit leak
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
A Pennsylvania hearing board has fined EQT Corp. $1.1 million for a 2012 leak from a Marcellus Shale wastewater pit in Tioga County, significantly less than the ...

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EQT fined $1.1 million for Marcellus Shale pit leak - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

May 31, 2017 - 4:15pm

EQT fined $1.1 million for Marcellus Shale pit leak
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
A Pennsylvania hearing board has fined EQT Corp. $1.1 million for a 2012 leak from a Marcellus Shale wastewater pit in Tioga County, significantly less than the $4.5 million in penalties that state regulators wanted for the breach they said caused the ...

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Outright fracking ban moves a step closer in the Republic of Ireland - Belfast Telegraph

May 31, 2017 - 2:10pm

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Outright fracking ban moves a step closer in the Republic of Ireland
Belfast Telegraph
Hydraulic fracturing, commonly known as fracking, involves drilling into the earth before a high-pressure water mixture is forced into rock to release gas. The legislation was introduced by a politician from a rural region and secured cross-party ...
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Nevada Legislature could ban 'fracking' for fossil fuels - Reno Gazette Journal

May 31, 2017 - 12:49pm

Reno Gazette Journal

Nevada Legislature could ban 'fracking' for fossil fuels
Reno Gazette Journal
The use of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, to extract fossil fuels could be banned in Nevada if a state assemblyman gets his way. But that's only if the Legislature approves Assembly Bill 159 before the end of the legislative session on June 5 and Gov.

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Wisconsin Supreme Court Upholds Rejection of Fracking Permit ... - U.S. News & World Report

May 31, 2017 - 10:07am

Wisconsin Supreme Court Upholds Rejection of Fracking Permit ...
U.S. News & World Report
A divided Wisconsin Supreme Court has upheld a Trempealeau County decision denying a permit to open a new sand mine for use in hydraulic fracking.

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