Pennsylvania Opens Game Reserve to Oil, Gas Leasing

The Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) is opening about one-sixth of a game reserve in Bradford County, in the heart of the Marcellus Shale, to oil and natural gas leasing.

May 21, 2012

As Ohio Shale Plays Heat Up, Landowner Groups Cash In

When Rex Energy Corp. announced in August that it acquired the rights to lease about 11,000 net acres in Carroll County, OH, for $40 million, the company said it was doing so to develop a prospect in the Utica Shale play and expand its acreage position there.

September 12, 2011

FERC Checks on Price Index Compliance with Standards, Liquidity

In what appear to be test cases, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has issued two orders to determine whether published natural gas price indexes that are cited by interstate natural gas pipelines in their tariffs are in compliance with the agency’s new mandated standards for price reporting and reflect sufficient liquidity at referenced pipeline locations.

August 6, 2003