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bar1035

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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 1:04:09 AM

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A new report says Ohio energy companies extracted more than twice as much oil and gas from the Utica shale during three months last year than all of 2012.
The figures were released thanks to a new law that requires companies to file production updates for the geological formation every quarter instead of annually.

The Columbus Dispatch reports Wednesday (http://bit.ly/1iulhg1 ) that in the three-month-period ending in September, 245 wells produced a total of 1.3 million barrels of oil and 33.6 billion cubic feet of natural gas.

For all of 2012, 85 wells produced 635,876 barrels of oil and 12.8 billion cubic feet of gas.

Industry experts attribute the increase to a growth in active wells.


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ExplorerWA
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:44:58 AM

Lets see it with lower prices at the pump.
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arizona182004
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:08:41 AM

and gas is so expensive why?
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mlmeng
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:08:15 AM

Applied technology providing rewards to mankind.
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:08:04 AM

Good.
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:06:44 AM

Good data!
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:05:33 AM

great
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rahcat
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:04:48 AM

Excellent.
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beaverkeeper
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:04:46 AM

And the big oil companies are probably going to sell it to the Chinese.
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stratlinetime
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:04:14 AM

Cheaper gas?
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speedraider
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:03:58 AM

ok
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troutbum7
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:02:13 AM

Good I hope we can use it here.
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Becky_Gelke
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:01:59 AM

OK
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SparkieMi
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:00:39 AM

Good for them!!!!
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MahopacJack
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:00:15 AM

good.
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 11:56:50 PM

GOOD NEWS!
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SpankyMI
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 11:55:18 PM

To bad supply and demand theories do not work when it comes to gas and oil production.
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 12:51:30 PM

Sure wish this would mean lower prices...
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 12:05:51 PM

Good.
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 11:43:28 AM

I still see some of the old pump jacks nodding away - and even more sleeping in the fields..
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JamesCalvin
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 9:34:31 AM

I well remember the Ohio oil well pumps when we drove through Ohio in 1953!
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skempton
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 9:14:41 AM

It will not drop, only rise.
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MBob1
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:53:29 AM

So why don't we see the reduction in fuel costs that Texas sees?????
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:51:26 AM

YOUR RIGHT
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91Hilux
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:50:02 AM

Big Oil & their share holders will enjoy the higher profits, because prices sure as heck haven't fallen.
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:36:12 AM

K.
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survken
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:28:42 AM

I guess not enough to keep prices down.
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:26:45 AM

sure can't tell by the prices we're paying.
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:25:38 AM

ok
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iGas38
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:22:06 AM

Lots of oil and natural gas and gas prices are high too.....
More crude oil and Big Oil exports fuel to keep their profits high.
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slkmoo
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:21:03 AM

go for it
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Chas58
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:20:13 AM

Drill, baby, drill!
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streetdesign
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:19:53 AM

Ok. We have plenty of oil here but it is not doing much to bring down prices.
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:17:34 AM

big oil....too big
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gws2980
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:16:42 AM

Why can't this help our prices
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BazooQC
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:15:41 AM

Yet gas prices remain high. Right.
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cucamongacurtis
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:14:23 AM

Excellent. Drill here, stop sending jobs overseas.
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gafgar
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:13:54 AM

at what cost to their environment?
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wilsmoke
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:13:31 AM

All this higher production of oil I've been hearing about and the gas prices are going up ????
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Joeatcret
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:13:24 AM

I'm sure you are right about speculation, that being said: every time there is the slightest hint some of the smallest producers are off line or their is a threat thereof oil and fuel prices skyrocket immediately hence my Bizzaro World comment.
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suzyq2007
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:13:10 AM

this is good for them, but should prices not come down
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livedream
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:11:07 AM

1fuelish1 is right. Speculators will not allow our prices to fall accordingly. They will keep prices up for market profit.
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reflow
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:11:03 AM

That just don't sound right.
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braves89
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:10:29 AM

and prices are up
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:10:26 AM

good
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:09:35 AM

Good.
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:09:19 AM

go bucks
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:09:02 AM

Ok
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1fuelish1
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:09:01 AM

Oil and gas prices are only slightly affected by increased volumes. Rampant speculation is the real underlying reason behind high prices.
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Joeatcret
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:08:51 AM

Have no fear!, the more that is found the higher the price! I'm living in
Bizarro World.
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JDHancock
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2014 8:08:50 AM

Okay, this is nice but until production is ramped up to where gas prices dropped LONG term, this means that they are price gouging...
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