Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Natural Gas: New Face of the Ohio Valley

February 25, 2014 By CASEY JUNKINS Staff Writer WHEELING — Eight years ago, a company known as Range Resources began purchasing natural gas mineral rights in Ohio County for, in some instances, $5 per acre. more »»

Murray Energy Powering the Nation

February 25, 2014 From Staff Reports ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The Ohio Valley’s energy sector received a shake-up late last year when Murray Energy Corp. acquired five Consolidation Coal Co. more »»

Can Coal and Natural Gas Coexist?

February 25, 2014 WHEELING — Within the next few decades, natural gas could surpass coal as the nation’s preferred choice for electricity generation, according to estimates from the U.S. more »»

Natural Gas: Monroe County’s Lifeline

February 25, 2014 By CASEY JUNKINS Staff Writer HANNIBAL — Monroe County is quickly moving down a road that transitions it away from reliance on Ormet Corp. more »»

Chase for Ethane Cracker Continues

February 25, 2014 WHEELING — Corky Demarco, executive director of the West Virginia Oil and Natural Gas Association, projects that Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia should be able to produce about 500,000 barrels... more »»

Officials look to needs of cracker plant

February 25, 2014 PARKERSBURG — Wood County could experience a major economic boost in the next few years as Brazilian-based Odebrecht Corp. more »»

War on Coal Continues

February 25, 2014 WHEELING — The latest salvo in the war on coal was fired last month when Murray Energy Corp. announced it would sue the U.. more »»

As American Regulations Tighten, New Export Markets Key for Coal’s Future

February 25, 2014 WHEELING — Rep. David McKinley believes that finding new overseas markets for coal can help keep the industry viable as new regulations make coal increasingly tougher to burn in America. more »»

Billions Spent for Natural Gas Processing Infrastructure

February 25, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — Throughout the Upper Ohio Valley, Williams Energy, MarkWest Energy, Blue Racer Midstream and M3 Midstream have already committed to build more than $9 billion worth of Marcellus and... more »»

Natural Gas Pipeliners, Builders In Demand

February 25, 2014 WHEELING — Anyone looking for a welding job in the Upper Ohio Valley should be able to find work as long as they have the proper training because thousands of miles of natural gas pipelines are... more »»

I am looking for:

Top Jobs