Activity in the Utica Shale formation and Marcellus Shale formation in Ohio have both seen little change when compared to last week’s well update. However, Ohio does have an exciting event taking place this week.
Starting today and ending tomorrow, the 4th Annual Ohio Valley Regional Oil & Gas Expo will be taking place. The expo is located in St. Clairsville, Ohio, at the James Carnes Center in Belmont County. The two day event will include a network reception, one day full of vendor exhibits, trade professionals and guest speakers from the energy industry. Some of the guest speakers include Chief Executive Officer of Ricer Energy Daniel Rice, President of MPR Transloading and Energy Services LLC Natalie Brown and President of the Ohio Gas Association Jimmy Stewart.
For more information and registration applications for the Ohio Valley Regional Oil & Gas Expo, please visits the expo’s website here.
The following information is provided by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources and is through the week of April 25th.
Activity in the Utica Shale formation in Ohio has had a few slight changes when compared to last week’s update. According to this week’s report, 390 wells were drilled (up 10), 219 drilling (down 10), 420 permitted (down 1) and 854 producing (up 7), bringing the total number of wells in the Utica to 1,883 (up 6).
The Marcellus Shale in Ohio has zero change reported when compared to last week’s well report. The area is still sitting at 15 wells permitted, 12 drilled, 15 producing and one well drilling. There are a total of 44 wells in the Ohio Marcellus Shale.