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Top Marcellus Shale news stories – May 14-27

u.s. drilling rig count

Catch up on the past two weeks of Marcellus shale news with our recap. Scroll through the list below to see what our readers found the most engaging in recent weeks. Enjoy! 7. Western Maryland town of Friendsville proposes fracking ban FRIENDSVILLE, Md. (AP) — The western Maryland town of Friendsville is proposing a ban on hydraulic fracturing for natural gas ...

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US rig count one away from historic low

Baker Hughes, rig count

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by 13 this week to 489, a near record low. The Houston company said Friday that 392 rigs sought oil and 97 explored for natural gas amid depressed energy prices. A year ago, 1,192 rigs were ...

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