Marcellus Shale

Natural gas, gas drilling

Study Makes Recommendations On Marcellus Shale

A Maryland panel recommended in a report on Monday that the General Assembly impose a fee on gas leases in the Marcellus Shale to fund studies about the impact of drilling in far western Maryland.


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Dominion Seeks Exports Of Marcellus Shale Gas

Richmond, Va.-based Dominion Resources announced last week that it wants to export 1 billion cubic feet of liquefied natural gas per day through its terminal in Maryland.


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U.S. To Cut Estimate Of Marcellus Shale Gas Reserves

The Energy Department says it will reduce its estimate of undiscovered natural gas in New York, Pennsylvania and other states following a new report by the U.S. Geological Survey.


Natural gas, gas drilling

O’Malley Announces Marcellus Shale Panel

Gov. Martin O’Malley has appointed a panel to study the impact of potential natural gas drilling in the Marcellus Shale in western Maryland.


Oil Drilling

Md. To Study Marcellus Shale Drilling, Taxes

A Marcellus Shale task force will study the impact of drilling for natural gas in western Maryland as well as how to tax that drilling and liability for damage caused by gas exploration and production.


Oil Drilling

House Approves Study Of Marcellus Shale Drilling

Natural gas drilling in western Maryland would be restricted until the state finishes a two-year study under a bill passed by House lawmakers on Wednesday.


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Md. House To Debate Natural Gas Drilling

The Maryland House of Delegates is set to vote this week on an effort to restrict drilling for natural gas in western Maryland.


Oil Drilling

O’Malley Urges Cautious Approach To Natural Gas Drilling

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is urging a cautious approach to natural gas drilling in western Maryland.


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Hearings Related To Drilling Of The Marcellus Shale Will Be Held Wednesday

A House committee will be hearing about legislation relating to drilling of the Marcellus Shale in western Maryland.