MOUNDSVILLE -- The propane, butane, pentane and ethane in West Virginia and neighboring states is so plentiful and profitable that Williams Partners is spending $4.5 billion to process the natural gas liquids. In Marshall County, the Tulsa, Okla.
A bright orange flame along Lude Road shows New York City-based Hess Corp. is fracking for natural gas in Belmont County, while flaring away some of the excess gases. more >>
WHEELING - The local region has many abandoned coal mines filled with water, and this water could be treated and used in the fracking process, West Virginia lawmakers heard Thursday. more >>
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Sen. Lou Gentile is reserving judgment on Gov. John Kasich's plan to increase taxes on the oil and gas industry until he can learn more about exactly how it would impact East Ohio. more >>
As GreenHunter Water officials prepare to present their site plan for a proposed frack wastewater recycling facility in Warwood to the Wheeling Planning Commission next week, residents who fear for... more >>