http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil API Pennsylvania responds to proposed ban on hydraulic fracturing in the Marcellus http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/14/api-pennsylvania-responds-to-proposed-ban-on-hydraulic-fracturing-in-the-marcellus API Pennsylvania (API-PA) responded to the Delaware River Basin Commission’s (DRBC) proposal to ban hydraulic fracturing in the region. U.S. operators are teed up for a drilling resurgence http://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2017/august-2017/features/us-operators-are-teed-up-for-a-drilling-resurgence Drilling activity is noticeably higher, as American drillers climb out from historically low levels. EQT dubbed largest U.S. gas driller after $6.7-billion Rice buy http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/6/20/eqt-dubbed-largest-us-gas-driller-after-67-billion-rice-buy EQT Corp. will become the largest U.S. natural gas producer after agreeing to buy Rice Energy Inc.’s holdings in the hydrocarbon-rich Marcellus shale formation for about $6.7 billion in cash and stock. Kalnin Ventures announces fourth Marcellus asset acquisition http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/5/16/kalnin-ventures-announces-fourth-marcellus-asset-acquisition Kalnin Ventures LLC today announced it has signed a Purchase and Sale Agreement (PSA) on its fourth acquisition of a non-operating portfolio in the northeast portion of the Marcellus shale, on behalf of its BKV Fund and investor Banpu Pcl. Titan Energy sells Appalachia, Marcellus assets for $84.2 million http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/5/5/titan-energy-sells-appalachia-marcellus-assets-for-842-million Titan Energy has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its conventional Appalachia and Marcellus assets to Diversified Gas and Oil for $84.2 million. Noble Energy sells Marcellus assets for over $1.2 billion, pays down acquistion debt http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/5/3/noble-energy-sells-marcellus-assets-for-over-12-billion-pays-down-acquistion-debt Noble Energy, Inc., has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to divest all of its upstream assets in northern West Virginia and southern Pennsylvania to an undisclosed buyer for a total amount of $1.225 billion. Kalnin Ventures announces third Marcellus acquisition http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/3/22/kalnin-ventures-announces-third-marcellus-acquisition Kalnin Ventures LLC has announced that it has signed a Purchase and Sale Agreement (PSA) on its third acquisition of a non-operating portfolio in the northeastern Marcellus shale play of Pennsylvania, on behalf of its investor Banpu Pcl. Kalnin Ventures closes on second acquisition of Marcellus shale assets http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/1/31/kalnin-ventures-closes-on-second-acquisition-of-marcellus-shale-assets Kalnin Ventures LLC today announced it has closed on its second acquisition of a non-operating portfolio in the northeast Marcellus shale play of Pennsylvania, on behalf of its investor Banpu Pcl. Dresser-Rand commissions its first small-scale LNG production solution http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/1/18/dresser-rand-commissions-its-first-small-scale-lng-production-solution The Dresser-Rand business, part of Siemens Power and Gas, has commissioned its first small-scale natural gas liquefaction system at the Ten Man liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility near Mansfield, Pa. Reluctant activist sees heart of shale being ripe for deals http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/1/9/reluctant-activist-sees-heart-of-shale-being-ripe-for-deals After years of calling for it privately, Barnes Hauptfuhrer decided that early 2017 was finally time to go public with his desire to see a makeover of America’s hottest natural gas play.