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Range Resources executed an ethane sales contract with NOVA Chemicals at the conclusion of a successful open season for MarkWest’s and Sunoco’s Mariner West Project. The pipeline will transfer ethane from MarkWest facilities in southwest Pennsylvania to Marysville, Michigan and on to Sarnia, Ontario. First deliveries are expected some time early 2014. Finding suitable markets […]

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OH – PA – WV Want Shell Ethane Cracker

by Kenneth E. DuBose on August 30, 2011

An ethane cracker that is proposed by Shell will be built in the Marcellus Shale region of Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. The petrochemical plant will be a major development for whichever state Shell chooses. You can bet those states are competing as we speak. For mineral owners, this adds value to hydrocarbons beneath your property by […]

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NGLs (Natural Gas Liquids) supply is expanding with increases in production from parts of the Marcellus Shale and the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas.  Expect the petrochemical industry to begin expanding and building new facilities like the proposed Shell ethylene plant in the Northeast.  This is a win for mineral owners as more demand […]

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