PA Seeks Comments on Boosting Shale Permit Fees 250%07-17-2018
PA Gov. Tom Wolf’s DEP... “blindsided” the shale industry in February with a proposal to hike the application fee to drill. It’s now time for your voice to be heard...
Gov. Wolf signs no-new-taxes Pa. budget06-22-2018
Gov. Wolf signed into law the state’s $32.7 billion budget Friday evening, ... But it does not include some of the governor’s key requests, such as a tax on natural gas drillers.
Penn Twp Frack Ban Decision Now in Hands of Local Judge06-06-2018
Below is a recap of the case and the testimony given this week…
Testimony concludes in Penn Township fracking case06-05-2018
The fate of fracking in Penn Township is in a judge's hands after four days of testimony featuring more than 20 witnesses and more than 100 documents presented as evidence.
Penn township fracking battle continues in court06-04-2018
The battle over fracking in Penn Township returned to a Westmoreland County courtroom Monday with residents discussing their experiences and fears about unconventional gas well drilling.
Penn Twp About to Adopt Meaningless (?) Injection Well Ban05-15-2018
Nobody has even whispered the hint of wanting to locate a wastewater injection well in Penn Township–ever. It is a meaningless gesture–unless you consider that Protect PT calls the injection…
H&H About to Drill Well in Upper Burrell as Antis Plead with Judge03-16-2018
The latest twist is that antis are asking a judge to rule that the supervisors... erred in their decision to grant final approval for H&H’s drilling plans.
Greek gods have gas well namesakes in Upper Burrell03-16-2018
Upper Burrell residents have Greek gods as neighbors at a Marcellus natural gas well site, where the names Zeus and Thalia are used.
Upper Burrell residents asking judge to overturn OK for gas well pad03-15-2018
A group of Upper Burrell residents hopes to overturn supervisors' approval of a planned natural gas well pad in the township and is awaiting a Westmoreland County judge's decision.
Seismic testing nodes stolen in Murrysville03-12-2018
Nine seismic testing sensors were stolen from properties along Manorvue Court last week, according to Murrysville police.
$597,000 maintenance agreement inked for Allegheny Township Marcellus well03-09-2018
Allegheny Township and Huntley & Huntley... recently finalized an excess maintenance agreement for $597,000 to pay for damage and impact to roads for the development of the Marcellus Shale..…
Murrysville council places additional conditions on Huntley & Huntley pipeline construction02-23-2018
Murrysville council placed a couple of conditions on Monroeville drillers Huntley & Huntley as the company prepares to build a small pipeline.
Natural gas driller gives inside look at seismic testing02-14-2018
Huntley & Huntley Inc. is working with Cougar Land Services and Geokinetics, both Texas-based, to conduct the seismic testing project.
Monroeville, PA Antis Want 100% Ban on Fracking, Pipelines02-13-2018
Limiting fracking to an impossibly small 150 acres (out of 12,620 acres) that make up Monroeville–a mere 1% of the acreage–is not enough of a ban for radical antis...They want it all banned.…
Huntley and Huntley to seek approval for new Penn Township fracking wells02-06-2018
Huntley and Huntley Energy Exploration will present plans for its proposed Gaia well pad to the Penn Township Zoning Hearing Board at 7:30 p.m.
Want to tour a fracking site? Penn Township may get the chance01-24-2018
Huntley & Huntley Energy Exploration has decided to pull back the curtain at a well pad in Penn Township near its border with Murrysville.
Lower Burrell to be 'thumped' to test for natural gas fracking sites01-23-2018
Oil and natural gas exploration and production company Huntley & Huntley Inc. is using two companies to conduct seismic testing in Lower Burrell.
Monroeville Pushes Ban on NatGas Activity, Incl. Drilling & Plants01-12-2018
In September, Monroeville Council voted to enact a super-restrictive seismic testing ordinance
Penn Twp. ZHB Agenda01-08-2018
Penn Township Zoning Hearing Board will meet Thursday, Jan. 11 at 7 p.m. for hearings regarding Huntley & Huntley Energy Exploration's Gaia and Metis Well Site.
Murrysville PA Approves Dominion Plan to Expand Compressor Stn01-03-2018
Dominion recently received an important approval from Murrysville, PA (Westmoreland County) Council to expand the existing JB Tonkin compressor station.
Driller files first fracking application for Murrysville12-26-2017
Monroeville drillers Huntley & Huntley have requested state permits for the Titan Well Pad project
Update on PA Severance Tax Bill – More Progress, House Leaves Town11-22-2017
Much progress was made in the past 2 days. Some amendments passed, some failed, and then the House "abruptly adjourned" late last night without voting on the bill itself.
Pa. must focus on STEM11-16-2017
The continued boom in Marcellus shale gas drilling is one example of why Pennsylvania needs a growing, skilled STEM workforce.
Marcellus shale drilling company pitches fracking to A-K Valley business leaders11-15-2017
Huntley & Huntley Energy Explorations of Monroeville will announce the new wells when approvals are finalized sometime next year, according to Paul Burke, vice president and general counsel …
Penn Twp Ninny Nannies File Lawsuit to Block Apex, H&H Wells11-14-2017
A group of ninny nannies calling themselves Protect PT (Penn Township, Westmoreland County), backed with money and legal help from Big Green group PennFuture, filed a lawsuit to try and stop…
Pittsburgh-based Water Provider for Shale Drillers Expanding11-13-2017
HydroEdge is on track to increase its 2017 revenue 67 percent to approximately $13.2 million with $2.7 million in EBITDA.
Injection Wells and Zoning Amendments on Penn Twp. Agenda11-13-2017
Putting amendments to Penn Township's zoning ordinance immediately into effect will be on the commissioners agenda Wednesday night.
Marcellus Natural Gas Lowers Bills For All Americans11-12-2017
“In terms of cost, shale gas has been a clear win for consumers," Christina Simeone, Director of policy and external affairs, University of Pennsylvania’s Kleinman Center for Energy Policy
More permits, more drilling equals more Pennsylvania natural gas11-03-2017
Overall, the state accounts for 19 percent of the country's natural gas production and most of that is coming from the Marcellus shale formation.
Plum, PA Gives Huntley & Huntley Green Light for Shale Drilling10-13-2017
Huntley and Huntley of Monroeville is developing its Midas well on 92 acres near Coxcomb Hill Road in Plum.
Monroeville, PA Passes Restrictive Seismic Testing Ordinance09-14-2017
In September, Monroeville Council voted to enact a super-restrictive seismic testing ordinance.
Blackstone Group Invests $250M+ in Driller Huntley & Huntley08-16-2017
The WSJ says Blackstone has invested $250 million in Huntley & Huntley, a privately-held, Pennsylvania-based corporation that’s been around since 1912.
Huntley & Huntley Targets New Drilling in Westmoreland County, PA05-03-2017
On Monday city officials from Lower Burrell (Westmoreland County), PA asked a lot of tough questions of seismic contractors hired by Huntley and Huntley to map the township–presumably (and t…
Monroeville Approves Seismic Testing Ordinance09-27-2017
Seismic testing is now further regulated in Monroeville...
Marcellus shale conference in Pittsburgh09-27-2017
The seventh annual Shale Insight Conference opens...
Pennsylvania not fully capitalizing on its Marcellus shale09-27-2017
Pennsylvania is realizing only a fraction of its economic potential...
Marcellus, Utica, DJ Basin shale gas pipeline builders updates09-27-2017
Construction to help build a pipeline section to enable Marcellus shale...
Energy Spotlight: M. Christopher Doyle09-27-2017
M. Christopher Doyle was lured into the energy business by a scholarship from...
Subsidiaries & Affiliates
An institutional joint venture that invests in the Marcellus and Utica regions of Southwestern Pennsylvania.
A locally owned land development company headquartered in southwestern Pennsylvania.
H&M Holdings is a local company that focuses on non-operating mineral interests and related real-estate ventures.