Report: Amount of Marcellus, Utica natural gas higher than in 201110-07-2019
The amount of recoverable natural gas in the Marcellus and Utica shale formations in the Appalachian Basin is significantly greater than previously thought, according to a new estimate by th…
Huntley & Huntley adopts new name, focus09-25-2019
Huntley & Huntley Energy Exploration, a natural gas company with several unconventional wells in Allegheny and Westmoreland counties, is rebranding itself as Olympus Energy LLC.Read More…
Huntley & Huntley Energy renamed Olympus Energy09-25-2019
Huntley & Huntley Energy Exploration LLC, a privately held independent natural gas company in the Appalachian basin, has changed its name to Olympus Energy LLC. Read More
Two new Marcellus shale gas sites proposed in Upper Burrell01-09-2019
Huntley & Huntley has applied to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection for permits to drill unconventional gas wells at two sites in Upper Burrell.
Experts Say Slow Growth Ahead for PA Marcellus in 201901-07-2019
Experts say to expect in 2019 what we saw in 2018–slow and steady growth. We’d point out that every single quarter in both PA and OH we set new record high natgas production records.
Pittsburgh Utility Experiments with NatGas Fuel Cells in Homes09-05-2018
This nifty little invention, called a fuel cell, uses natural gas in a *chemical* reaction to create electricity.
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.