11 New Drilling Permits for Carroll County in June
Carroll County still the eye of the Utica Shale activity
From Columbus Business First:
Carroll County continued to be Ohio’s hot spot for shale drilling, with the state issuing 11 new permits there in June, according to the Hannah Report.
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources issued 36 new permits in all for horizontal drilling in the state’s shale play last month, the news service reported. The second-most popular location for drilling permits was Columbiana County, with seven, and Harrison County, with five.
Those counties have been among the leaders in the current shale boom playing out in eastern Ohio. Click here to see the top 10 Ohio counties for Utica shale activity.