Mar. 29, 2015   43°F   School Closings
Listen Live WCPN / WCLV
ideastream
Mission 4
Values 1
Values 2
Values 3
Vision 3
Vision 4
Vision 5
Values 4
Values 5
Values 6
Vision 1
Vision 2

Choose a station:

90.3 WCPN
WCLV 104.9
WVIZ/PBS

Choose a station:

90.3 WCPN
WCLV 104.9
WVIZ/PBS

Shale

News, analysis and discussion about the boom in natural gas and oil production in Ohio's Utica Shale region, especially its economic and environmental impact. Read, listen, engage with ideastream's coverage.

Help us tell the story! Email us your comments, questions, and ideas.

Recent Shale Coverage from ideastream

Weekly Regional Round-up

Weekly Regional Round-up

The Sound of Ideas
Posted March 20, 2015

President Obama turns City Club speech into pachyderm roast; builders say new bridges can't be rushed.

White House Summit; Race and Real Estate; Tia Juana Club

White House Summit; Race and Real Estate; Tia Juana Club

Ideas
Posted February 20, 2015

Our panel discussed the Ohio Supreme Court's rulings on fracking and traffic cameras.

Weekly Regional Roundup

Weekly Regional Roundup

The Sound of Ideas
Posted February 20, 2015

State supreme court rejects a local fracking ban; Ohio's only Civil War battle site could become a park.

Gas Severance Tax On The Table

Regional News Stories
Posted February 4, 2015

House leaders check budget proposal, and a potential tax hike on oil and gas drilling

Lorain Hopes For New Markets And Renewed Oil And Gas Development For Its U.S. Steel Plant

Lorain Hopes For New Markets And Renewed Oil And Gas Development For Its U.S. Steel Plant

Regional News Stories
Posted January 16, 2015

The company's plan to idle the facility concerns laborers and officials.

 1 2 3 >  Last »

Shale Summit 2013

Shale Summit

An audience of 600 people at the Landerhaven event heard industry promoters; business groups, environmental groups, researchers and local government officials discuss the impacts of current and future of oil and gas production in the Utica Shale region of eastern Ohio.

Watch sessions from the summit here.

Additional Information

Explore the following pages for more information about natural gas drilling.