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Marcellus shale gas production increased 1.8 percent in November

Brian Bowling
| Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, 12:57 p.m.

Marcellus shale gas production increased 1.8 percent from October to November, according to figures from the Energy Information Administration.

The 18.5 billion cubic feet produced per day from the Marcellus shale in November represents 38 percent of the nation's entire dray shale gas production, which was 48.3 Bcf per day. The Marcellus shale runs through New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia.

The Permian shale in Texas and New Mexico was the next largest contributor at 5.5 Bcf per day or about 10 percent of the total,

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