Ohio's horizontal shale wells produced 5,813,755 barrels of oil and 614,218,362 Mcf (614 billion cubic feet) of natural gas during the second quarter of 2019, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR).
That is an increase in oil production of 29.5 percent and natural gas production of 10.8 percent compared to the second quarter of a year ago.
From ODNR's press release:
The ODNR quarterly report lists 2,365 horizontal shale wells, 2,317 of which reported oil and natural gas production during the quarter. Of the wells reporting oil and natural gas results:
- The average amount of oil produced was 2,509 barrels.
- The average amount of natural gas produced was 265,092 Mcf.
- The average number of second quarter days in production was 86.
A full breakdown of the report can be accessed here.