Building Ohio's Economy

Economic Impact

The Ohio Oil & Gas Energy Education Program (OOGEEP) has released a second Economic Impact Study, prepared by Kleinhenz & Associates. The study provides data about how the state’s natural gas and crude oil industry positively impacts Ohio’s economy today, and includes the first comprehensive study about how planned oil and gas development in Ohio’s Utica shale formation might impact the state over the next five years.

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Press Release: More than 200,000 Ohio-based, oil and gas industry-related jobs projected by 2015

Ohio Oil & Gas Energy Education Program

Ohio Department of Job and Family Services Ohio Labor Market Information – Ohio Shale Reports