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Range Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results

FORT WORTH, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 07/28/14 -- RANGE RESOURCES CORPORATION (NYSE: RRC) today announced its second quarter 2014 financial results.

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Range Announces Marketing and Transportation Agreements

FORT WORTH, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 06/26/14 -- RANGE RESOURCES CORPORATION (NYSE: RRC) announced today that it has signed additional transportation and marketing agreements to support its future natural gas and ethane production growth.

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Range and EQT Complete Asset Exchange

FORT WORTH, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 06/16/14 -- Range Resources Corporation (NYSE: RRC) and EQT Corporation (NYSE: EQT) today announced completion of the asset exchange that was announced in late April 2014. In the transaction, EQT received approximately 73,000 net acres and more than 900 producing wells in the Permian Basin of Texas. Range received approximately 138,000 net acres and the remaining interest in a supporting gathering system in the Nora Field of Virginia, plus $145 million cash, less the normal post-closing adjustments.

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Range Provides Pennsylvania Water Management Update

(September 18, 2014) Range Resources – Appalachia, LLC pioneered large scale water recycling for shale gas development in Pennsylvania in 2009. Pennsylvania now leads the nation in shale water recycling and reuse. Over the years several iterations of technologies and best practices have been developed and employed as part of the Company’s water management plan, including the use of impoundments specifically engineered to manage water.

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Jeff Ventura Keynotes at Hart Energy's DUG East Conference

Range Resources Corporation President and CEO Jeff Ventura keynoted Hart Energy’s DUG East Conference where he discussed Pennsylvania’s rich oil and natural gas history and provided an update on Range’s operations.

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Range Update Regarding MarkWest Houston Processing Plant Outage

FORT WORTH, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/14 -- RANGE RESOURCES CORPORATION (NYSE: RRC) issued the following statement.

Last night MarkWest reported an incident at its Houston, Pennsylvania complex which damaged a portion of its gas processing facilities. As a result, some Range wells are shut in while the plant is down to assess the damage.

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Range Signs Asset Exchange Agreement

FORT WORTH, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 04/30/14 -- Range Resources Corporation (NYSE: RRC) today announced the execution of an agreement to exchange producing properties and other assets with EQT Corporation (NYSE: EQT).

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Range Announces First Quarter 2014 Results

FORT WORTH, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 04/28/14 -- RANGE RESOURCES CORPORATION (NYSE: RRC) today announced its first quarter 2014 financial results.

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Range Announces Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2014 Financial Results

FORT WORTH, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 03/21/14 -- RANGE RESOURCES CORPORATION (NYSE: RRC) announced today that its first quarter 2014 financial results news release will be issued Monday, April 28 after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.

A conference call to review the financial results is scheduled on Tuesday, April 29 at 9:00 a.m. ET. To participate in the call, please dial 877-407-0778 and ask for the Range Resources first quarter 2014 financial results conference call. A replay of the call will be available through May 29. To access the phone replay dial 877-660-6853. The conference ID is 13579010.

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Tonkawa Honored as "Business of the Year"

Earlier this year, the Tonkawa Chamber of Commerce named Range Resources-Midcontinent, LLC “Business of the Year,” an outstanding honor stemming from the strong and ongoing leadership, community involvement and impressive growth since Range opened its Tonkawa office in 2007.

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Range Reports Outstanding 2013 Results

FORT WORTH, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 02/25/14 -- RANGE RESOURCES CORPORATION (NYSE: RRC) today announced its 2013 financial results.

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Range Increases Unproved Resource Potential to 64 - 85 Tcfe

FORT WORTH, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 02/04/14 -- RANGE RESOURCES CORPORATION (NYSE: RRC) announced today that its estimated unrisked unproved resource potential ("unproved resource potential") as of December 31, 2013 increased to 64 - 85 Tcfe, up from 48 - 68 Tcfe at year-end 2012 and 60 - 83 Tcfe at mid-year 2013.

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Range Proved Reserves Increase 26% to 8.2 Tcfe

FORT WORTH, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 02/04/14 -- RANGE RESOURCES CORPORATION (NYSE: RRC) announced today that its proved reserves as of December 31, 2013 increased 26% to a record high of 8.2 Tcfe.

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Range Resources Geologist Taylor McClain Featured in The American Oil & Gas Reporter

After a year as a geologist with Range Resources Corp., Taylor McClain has the professional experience to put his college years in perspective. “Get involved in professional organizations,” he urges. “This will not only bolster your resume but also give you a chance to develop networking, communication and leadership skills that will help you be successful.”

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Jeff Ventura on KRLD's "CEO Spotlight With David Johnson"

Listen to Range's President and Chief Executive Officer on the CEO Spotlight with David Johnson on CBS Radio Dallas, KRLD News Radio 1080 AM.

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Highlights from Range's CNG Fleet unveiling.

Range's commercial fleet order of factory-engineered CNG vehicles is the largest single order for both Chrysler Group and GM.

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Jeff Ventura Accepts Distinguished AAPG Michael T. Halbouty Lecturer Award

President and Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Ventura recently received the distinguished AAPG Michael T. Halbouty Lecturer Award.

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Oil and gas producer Range Resources earns $53 million in quarter

The oil and gas producer, which has a large operation in the Marcellus Shale in the Northeast, also agreed to sell properties in West Texas and New Mexico for $275 million. That transaction is expected to close in April.

For the year, Range earned $13 million on $1.46 billion in revenue. The results included $55.5 million in impairments taken during the quarter and more than $160 million in impairments for the year.


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Forbes: PA switch to gas from coal saves $14-$37 billion annual in reduced health costs

The wild artistic license of movies like Gasland notwithstanding, the common feeling in the media and, therefore, among the public, is that fracking is causing significant environmental damage (Energy Justice). However, it seems that fracking may be getting a bum rap, at least from the standpoint of toxic emissions.

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Report on EPA and Range Resources Omitted Key Facts

A Jan. 16 Associated Press report on the Environmental Protection Agency's handling of a recent water contamination case allegedly involving the hydraulic fracturing process completely misrepresents the facts ("EPA changed course after gas company protested," chron.com.) The story falls well short of the AP's claim to journalistic standards.

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Range Geologist Bill Zagorski To Be Honored By AAPG

William A. Zagorski, Marcellus Shale Division vice president of geology, will be honored this Spring by the American Association of Petroleum Geologists with the organization's Norman H. Foster Outstanding Explorer Award.

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Jeff Ventura's Q&A with the Star-Telegram

Jim Fuquay of the Fort Worth Star Telegram discusses energy and rising gas prices with President and Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Ventura.

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Range Resources Recognized With National Environmental Stewardship Award

Range Resources was presented the Interstate Oil & Gas Compact Commission (IOGCC) Chairman's Stewardship Award for an elk restoration project in Virginia.

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New Video from the Marcellus Shale Coalition

The Marcellus Shale: Powering an American Renaissance

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Price Waterhouse Coopers: Shale Gas Reshaping US Chemicals Industry

“Manufacturers may be able to take advantage of low-cost chemicals to create plastic-based substitutes for other materials, such as metal, glass, wood, leather, and textiles. Lower natural gas prices could provide a strong economic incentive for US manufacturers to reverse off shoring of manufacturing activity and build production facilities in the United States. Longer term, lower energy costs could help revive manufacturing in the United States and positively affect the competitive position of American manufacturing.”

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Interview With Jeff Ventura at The Oil & Gas Conference

President and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Ventura discuss's Range Resources' second Upper Devonian well in Appalachia, their current footprint in the Mississippi Lime, and how they are allocating capital between dry and wet gas projects.

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Forbes Survey: U.S. Energy Independence Achievable in 15 Years

Forbes Insights "2012 U.S. Energy Sector Outlook," surveyed 107 executives at middle market energy companies to assess their views on the industry and outlook for their companies, energy prices and trends in the coming years. Energy industry executives see the potential for great strides toward American energy independence in the coming years, with nearly half citing natural gas as the most critical fuel.

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Range's CEO Jeff Ventura on CNBC's The Kudlow Report

Range's CEO Jeff Ventura appears in a live interview on Monday, April 9, 2012 with Larry Kudlow on The Kudlow Report on CNBC.  CNBC dedicated an entire day of coverage to discuss the various benefits that domestic natural gas production provides for the nation. This is part of the station's weeklong CERAWeek 2012 coverage.

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Energy In Depth Video Release: Women of the Marcellus

On Monday, April 2, 2012, Energy in Depth released "Women of the Marcellus," a new video highlighting how Marcellus Shale development is re-uniting and strengthening families across Pennsylvania.

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EPA: Parker County Withdrawal

On March 30, 2012 the United States Environmental Protection Agency withdrew their December 10, 2010 Administrative Order against Range Resources and Range Production Company.

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MSC Unveils New Video: "Building a Stronger, More Secure America"

Canonsburg, Pa. – At this week’s annual meeting of the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) -- where more than 250 natural gas-related companies reinforced their commitment to environmental and operational transparency and safety – the organization released a new video entitled, “The Marcellus Shale: Building a Stronger, More Secure America.” The video highlights strong job creation in the five-state Marcellus region in spite of a bleak job picture nationally.

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PA Superior Court Remands Butler v. Powers

Range provides a detailed explanation of the meaning and possible effect of this recent court action.

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Marcellus Shale Coalition Press Release

New Study: Pa. Self-Sufficient in Natural Gas, Marcellus Shale Could Lead Nation in Production by 2020.  
Total 2011 economic impact of Marcellus could exceed $12 billion, Pennsylvania consumer savings topped $633 million in 2010

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John Pinkerton on Fox News

Fox News Special Report with Bret Baier and John Roberts: Technology Is Turning Shale Into Viable Energy Source, but Safety Concerns Persist

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Three New Videos Launched in the Video Series: Range Up Close

Range has created a series of videos, Range Up Close, to help keep investors informed about topics impacting our business. Three new videos discussing Range's 2010 accomplishments are available in our video library.

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John Pinkerton on CNBC's Mad Money

Range's Chairman and CEO John Pinkerton discusses the future of natural gas with Jim Cramer.

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John Pinkerton on Bloomberg's "Inside Track"

Range's Chairman and CEO John Pinkerton discusses the potential impact of recent world events on natural gas demand with Erik Schatzker, anchor and editor-at-large on Bloomberg television's early-morning newscast "Inside Track."

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Texas Railroad Commission Says Range Not Responsible for Water Contamination

The Texas Railroad Commission found Tuesday that natural gas wells operated by Fort Worth-based Range Resources clearly were not responsible for methane contamination of two Parker County water wells, as claimed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  

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Emergence of Shale Plays Leads To Transformative Shift for Independent Operators

Range President and Chief Operating Officer, Jeff Ventura, joins in a panel to discuss the impact of shale plays with American Oil and Gas Reporter magazine.

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John Pinkerton Discusses Natural Gas Demand with Erin Burnett of CNBC

In spite of current severe winter weather across one-third of the nation and forecasts for more to come, Range Chairman and CEO John Pinkerton tells CNBC Correspondent Erin Burnett that consumers will pay lower prices for energy this heating season due to natural gas production from shale plays.

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John Pinkerton Appears on CNBC's Mad Money

Range's Chairman and CEO, John Pinkerton, appeared on CNBC's Mad Money on November 18, 2010 discussing the Company's recent announcement to sell its properties in the North Texas Barnett Shale play in order to fund its growth in the Marcellus, which Pinkerton says has a "fantastic rate-of-return."

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Jeff Ventura Joins Panel to Discuss Future of Natural Gas

Speaking at the Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. annual energy roundtable held at the Fort Worth Club on October 20, 2010, Range’s President and Chief Operating Officer, Jeff Ventura, along with  four other industry representatives, discussed the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead for the natural gas industry.

 

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Range Posts First Completion Reports

Range Resources Corporation announced that it has submitted its first hydraulic fracturing disclosure forms to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). The information covers the first three Marcellus Shale wells in Pennsylvania that Range has hydraulically fractured since implementation of the voluntary initiative.

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Range Announces Intent to Disclose Completion Additives

Range announces voluntary disclosure of Marcellus Shale completion additives.

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Citizen Range

Range Resources Corporation has earned recognition for its water-recycling and safety initiatives in the Marcellus shale play.

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Range Donates Funds to Help Heat Pennsylvania Homes

In late 2009, Range donated $100,000 to Dollar Energy Fund to assist families in Washington County, Pa. and surrounding areas who need help paying their utility bills during the cold winter months. The mission of the Dollar Energy Fund is to improve the quality of life for households experiencing hardships by providing utility assistance.

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Range Answers Questions on Hydraulic Fracturing Process.

Many of our investors, landowners and community groups have asked questions about the safety and the environmental impact involved in drilling shale wells in our various core areas of the Marcellus (Pennsylvania), Nora (Virginia) and Barnett (Texas) Shales.


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Hydraulic Fracturing: A Safe, Proven Technology Studied for Decades by Multiple Agencies

At a time when society demanded a clean, abundant, reliable, versatile, and secure source of energy – American natural gas producers like Range Resources delivered. Thanks to the application of proven technologies and American ingenuity, the United States now enjoys a growing 100-year supply of clean burning natural gas. As such, we are experiencing an energy renaissance thanks to America’s new natural gas.

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