Bakken

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Bill Marko, analyst, Jefferies, A&D Strategies and Opportunities, conference, oil, natural gas, shale, United States, Yogi Berra, acquisition, divestiture, Hart Energy, downturn, Saudi Arabia, OPEC, swing producer, US oil producer, Energy Information Admi

U.S. shale producers are set to dominate the energy business for decades to come thanks in part to efficiency improvements and ‘smarter business,’ the Jefferies analyst said.

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Setting aside a judge’s ruling to restart work on the Dakota Access Pipeline, federal agencies have halted construction.

North Dakota Access, protest, arrests, violence, Bakken, Three Forks, rail

The $13.78 billion pipeline's capacity is capable of moving about half of the Bakken's production out of North Dakota. 

Bakken Gross Acreage

CompanyNet Acreage
Crescent Point Energy1,000,000
DeeThree Exploration200,000
ARC Resources179,200
LGX Oil + Gas167,838
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CompanyNet Acreage
Continental Resources1,074,000
Whiting Petroleum667,668
ConocoPhillips620,000
Hess Corp.609,000
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