Bossier Exclusives

natural gas, acquisition, A&D, Private Equity, EP Energy, oil, Haynesville, Covey Park

EPE deals away its assets in Louisiana and East Texas for $420 million as another private equity company delves into natural gas.

shale, permits, Morgan Stanley, Eagle Ford, Permian Basin, Bakken

The news comes on the heels of an anemic first quarter in which permits applications dropped 32% and gas play applications fell by 35%.

Refracking, shale, horizontal drilling, IHS, Bloomberg

Refracking has been met with enthusiasm—especially when it works—and skepticism, but in order to move forward, the industry needs a large-scale refracking program and more investment IHS says.