International Coalbed

International Coalbed Exclusives

Cow, McClendon, JV, American Energy Partners, Argentina, Vaca Muerta, shale, YPF, farm in, Jessica Garrison, Stratas

The Oklahoma City company and Argentina's state-run firm plan to invest more than US$500 million in developing the Vaca Muerta Shale over the next three years.

UK, shale, gas, licensing, round, INEO, Oil & Gas Authority, Cuadrilla

The round received 95 applications from 47 companies as the oil and gas sector continues to cope with the prolonged downturn, depressed commodity prices and a supply-demand imbalance.

shale, gas, oil, Energy Information Administration, Kazakhstan, EIA, Chad, United Arab Emirates, Oman

Chad, Kazakhstan, Oman and the United Arab Emirates are believed to have vast shale resources capable of boosting production and adding revenue. However, economics could stand in the way.