Delaware Basin, Texas, New Mexico, Vermilion Cliffs Partners, Toby Darden, Apache Corp, Alpine High, oil discovery, oil, natural gas, shale, fracking, Reeves, Culberson, Hart Energy, conference, A&D Strategies and Opportunities, acquisition, divestiture,

The Delaware: Wide Open Secrets

Vermilion Cliffs found itself smack in the middle of the summer’s hottest play, among billion-dollar deals and Apache’s billion-barrel oil discovery.

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UT Study: Eagle Ford Could Support Another 80,000 Wells

A University of Texas Bureau of Economic Geology study said the play’s long-term potential to add production could impact the world.

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OPEC Agrees To Stop The Bleeding At 32.5 MMbbl/d

The producing group will agree to concrete levels of production by each country at its next formal meeting in November, sources say.

September 28, 2016

Eagle Ford Frack Water Challenges To Parallel Price Recovery

An elevated amount of water used in the Eagle Ford could lead to logistical problems when oil prices increase.

September 28, 2016
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Destination Unknown: Uncertainty Clouds Natural Gas Outlook In Canada

​As natural gas producers work to improve wellhead economics, the timing of proposed LNG projects and declining U.S. exports could impact future production.

September 28, 2016
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Delaware Basin Activity Highlights: September 2016

Larry Prado, Hart Energy's activity editor, summarizes some of the recent action in the Delaware including Apache's Alpine High and a Wolfcamp discovery by Devon.

September 28, 2016
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Sanchez, Chesapeake Drive Down Costs In Eagle Ford Shale

Longer laterals and debundling services are among the cost-saving and value-generating moves as E&Ps aim for higher returns amid lower commodity prices.

September 27, 2016
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Rice Energy Makes Dry Gas Run With $2.7 Billion Deal

Rice said that its deal to buy Vantage Energy’s Marcellus, Utica and Barnett shale assets will increase its enterprise value to $9 billion.

September 26, 2016

Eagle Ford Operators: 'We Got This'

Operators at DUG Eagle Ford indicate they are getting more from the play at lower costs. 

September 26, 2016
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The Haynesville: Back At The Bottom Of The Well

Once the leading U.S. natural gas play, the Haynesville is generating interest due to LNG and improved economics.

September 23, 2016
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Shell President Talks LNG, Climate Change And No-Wind Scenarios

From ‘keep it in the ground’ to natural gas as a bridge fuel for the future, Bruce Culpepper offers scenarios for oil and gas in 2050.

September 22, 2016

QEP Permian Deal Dawdles; Unit Hunting Stack Midstream

Encana Corp. also launched an equity offering for $1 billion, raising the possibility of a Montney sale, analyst says.

September 22, 2016