Fayetteville Exclusives

Southwestern To Exit Fayetteville Shale In $2 Billion Sale

The long-awaited sale of Southwestern’s Fayetteville Shale business is with Flywheel Energy, a private company backed by Kayne Private Energy Income Funds.


Onshore push signals renewed confidence eight years after Macondo.


BHP will sell its treasure chest of U.S. shale assets in two separate transactions, the largest of which is BP's $10.5 billion purchase of the company's Permian, Eagle Ford and Haynesville position.

Fayetteville Gross Acreage

CompanyNet Acreage
Southwestern Energy888,161
ExxonMobil/XTO Energy792,960
BHP Billiton487,000
All Top Acreage Holders