Haynesville Exclusives


Onshore push signals renewed confidence eight years after Macondo.

By Winning BHP Sweepstakes, BP Adds Oil, Debt, Risk

Analysts still question possible risks associated with BP’s agreement to acquire most of BHP’s prized U.S. shale assets despite the deal being considered transformational for the British oil major.


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.

Haynesville Gross Acreage

CompanyNet Acreage
Chesapeake Energy387,000
BHP Billiton200,000
EOG Resources143,000
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