Permian Basin

Permian Basin Exclusives

Addressing these issues has become a priority for many operators and service companies as they work to overcome adverse perceptions of their own industry.

E&Ps Defy Uncooperative Market, Continue Deal Making

Oil and gas producers are increasingly under siege by investors—activists and otherwise, most recently targeting Denbury Resources’ purchase of Penn Virginia.

The USGS says it has identified the Permian Basin’s Wolfcamp Shale and overlying Bone Spring Formation in the Delaware as its ‘largest continuous oil and gas resource ever assessed.’

Permian Basin Gross Acreage

CompanyNet Acreage
Occidental2,500,000
Apache1,700,000
Chevron1,500,000
Pioneer Natural Resources680,000
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