Exclusives

Executive Q&A: Oasis Petroleum Goes South

Executive Q&A: Oasis Petroleum Goes South

Long-time Bakken pure-player Oasis Petroleum expanded its portfolio into the competitive Delaware Basin. Is the deal an expansion of its program, or the prelude to an eventual portfolio makeover? Or both?

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Upstream M&A Activity Surges By 250% In Record Quarter

Upstream M&A Activity Surges By 250% In Record Quarter

BP’s $10.5 billion acquisition of a portion of BHP’s U.S. onshore portfolio highlighted M&A activity in the U.S. during the third quarter, a report by Drillinginfo says.

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Shell Bets On Shale For Flexibility In Energy Transition

Shell Bets On Shale For Flexibility In Energy Transition

Head of Shell’s U.S. business, Gretchen Watkins, says oil and gas output from shale reserves will act as ‘balance’ for deepwater projects.

October 18, 2018
Earthstone Boosts Midland Footprint With $950 Million Sabalo Acquisition

Earthstone Boosts Midland Footprint With $950 Million Sabalo Acquisition

Earthstone Energy agreed to acquire EnCap-backed Sabalo, which is expected to more than double the company’s Midland Basin footprint.

October 17, 2018
Ultra Petroleum Relocates To Denver Area Following Utah Exit

Ultra Petroleum Relocates To Denver Area Following Utah Exit

As a result of the $75 million sale of its Utah asset, Ultra’s portfolio now consists only of its Pinedale Field position in Southwest Wyoming.

October 17, 2018
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Colorado’s Anti-Fracking Measure: What’s At Stake for Future Oil & Gas Production?

The measure is facing widespread opposition from political leaders on both sides of the aisle, as well as the oil and gas industry.

October 17, 2018

Tech Exec: ‘Being Human Will Not Be Profitable’

Technology revolution will reveal a more effective, less costly option for the energy sector, but to the detriment of humans.

October 16, 2018
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Pennsylvania Business Leaders Look To Natural Gas For Economic Growth

The Commonwealth’s leaders want to use the state’s position as a world natural gas giant as a catalyst for significant job and revenue growth.

October 16, 2018
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What's Affecting Gas Prices This Week (Oct. 16, 2018)?

The industry will have an even lower than expected ceiling on the level of working gas storage at the start of the heating season.

October 16, 2018
Utilities Investing Locally In Appalachian Basin

Utilities Investing Locally In Appalachian Basin

Marcellus and Utica production has resulted in more than $25 billion worth of new gas-fired power plants in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia.

October 16, 2018
Range Sells Interest In Prized Marcellus Leases For $300 Million

Range Sells Interest In Prized Marcellus Leases For $300 Million

Range agreed to sell overriding royalty interest in leases where the company pioneered the Marcellus Shale in Washington County, Pa.

October 15, 2018
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Permian Producers Talk About Basin’s Growing Pains

Decline curves, well interference, takeaway capacity and drilled but uncompleted wells were among the topics discussed by a group of panelists.

October 15, 2018

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