When Oil and Gas Investor launched 40 years ago during the summer of 1981, it was the first industry publication to focus on the financial aspect of exploring for hydrocarbons versus the technical side. To celebrate those four decades of conversations we’ve had with myriad industry executives, we reached out to a number of them for their thoughts on the industry’s past, present and future.
Little-known privately owned producers are set to lead the way on an expected 800,000 bbl/d increase in U.S. oil production next year.
Beginning Nov. 1, Southwestern will produce and Tennessee Gas Pipeline, a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan, will transport the responsibly sourced natural gas to Northeast markets.
A shale expert shares some insight on factors to evaluate when optimizing hydraulic fracturing.
Oil and gas will continue under Biden’s climate measures, but long-term use faces challenges.
Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including Shell’s U.S. shale exit through the $9.5 billion cash sale of its Permian Basin position to ConocoPhillips.
After patiently waiting through the shale land rush, Enverus’ Andrew Dittmar says ConocoPhillips is picking up prime real estate in the Permian Basin with its blockbuster purchase from Shell.
While the oil and gas industry and the environmental community don’t see eye-to-eye, the first step toward seeing the energy transition would be for all to agree that the climate advocacy battle has been largely won.
Crude oil inventories at Cushing—home to a chunk of U.S. commercial tank and underground crude oil working storage capacity—are now 26% lower than normal, based on the EIA’s previous five-year average.
Service providers weigh in on how technologies affect the present and future carbon capture and storage operations.
The U.S. rig count hit a 2021 high this past week with the most notable increases week-over-week occurring in the Gulf Coast, Permian Basin and Appalachia shale plays.
Chevron CEO Mike Wirth and his company have arguably navigated the early days of the energy transition more deftly than most of the company’s oil supermajor rivals.
The Pioneer acquisition adds 135 gross operated locations in Glasscock County, Texas, doubling Laredo Petroleum’s high-margin, oil-weighted inventory in the Midland Basin, according to the company release.
Made from natural gas, the superior Btu fuel remains most practical and efficient for its current uses rather than in transportation. For example, the boiling point is colder than Jupiter, it doesn’t like hard steel and it needs a nearly entirely new infrastructure.
Pioneer Natural Resources is pursuing the sale of its Delaware Basin assets with a target price of over $2 billion, according to a report citing two sources familiar with the matter.
The follow-through by Diamondback Energy’s commitment of returning 50% of free cash flow to equity holders should drive the name higher, according to analysts with Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co.
Houston-based Ranger Energy Services beat out the original stalking-horse bidder for the acquisition of Basic’s well servicing and completion and remedial segment assets outside of California through a competitive bankruptcy auction process.
U.S. Representatives David McKinley (R-WV) and Kurt Schrader (D-OR) make the case for an alternative clean energy bill that the lawmakers claim will break the climate gridlock in Washington.
Warwick Investment Group closed an agreement with Rosewood Resources to acquire its operated oil and gas assets in Texas’ Eagle Ford Shale that immediately offsets Warwick Athena, a company the firm manages.
ConocoPhillips, which is advancing recovery from its Bakken wells, discusses its forward plans for the Williston Basin.
The projected increase in oil and gas production follows recent reports by the EIA of a sharp decline in the DUC count in all major U.S. shale regions.
Pioneer Natural Resources on Sept. 15 adopted a net-zero ambition by 2050 for both Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions that the U.S. shale producer says builds on many key initiatives already underway.
As part of its plans to retrofit the Louisiana terminal assets, Kinder Morgan formed a partnership with Neste, one of the leading providers of renewable and circular solutions.
Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the sale by Colgate Energy of the Permian Basin water assets it had recently acquired as part of its $508 million acquisition from Occidental Petroleum.
Similar to other major oil and gas producers, California-based Chevron has come under pressure to address climate change and reduce greenhouse-gas emissions.
Sierra Energy, a new mineral and royalty acquisitions company formed through a partnership between Providence Energy and Oaktree Capital Management, will target opportunities throughout the continental U.S.