At a steady 60-plus rig count, the Bakken is a powerful job creator even if it doesn’t return to its peak in 2013-2014, Barry Biggs, vice president of onshore for Hess Corp., told Hart Energy’s Jessica Morales at the recent DUG Rockies Conference in Denver.
With completion of pipelines in North Dakota and the narrowing differentiation of price between West Texas Intermediate and Brent, the margins in the Bakken have widened and producers are looking north again, Biggs said.
Emerson’s CTO says while it might be impossible to stop some sort of emissions leak, getting to them quicker can make all the difference.
Clay Williams addresses operator pause from the downturn in late 2018.
Offshore executives opened the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) discussing the energy outlook as far ahead as 2040, their role in climate change, big data developments and more during the opening session at NRG Stadium in Houston.