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Public Capital

Lundin Energy Reportedly Considering Sale or Merger

Responding to what it called market rumors, Lundin Energy said it “continuously engages” in opportunities and discussions that could be of value to its owners.

November 29, 2021

Public Capital

Battalion Oil Secures Strategic Refinancing to Accelerate Permian Growth

The new capital not only allows for a complete repayment of Battalion Oil’s previous credit facility, but also provides ample liquidity to accelerate the development of its Monument Draw asset in the Delaware Basin, CEO Richard Little says.

November 29, 2021

Rig Counts

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Nov. 29, 2021)

The largest week-over-week gains to the U.S. rig count occurred in the Gulf Coast and the Anadarko Basin. Meanwhile, the Permian had the largest loss at seven rigs.

November 29, 2021

Exploration & Production

Equinor Exits Ireland with Sale of Gas Field Stake

Equinor has agreed to sell its stake in the Corrib gas field to partner Vermilion for a consideration of $434 million.

November 29, 2021

Field Development

China's CNOOC Starts Production at Second Phase of UK Buzzard Project

CNOOC Petroleum Europe Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of CNOOC Ltd., is the operator of Buzzard and holds 43.21% interest in the project.

November 29, 2021

Exploration & Production

Biden Calls for Higher Drilling Fees in Review of Federal Oil, Gas Leasing Program

The Interior Department report said the current federal oil and gas leasing program “falls short of serving the public interest” and called for new rules to boost royalty rates, bonding rates and other fees for producers.

November 29, 2021

Business

Energy Transition Part IV: The Role of Fracking and EOR

How hydraulic fracturing and the case for driving carbon capture utilization and sequestration forward on the basis of EOR can help achieve a feasible energy transition.

November 29, 2021

Rig Counts

Chart: Eastern Rig Count as of November 26, 2021

Alabama. Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia

November 26, 2021

Rig Counts

Chart: Gulf Coast Rig Count as of November 26, 2021

Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas RRC Dist. 1, 2, 3, 4., 5, 6, inland, offshore

November 26, 2021

Rig Counts

Chart: Midcontinent, Permian Basin Rig Count as of November 26, 2021

Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas Dist. 7B, 7C, 8, 8A, 9, 10

November 26, 2021