Unconventional

Company Profiles , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Shale 2022: Top 40 US Shale Players

Hart Energy highlights the latest activity details from the supermajors, public and private companies that lead U.S. shale production.

January 21, 2022

Unconventional , Shale Plays , Technology

Shale 2022 Completion Tech: Frac Efficiencies Continue to Help Drive Down Costs

Major oilfield service companies continue to push out leading-edge technologies in U.S. shale. Here’s a roundup of the latest advancements for the year ahead.

January 13, 2022

Unconventional , Field Development , Shale Plays , Midstream

Shale 2022: Long-term Planning Paying Off for Midstream Operators

By staying the course, midstream operators with assets in top U.S. shale plays are not only surviving but thriving as 2022 unfolds. 

January 11, 2022

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Eastern Rig Count as of January 7, 2022

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

January 7, 2022

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Gulf Coast Rig Count as of January 7, 2022

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

January 7, 2022

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Midcontinent, Permian Basin Rig Count as of January 7, 2022

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

January 7, 2022

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count as of January 7, 2022

California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Utah and Wyoming

January 7, 2022

DUG East , Unconventional , Natural Gas , Shale Plays

Analysts: High Appalachian Gas Production Will Stay That Way

Rystad charts a rise in demand for LNG and cites capital efficiencies by Appalachian producers that are resulting in record output.

January 6, 2022

Unconventional , Shale Plays

Shale 2022 Analyst Perspective: US Tight Oil’s Uncharacteristic Response to Rising Prices

The run-up in oil price is an important test for the U.S. shale sector, and so far, it’s passing with flying colors. But what are the macro trends shaping the near-term trajectory of U.S. tight oil?

January 6, 2022

Unconventional , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

FireBird Energy Acquires Midland Basin Assets from Chevron

FireBird Energy CEO Travis F. Thompson said the transaction will be company’s second major acquisition as it continues to advance its consolidation strategy.

January 4, 2022