Unconventional

Public Capital , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Marathon Oil Suspends Permian Drilling with Deeper Capex Cuts

Marathon Oil will continue work to optimize its development plans in the Bakken and Eagle Ford Shale, but now plan to take “frac holidays” in both plays during the second quarter, CEO Lee Tillman says.

April 8, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy’s Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of April 6, 2020)

This week, and just like that, the rig cascade got underway. Hart Energy’s Unconventional Activity Tracker fell 49 units over the last week, or seven rigs per day.

April 6, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Eastern Rig Count As Of April 3, 2020

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

April 3, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Gulf Coast Rig Count As Of April 3, 2020

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

April 3, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Midcontinent, Permian Basin Rig Count As Of April 3, 2020

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

April 3, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count As of April 3, 2020

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

April 3, 2020

Public Capital , Unconventional , Natural Gas , Shale Plays , Midstream

Shale Gas Producers Get Share Price Boost as Oil Price Falls

The prospect of lower production from the U.S. shale patch has pushed gas prices higher.

April 2, 2020

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in the Permian Basin

March 2020: Phantom Field-Wolfcamp Discovery By EOG: 8.318 Mbbl Of Oil, 14.702 MMcf Of Gas Per Day

April 1, 2020

Restructurings , Public Capital , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Shale Producer Whiting Petroleum Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Whiting Petroleum had explored a wide variety of alternatives to address its balance sheet and looming note maturities in a “highly capital-constrained market environment,” CEO Bradley J. Holly says.

April 1, 2020

Public Capital , People , Unconventional , Health, Safety & Environment , Shale Plays

Executive Q&A: Parsley Energy Paves the Way

Fresh off of a $2.27 billion merger with Jagged Peak Energy, Permian producer Parsley Energy is raising its profile on Wall Street—and raising awareness of ESG issues. Is it the new model for independent producers?

April 1, 2020