US Oil Jobs Fall As Shale Drilling Declines

U.S. oil and gas employment has started to fall as the sector contracts in response to lower prices over the last year—and further job losses are likely in the next few months.

October 15, 2019

Harold Hamm, Energy Whisperer

Harold Hamm has taken on many challenges, including lifting the oil export ban and proving the viability of the Bakken, but his latest may be his most daunting: explaining Trump.

October 2, 2019

Debunking The New Energy Economy

While a groundswell rises worldwide to replace hydrocarbons with renewable energies—and sooner rather than later—do physical realities support such a revolutionary change to energy domains? The short answer is no.

October 1, 2019

Analyst: Argentina’s Vaca Muerta Shale Faces Bottlenecks

The Vaca Muerta Formation in the Neuquén Basin has technically recoverable resources of 308 trillion cubic feet of natural gas and 16 billion barrels of oil and condensate, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

September 20, 2019

US Shale Oil Output To Rise To Record 8.8 MMbbl/d In October: EIA

U.S. oil output from seven major shale formations is expected to rise by 74,000 barrels per day (bbl/d) in October to a record high 8.843 million bpd (MMbbl/d), the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said in its monthly drilling productivity report on Sept. 16.

September 16, 2019