Marcellus

Unconventional , Top IP Wells , Shale Plays

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in the Marcellus Shale

February 2021: Three Marcellus Shale Wells Completed at Wyoming County, Pa., Drillpad

May 1, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (April 30, 2021)

High-volume Bakken completions, Marcellus Shale discoveries from Cabot and Chesapeake plus results of three Woodford Shale wells in Oklahoma’s Grady County by Continental Resources top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

April 30, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Eastern Rig Count as of April 30, 2021

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

April 30, 2021

Business , Infrastructure , Shale Plays , Construction , Pipelines

Midstream Business Regulatory Repercussions: The Last Greenfield Pipeline?

High costs, regulatory hurdles and environmentalist opponents have made it difficult to construct major natural gas pipelines out of Appalachia.

April 29, 2021

Private Equity , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Midstream

PE-backed 61C Global to Open Houston Office Following Recent Acquisitions

The acquisitions of Vega Energy Partners and WGL Midstream follow the sale of AltaGas’ U.S. transportation and storage business to an entity owned by 61C Global and Vega for roughly $275 million on April 23.

April 29, 2021

Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Supreme Court Tackles PennEast’s Bid to Seize N.J. Land

Pipeline company argues that the Natural Gas Act allows it to exercise the power of eminent domain.

April 29, 2021

Public Capital , People , Shale Plays

Chesapeake Energy Names Mike Wichterich Interim CEO as Doug Lawler Steps Down

Doug Lawler stepped in at Chesapeake Energy in 2013 following the departure of the company’s then CEO, Aubrey K. McClendon, who co-founded the Oklahoma City-based company and built it into a shale gas giant.

April 27, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (April 23, 2021)

Marcellus Shale discoveries reported in  Harrison County, West Virginia, Continental Resources Middle Bakken and Three Forks producers at single drill pad plus four Hayneville wells completed in Caddo Parish by Chesapeake Energy top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

April 23, 2021

Natural Gas , Methane , Emissions , Shale Plays , Midstream

Report Claims Appalachia Outweighs Permian Basin as Top Methane Emitting Region

While the methane footprint of the Appalachian Basin was found to be larger than that of the Permian in absolute terms, the methane intensity of gas production in Appalachia was lower, says data analytics firm Kayrros.

April 22, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of April 21, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a new JV formed by Vortus Investment Advisors to develop oil-rich assets in the Permian Basin in New Mexico’s Eddy County.

April 21, 2021