Pipelines , Natural Gas , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Infrastructure , DUG Appalachia

Artificial Barriers Keep World Markets Starved of Appalachia Natural Gas

Despite a massive uptick in U.S. LNG exports since 2021, the Appalachia Basin remains a sleeping giant of production as politics, protests and litigation keep billions of cubic feet of natural gas cut off from world markets.

December 5, 2023

DUG Appalachia , Shale Plays

DUG Appalachia: Chesapeake Likes its Dual-basin Portfolio

“Distinctly different,” Chesapeake Energy’s Marcellus and Haynesville shales have nevertheless fit together as complementary pieces of the E&P gas-focused holdings.

December 1, 2023

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Natural Gas , Shale Plays

WhiteHawk Energy Acquisition Doubles Marcellus Shale Interests

WhiteHawk’s Marcellus acquisition, which effectively doubles its interests in Pennsylvania, follows a deal earlier this year to purchase Haynesville Shale assets.

November 15, 2023

Pipelines , Natural Gas

Equitrans Pushes MVP Finish to First Quarter of 2024

Equitrans Midstream’s expected cost of the Mountain Valley Pipeline has increased to $7.2 billion.

October 19, 2023

Acreage Maps , Field Development , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Shale Plays

Analysts: Chesapeake-Southwestern Deal Could Create Top US Shale Gas E&P

A merger between Chesapeake Energy Corp. and Southwestern Energy Co. would create the nation’s largest natural gas E&P, analysts say. But a multibillion-dollar combination could also draw scrutiny from regulators.

October 19, 2023

Shale Plays , America's Natural Gas , Emerging Plays , Discoveries

Alliances Bringing Australia’s Beetaloo to Life

Tamboran Resources with help from APA Corp. and Helmerich & Payne is advancing its goal of producing 1.5 Bcf/d by 2035 from the Australian shale play.

October 6, 2023

Shale Plays

Analysts: Top-Tier Drilling Inventory Shrinking as Well Costs Rise

The cost of supply for North American shale producers is expected to continue rising, according to a recent analysis by Enverus Intelligence Research.

September 27, 2023

Natural Gas , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Coming Soon: The More Than 10 Bcf/d Bigger Call On US Gas

Get ready for a Gulf Coast gas boom. Answering the call isn’t going to be the Marcellus, which is constrained, said Chesapeake Energy Corp. CEO Nick Dell’Osso.

September 11, 2023

Acquisitions & Divestitures

EQT (Finally) Closes $5.2B Tug Hill, XcL Midstream Acquisition

After purchase price adjustments, EQT paid approximately $2.4 billion of cash and 49.6 million shares of EQT common stock for the Tug hill and XcL Midstream assets.

August 22, 2023

International , Markets , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Repsol Optimizing Venezuelan Gas, Focused on US Consolidation

Spain’s Repsol S.A. has an eye on optimizing its Venezuelan natural gas production as well as consolidating the U.S. as a key growth area, according to the company’s CEO and executive director Josu Jon Imaz San Miguel.

August 16, 2023