Utica

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Eastern Rig Count as of February 19, 2021

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

February 19, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of Feb. 17, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including ORRI assets across the Williston and Powder River basins plus a package of Midcontinent properties from Meade Energy.

February 17, 2021

Natural Gas , Construction , Pipelines

Analyst: End of an Era for Large Greenfield Gas Pipes?

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

February 16, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Feb. 12, 2021)

High-volume Utica Shale, Gulf of Mexico and Marcellus Shale discoveries plus BPX Energy Eagle Ford completions at its Lonesome Dove pad in Karnes County, Texas top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

February 12, 2021

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Top 12 IP Wells in Utica Shale

February 2021: Utica Shale Discovery Tested Flowing 6,497 bbl of Oil, 15.314 MMcf of Gas per Day

February 12, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of Feb. 10, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including a Blackbeard Operating Permian Basin divestiture comprised of certain Central Basin Platform properties plus Overland Oil & Gas D-J Basin, Bakken Shale well packages.

February 10, 2021

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

India’s Reliance Sells Marcellus Shale Position to Northern Oil and Gas

With its acquisition of Reliance’s Appalachian Basin assets for $250 million, Northern Oil and Gas furthers its goal of becoming a “national nonoperated franchise,” Northern CEO Nick O’Grady says.

February 4, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of Feb. 3, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including certain East Texas properties from Sabine Oil & Gas plus a U.S. Gulf of Mexico well package offshore Louisiana operated by BHP.

February 3, 2021

Construction , Pipelines

Mountain Valley Gas Pipeline in Appalachia Faces More Delays

After a series of setbacks, the companies building the Mountain Valley natural gas pipeline now plan to seek individual permits to cross each stream remaining in its path.

February 1, 2021

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Natural Gas , Methane , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays

EQT Launches Pilot to Produce ‘Responsibly Sourced Natural Gas’

EQT will seek to produce “responsibly sourced natural gas” from select wellpads by using continuous methane emission monitoring devices provided by pilot partner Project Canary.

January 29, 2021