Utica

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (May 7, 2021)

Marcellus and Utica shale discoveries, Diamondback completes a Wolfcamp producer in the Permian Basin plus an offshore prospect in the Gulf of Mexico’s Green Canyon Block top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

May 7, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Eastern Rig Count as of May 7, 2021

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

May 7, 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

May 1, 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

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

Public Capital , Natural Gas , Emissions , Shale Plays

Shale Gas Producer EQT Backs Biden’s Methane Crackdown

Cutting emissions, EQT CEO Toby Rice says, is “going to be key to allowing natural gas to continue to play a leading role in our energy transition.”

April 21, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (April 1, 2021)

A Haynesville Shale test by Sabine Oil & Gas in Panola County, Texas, plus EOG Resources’ launch of a drilling program in Wyoming’s Johnson County named for country music stars top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

April 1, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of March 24, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including Oasis Petroleum’s $510 million midstream deal plus the acquisition of a Pioneer Natural Resources oilfield service subsidiary by oil mogul George Kaiser.

March 24, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of March 17, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of the $465 million acquisition of Williston Basin private operator Bruin E&P by Enerplus plus a merger agreement between Houston-based oilfield services provider Frank’s International and Expro Group.

March 17, 2021

Lease Sales

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

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including a Delaware Basin package from Tessara Petroleum Resources and a private seller plus the divestiture of certain assets by Windsor Energy across the Williston, Appalachian and Piceance basins.

March 17, 2021