Natural Gas , Renewables , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , CCS/CCUS

BKV CEO: Texas Grid Needs More Combined Cycle NatGas Plants

BKV CEO Chris Kalnin dives into the "core issue" of Texas' renewable grid and how the company is increasing production as the the largest producer in the Barnett Shale, in this Hart Energy Exclusive interview. 

April 12, 2024

DUG Haynesville , Natural Gas , Field Development , CCS/CCUS

BKV CEO Chris Kalnin says ‘Forgotten’ Barnett Ripe for Refracs

The Barnett Shale is “ripe for fracs” and offers opportunities to boost natural gas production to historic levels, BKV Corp. CEO and Founder Chris Kalnin said at the DUG GAS+ Conference and Expo.

April 2, 2024

Midstream , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Crude Oil , Infrastructure , Energy Storage , Hydrogen , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers , Storage , Construction , Pipelines

Kinder Morgan Exec: Don’t Count Out Midstream in M&A Frenzy

Kinder Morgan’s Allen Fore said 2024 should be an ‘interesting’ year in M&A during a discussion at DUG GAS+ Conference and Expo.

April 2, 2024

Natural Gas , IPO , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , CCS/CCUS

BKV CEO: Barnett E&P Waits for Right Window to Launch IPO

After volatility in natural gas prices and broader economic instability in 2023, could BKV Corp.—the largest Barnett Shale producer—move forward with its IPO this year?

January 23, 2024

Lease Sales

Marketed: Non-Operated Oil, Gas Interests in Lower 48

A private seller has retained Detring Energy Advisors to market for sale of certain non-operated oil and gas interests across several basins in the Lower 48.

October 3, 2023

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Pipelines

Tivoli Services Buys Phillips 66’s Barnett NTX Pipeline

Tivoli Services closed the acquisition of Phillips 66’s NTX pipeline system in a deal that will be supported by a long-term transportation services contract with the integrated energy company.

August 28, 2023

Exploration & Production , Natural Gas , Crude Oil , Shale Plays

SUPER DUG: Oil Prices May See "Day of Reckoning," Pruett Says

In a conversation with Hart Energy's Nissa Darbonne at the SUPER DUG conference and exhibition, Elevation Resources CEO Steve Pruett says he prefers to see stable oil prices rather than unsustainable prices in the triple digits. 

May 24, 2023

IPO , Shale Plays

Opinion: Fort Worth Barnett, 2023

BKV Corp. made the most of its time in the Barnett Shale before filing for IPO in November 2022.

January 31, 2023

Lease Sales

Marketed: Scout Energy Partners Barnett Opportunity

Scout Energy Partners has retained Opportune Partners LLC for the sale of certain oil and gas assets spanning ~100,000 contiguous net acres in the Barnett shale.

January 25, 2023

Shale Plays

State of Shale 2023, Barnett: A Star is Reborn

Led by operator BKV Corp., the Barnett is getting a makeover as older wells are recompleted using modern refracturing techniques. 

December 27, 2022