Barnett

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Oct. 19, 2020)

Rig count is up 13% in the last month. The most significant weekly rig increases by major basin were in the Permian (up four to 129), Gulf Coast (up four to 31) and Appalachia (up three to 35).

October 19, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Oct. 14, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the sale of Blue Mountain Midstream and its assets in Oklahoma’s Merge/SCOOP/STACK play by Riviera Resources in a $111 million cash transaction.

October 14, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Oct. 7, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of Chevron’s roughly $13 billion acquisition of Noble Energy plus the $825 million sale of Occidental’s Colombia onshore assets.

October 7, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Oct. 5, 2020)

U.S. rig count has stabilized around 300 operating rigs since end of May with every region seeing an increase during the third quarter except the Northeast.

October 5, 2020

Public Capital , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Devon Energy Completes Barnett Shale Exit to Kalnin Ventures

Devon Energy received a net cash payment of $320 million for the Barnett Shale assets at closing, which the Oklahoma City-based company said in August will coincide with a special dividend to shareholders worth $100 million.

October 2, 2020

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Top 12 IP Wells in the Barnett Combo Play

July 2020: Four Barnett Shale Discoveries Tested in Newark East Field

October 1, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Sept. 28, 2020)

Four rigs were added in the Anadarko Bain during the past week, with Continental Resources, Ovintiv and Citizen Energy reigning as the region’s most active operators.

September 28, 2020

Exploration & Production , Policy & Regulations

Texas Oil Regulator Exceeds Annual Goal for Plugging Abandoned Wells

The Railroad Commission of Texas plugged 1,477 abandoned oil and gas wells in fiscal-year 2020, which ended on Aug. 31, exceeding its target for the fourth straight year.

September 25, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Sept. 21, 2020)

U.S. drillers added oil and gas rigs for the second time in three weeks as a recent increase in energy prices from coronavirus-linked lows prompted some to return to the wellpad.

September 21, 2020

Unconventional , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Shale Plays

How US Shale Gas Fits in Evolving Global Market

U.S. natural gas production is declining as domestic consumption falls but global demand, including for LNG, is adding to optimism.

September 16, 2020