Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of July 6, 2020)

U.S. rig count down from previous week while crude futures jump 200% over the past 10 weeks.

July 6, 2020

Business , Private Equity , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Private Reserves: An Outlook from Private Oil Producers

Zero- and lightly levered private operators throughout U.S. oil basins are on the lookout to buy—and not just where they operate currently. These five producers—in Wyoming, Oklahoma, Colorado and South Texas—share their plans.

July 6, 2020

Restructurings , Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Rosehill Resources to Join Growing Number of E&P Bankruptcies

“After exploring all strategic and financial options available to Rosehill,” CEO David French said the company agreed to a restructuring plan with its major creditors, which includes filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, .

July 3, 2020

Company Profiles , Shale Plays , Water Management , Midstream

PATH FORWARD: CEO Justin Love on Blackbuck Resources’ Unique Position

Blackbuck Resources CEO Justin Love says a unique background and being debt-free has allowed opportunities for the Houston-based midstream company through this tumultuous time. 

July 2, 2020

Unconventional , Shale Plays

Research Points to Hidden Opportunities in Permian Basin

Some wells in the Permian’s Delaware sub-basin can clear a ‘10% half-cycle hurdle rate even with WTI below US$30/bbl,’ Wood Mackenzie says.

July 1, 2020

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of July 1, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including an operated working interest package that includes producing Barnett Shale wells.

July 1, 2020

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in the Permian Basin

June 2020: Bone Spring Producer In Eddy County, N.M., Flows 7.15 Mbbl of Oil, 8.214 MMcf of Gas per Day

July 1, 2020

Restructurings , Public Capital , Shale Plays

Permian Basin Operator Lilis Energy Succumbs to Bankruptcy

The restructuring is expected to reduce Lilis Energy debt obligations by more than $34.9 million, rightsizing its bank indebtedness for future operations focused in the Permian Basin.

June 29, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of June 29, 2020)

Rig count, oil production falls over the past week.

June 29, 2020

Business , Exploration & Production , Policy & Regulations , Shale Plays

Oil Groups Boosted by Cuts to US Royalty Rates during Pandemic

The Trump administration has slashed amounts oil and gas companies must pay for access on government-owned land during the COVID-19 pandemic.

June 29, 2020