Best Of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Sept. 13, 2019)

XTO Permian completions, Woodford producers and Shell to explore for shale in China top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

September 13, 2019

Private Equity , Company Profiles , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

The Top 100 Private E&Ps

Producing 6.5 million barrels equivalent per day, these 100 private producers represent the best of the U.S. oil and gas industry.

July 12, 2019

Company Profiles , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Executive Q&A: Transforming DJR Energy

A D-J Basin veteran’s start-up will apply horizontal drilling to the Mancos Shale on assets acquired from Encana Corp. in the San Juan Basin.

March 29, 2019


Adams County Enacts New Oil, Gas Permit Moratorium Ahead of Colorado’s SB19-181

Both the Colorado Oil and Gas Association and the bill's sponsor said the moratorium was an unnecessary move. 

March 22, 2019


Opinion: Colorado’s SB19-181 Looks Like A Real ‘Oinker’

While there may be a need a constructive dialogue about hydraulic fracturing in Colorado, legislative acrobatics in the General  Assembly aren't the way to meaningful and lasting reforms. 

March 11, 2019

Unconventional , Legislation

Colorado’s SB19-181 Impact: What Oil, Gas Should Expect

While the political process in Colorado plays out, oil and gas industry analysts expect minimal impact to the major players in the D-J Basin. Here’s why.

March 8, 2019


Colorado’s SB19-181 Passes Finance Committee, Moves To Appropriations

Colorado’s Senate Finance committee voted on 4-3 on March 7 to move Senate Bill 19-181 to the Appropriations Committee, which will hold its hearing on March 8. Meanwhile, opposition to the bill and it quick move through committee emerged. 

March 8, 2019


CPC, COGA Leaders Weigh In On Colorado’s SB19-181 Ahead Of Quick Committee Hearing

Dan Haley, president and CEO of the Colorado Oil & Gas Association (COGA), and Tracee Bentley, executive director of the Colorado Petroleum Council (CPC) released a joint statement on March 3 concerning the introduction of the Colorado Senate Bill 19-181.

March 4, 2019

Renewables , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

A&D Transactions From The Week Of Feb. 20, 2019

Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including a $1.6 billion midstream deal in the Bakken and the closing of Encana’s multibillion-dollar acquisition of Newfield Exploration.

February 20, 2019

Unconventional , Emerging Plays

Breaking Good In Albuquerque

Despite recently being overshadowed by the neighboring San Juan, the Albuquerque Basin is expected to have resource potential in line with higher profile basins such as the Eagle Ford and Bakken shales.

September 28, 2018