Niobrara

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count as of October 22, 2021

California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Utah and Wyoming

October 22, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of Oct. 20, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including Chisholm Oil & Gas STACK nonop opportunity plus Merit Energy Anadarko Basin nonop and mineral/royalty position.

October 20, 2021

DUG Bakken and Rockies , Exploration & Production , Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment , Shale Plays

Why You Shouldn’t Count Colorado Oil and Gas Out

With a rigorous regulatory and environmental framework, here’s why oil and gas producers in the Centennial State have a key role to play in the “clean energy future,” according to Dan Haley, CEO of the Colorado Oil and Gas Association.

October 14, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of Oct. 13, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including Chevron legacy Permian operated assets in Andrews County, Texas, plus a Rockall Energy Bakken/Gulf Coast acquisition opportunity and Ganador Operating southern Midland Basin properties.

October 13, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Oct. 6, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of the $9.25 billion all-stock merger of Cabot Oil & Gas and Cimarex Energy forming Coterra plus a Midland Basin bolt-on acquisition by Earthstone Energy.

October 6, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of Oct. 6, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including BC Operating Delaware Basin properties plus a California Resources San Joaquin Basin opportunity and Utica Shale wells operated by Southwestern Energy.

October 6, 2021

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in Niobrara Shale

July 2021: Niobrara Completion by Devon Energy Produces 1,434 bbl of Oil, 1.569 MMcf of Gas per Day

October 1, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Sept. 29, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of Whiting Petroleum’s D-J Basin exit plus the sale of ConocoPhillips’ stake in a Vaca Muerta Shale project.

September 29, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of Sept. 29, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including Centennial Resource Development Delaware Basin assets, a Bayou Oak nonop Haynesville position plus several Continental Resources packages in the Midcontinent region.

September 29, 2021

Unconventional , Markets , Shale Plays

US Shale Production to Rise on Projected Permian Basin Boost

The projected increase in oil and gas production follows recent reports by the EIA of a sharp decline in the DUC count in all major U.S. shale regions.

September 16, 2021