Niobrara

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count As of January 24, 2020

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

January 24, 2020

Lease Sales

On The Market Oil And Gas Quicklist (Week Of Jan. 22, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including “SOHOT” asset packages from Marathon Oil in Oklahoma plus a Merit Energy Powder River Basin waterflood asset.

January 22, 2020

Unconventional , Natural Gas , Crude Oil , Shale Plays

US Shale Oil, Natgas Production Growth To Hit Slowest In A Year

U.S. oil production from seven major shale formations is expected to rise about 22,000 barrels per day next month, which would be the smallest monthly increase since shale output declined in February 2019.

January 21, 2020

Public Capital , People , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Enerplus Taps Wade Hutchings From Devon Energy For COO Role

Wade Hutchings’ appointment as COO is in conjunction with the retirement of Ray Daniels, who has had a decades-long career in energy including 12 years at Enerplus.

January 16, 2020

Lease Sales

On The Market Oil And Gas Quicklist (Week Of Jan. 15, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including Corterra Energy Arkoma Basin properties and Echo Investment Partners foreclosure process.

January 15, 2020

Trends

Energy A&D Transactions From The Week Of Jan. 15, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including Kimbell’s acquisition of NGP-backed Springbok plus the closing of Parsley’s multibillion-dollar merger with Jagged Peak.

January 15, 2020

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers

PDC Energy Completes $1.7 Billion All-stock Merger With SRC Energy

PDC now adds SRC Energy’s core area of operations in the Greater Wattenberg Field of the D-J Basin to its portfolio, which includes positions in the D-J and Permian basins.

January 14, 2020

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Jan. 8, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including Permian Basin properties from a Chapter 11 sale and a package of interest in Apache-operated Midland Basin wells.

January 8, 2020

Exploration & Production , Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment , Shale Plays

Anti-fracking Group Proposes Limited Colorado Oil And Gas Drilling

The initiatives include a steep increase in the insurance that oil companies in Colorado are required to carry to cover abandoned wells and would widen the separation between new wells and public areas.

January 7, 2020

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in Niobrara Shale

November 2019: Powder River Basin-Niobrara Completion: 1.638 Mbbl Of Oil, 1.285 MMcf Of Gas Per Day

January 3, 2020