Powder River Basin

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Continental Resources to Ramp Up Bakken Activity after Refocusing Operations

The shift comes as Continental Resourcs is re-orienting its production portfolio to focus more heavily on oil, CEO Bill Berry told investors during an earnings call.

April 30, 2021

Exploration & Production , Policy & Regulations

As Biden Launches Oil Drilling Review, Leaseholders Say Idle Land Part of Doing Business

Administration contends that unused leased land contributes no royalties.

March 25, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of March 10, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of Riley Exploration Permian’s all-stock merger with Tengasco plus Chevron’s $1.32 billion buyout of Noble Midstream.

March 10, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of March 3, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including Permian Basin acquisitions by U.S. Energy Development comprising interests in oil development projects in the Delaware Basin.

March 3, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Feb. 24, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a series of transactions in the Duvernay Shale as both Shell and Ovintiv exit the play plus Continental Resources reveals itself as the buyer of Samson Resources’ Powder River Basin position.

February 24, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of Feb. 24, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including certain Ageron Energy properties located in the dry gas window of the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas plus a Caney and Woodford Shale opportunity from Falcon E&P Royalty Holdings.

February 24, 2021

Business , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Continental Resources Sees Homecoming in Powder River Basin Acquisition

Continental Resources’ acquisition of Powder River Basin assets in Wyoming is a homecoming of sorts for the company, says Founder and Executive Chairman Harold Hamm.

February 19, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Feb. 17, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the $2.2 billion all-stock combination of Canadian oil producers ARC Resources and Seven Generation plus Energy Transfer’s multibillion-dollar acquisition of Enable Midstream.

February 17, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of Feb. 17, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including ORRI assets across the Williston and Powder River basins plus a package of Midcontinent properties from Meade Energy.

February 17, 2021

Earnings , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Continental Resources Posts Wider Quarterly Loss

Continental Resources, a major producer in the Bakken shale of North Dakota, said average daily production rose to 339,307 boe/d in the fourth quarter.

February 16, 2021