Rockies

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of May 27, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including a Permian Basin package of Wolfcamp Shale assets located in Reeves County, Texas, being sold by Victerra Energy.

May 27, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of May 25, 2020)

As of May 20, the total U.S. rig count is down 28 from last week with the Permian Basin leading the declines with a drop of 17 rigs.

May 26, 2020

Exploration & Production , Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment , Lease Sales

Trump Policy Favoring Drilling over Sage Grouse Protection Thrown Out

The order was the latest legal blow to U.S. President Donald Trump's effort to increase oil and gas production on federal lands by rolling back environmental regulation.

May 26, 2020

Policy & Regulations

US Cuts Royalties for Hard-hit Oil, Gas Drillers

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) approved royalty rate cuts on at least 76 federal drilling leases in the state of Utah in recent weeks, according to the database.

May 21, 2020

Investment , Digital Oilfield

Emerson Investing $100 Million to Create New Innovation Center in Colorado

Emerson, a global engineering and technology company, said May 20 it will invest more than $100 million in Boulder to significantly expand its manufacturing space and launch a new innovation center focused on research, new product development and industry training for its advanced flow measurement products.

May 21, 2020

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of May 20, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including a package of royalty interests located in Northern Oklahoma and Southern Kansas as part of a planned dissolution of the SandRidge Mississippian Trust II.

May 20, 2020

Company Profiles , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

E&P Company Turnaround: Rough Riders

Locked up in an MLP bankruptcy for nearly two years, Maverick Natural Resources has new management and a business model aimed at the relentless pursuit of free cash flow.

May 20, 2020

Investment , Markets , Natural Gas , Crude Oil , Gathering & Processing

Coronavirus Will Create New Opportunities in the Midstream Sector

East Daley analyst: One clear lesson is that energy cycles are a force for creation as well as destruction.

May 19, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of May 18, 2020)

For a second week in a row, the number of rigs operating in the U.S. fell to another all-time low, though, according to Enervus, this is the first single-digit decline in the U.S. rig count over the past 12 weeks.

May 18, 2020

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (May 15, 2020)

The third-strongest well drilled to date in the Haynesville Shale completed by Comstock Resources and a Bone Spring discovery by Occidental Petroleum top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

May 15, 2020