Eagle Ford

People , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Penn Virginia Announces Management Changes Including Departure of Benjamin Mathis

Separately, Penn Virginia also announced the appointment of Julia Gwaltney, previously COO of Gary Permian, as senior vice president of development, effective Jan. 5.

January 5, 2021

Top IP Wells

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in the Eagle Ford

March 2020: Gonzales, DeWitt County, Texas, Eagle Ford Completions Reported by EOG Resources Inc.

January 1, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Year in Review: Best of Drilling Activity Highlights for 2020

Multiple discoveries by Occidental in New Mexico’s Eddy County, EOG Eagle Ford, Permian Basin and Niobrara completions plus Exxon Mobil boosts the resource potential for its development offshore Guyana top drilling activity highlights from around the world in 2020.

December 29, 2020

Exploration & Production , Natural Gas , Shale Plays

Changing Energy Landscape Creates Natural Gas Opportunities for E&Ps

Some natural gas plays that have been out of the E&P limelight in recent years could make a resurgence, analyst says.

December 10, 2020

Investment , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Bellatorum Resources Launches $100 Million Fund Targeting Texas Royalty Acquisitions

Capital raised for Bellatorum Resources’ latest fund will be used to purchase oil and gas royalties in Texas, including in the Permian Basin, Eagle Ford Shale, Haynesville Shale, and Barnett Shale plays.

December 3, 2020

Restructurings , Shale Plays , Gathering & Processing , Pipelines

Williams Restructures Midstream Contracts with Bankrupt Chesapeake

Pipeline operator Williams Companies Inc. said on Nov. 23 it will take ownership of some of Chesapeake Energy Corp’s assets in exchange for accepting lower gas gathering fees from the bankrupt shale producer.

November 23, 2020

Unconventional , Reservoir Evaluation , Shale Plays

EOG Shares Insight on Dorado Gas Discovery in Austin Chalk, Eagle Ford

EOG’s newly unveiled Dorado natural gas play has an estimated net resource potential of 21 Tcf in 700 ft of stacked pay in the Austin Chalk and Eagle Ford Shale formations.

November 6, 2020

Exploration & Production , Reservoir Evaluation , Discoveries

EOG Adds 21 Tcf Resource Potential with Austin Chalk, Eagle Ford Gas Play

The Houston-headquartered company said Nov. 5 that the Dorado play has an estimated net resource potential of 21 Tcf in 700 ft of stacked pay.

November 5, 2020

Public Capital , Earnings , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

US Shale Producer Marathon Oil Posts Fourth Straight Quarterly Loss

Marathon Oil reported a loss of $317 million, or 40 cents per share, for the quarter ended Sept. 30, compared to a profit of $165 million, or 21 cents per share, a year earlier.

November 4, 2020

Policy & Regulations

Democratic Dreams Dashed As Texas Railroad Commission Remains Republican Only

Railroad Commission candidate Chrysta Castañeda loses her bid to become the first Democrat to win a Texas statewide office in decades in a clear loss to Republican James “Jim” Wright.

November 3, 2020