Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count As of December 6, 2019

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

December 6, 2019

Exploration & Production

Déjà Vu All Over Again

With tens of thousands of locations populating the well inventory for E&Ps, it seems at first glance to be a little early discussing EOR in shale.

December 2, 2019

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Technology

Found Oil

Tight-rock operators are testing EOR ideas to produce more oil where they’ve already made hole. Here are some of their findings.

December 2, 2019

Policy & Regulations , Midstream

The Rockies Waiting Game

Political and legal questions threaten the development of the sprawling region’s multiple plays.

December 2, 2019

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Table: Top 12 IP Wells In The Three Forks

July 2019 update: Three Forks Discovery Tested Flowing 5.602 Mbbl Of Oil, 6.38 MMcf Of Gas Per Day

December 2, 2019

Unconventional , Top IP Wells , Shale Plays

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells In The Bakken

June 2019: Bakken well by Marathon Oil flows 7.956 Mbbl of oil and 7.897 MMcf of gas per day. 

December 2, 2019

People , DUG Midcontinent

Harold Hamm: Shale-Based Growth Vital To US Economy

The legendary Oklahoma oilman discussed a myriad of topics in a one-on-one keynote ‘fireside chat’ at Hart Energy’s DUG Midcontinent conference and exhibition.

November 25, 2019

Public Capital , Unconventional , Shale Plays

ConocoPhillips Counting On US Shale To Bring In More Cash

The U.S. independent has set its sights on bringing in $50 billion in free cash flow over the next decade, including $19 billion from its Lower 48 assets.

November 20, 2019

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Nov. 20, 2019)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including an Austin Chalk HBP leasehold package plus New Mexico exploratory acreage from Shell.

November 20, 2019

People , Investment , Company Profiles , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Executive Q&A: Brotherhood Of Minerals

Sanjit and Shan Bhattacharya built a nimble and flexible mineral buying company that competes on the ground with much bigger companies. And wins.

November 18, 2019