Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (July 2, 2020)

Powder River Basin Niobrara Shale well completed by EOG Resources in Wyoming’s Converse County plus LLOG Exploration’s results from a U.S. Gulf of Mexico discovery top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

July 2, 2020

Construction , Pipelines

Sources: Energy Transfer Invokes Force Majeure on DAPL Expansion

Customers say the project is not necessary with Bakken production way down.

July 2, 2020

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Table: Top 12 IP Wells in Three Forks

May 2020 update: Upper Three Forks Well Tested Flowing 6.028 Mbbl of Oil, 5.644 MMcf of Gas Per Day

July 1, 2020

Unconventional , Top IP Wells , Shale Plays

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in the Bakken

February 2020: Middle Bakken Discovery By Marathon: 9.347 MMcf Of Gas, 9.014 Mbbl Of Oil Per Day

July 1, 2020

Public Capital , Shale Plays

Harold Hamm Boosts Holdings in Continental Resources

Harold Hamm said increasing his holdings in Continental Resources stock underscored his confidence in the company, the value of which he believes is currently undervalued due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

June 30, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of June 29, 2020)

Rig count, oil production falls over the past week.

June 29, 2020

Rig Counts , Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count As of June 26, 2020

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

June 26, 2020

Business , Crude Oil , Shale Plays

Harold Hamm on New US Gulf Coast Crude Benchmark

S&P Global Platts on June 26 will introduce American GulfCoast Select, a new benchmark for U.S. crude oil which shale pioneer Harold Hamm helped launch.

June 25, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of June 24, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a ‘tactical’ bolt-on acquisition in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico Shelf by Talos Energy.

June 24, 2020

Unconventional , Natural Gas , Crude Oil , Shale Plays

Why US Shale Production Declines Are Higher Than You Might Think

The natural decline rates of existing oil and gas wells across major shale plays in the U.S. will contribute to a tighter supply/demand balance.

June 24, 2020