Williston

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

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Feb. 22, 2021)

The U.S. rig count rose last week to 443 as of Feb. 17, according to Enverus Rig Analytics. The count is up 4% in the last month but still down 46% year-over-year.

February 22, 2021

Lease Sales

Marketed: Empire Petroleum Starbuck Madison Unit, North Dakota

Empire Petroleum retained EnergyNet for the sale of certain oil and gas properties and related assets including interest in the Starbuck Madison Unit located in North Dakota’s Bottineau County.

February 19, 2021

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Feb. 19, 2021)

High-volume Marcellus Shale wells, EOG Resources Eagle Ford completions from an Eagleville Field drillpad plus a Hilcorp Energy venture in Louisiana state waters flowing gas top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

February 19, 2021

Unconventional , Shale Plays

E&P Plus Regional Report: Bakken—A Year of Challenges

According to Lynn Helms, North Dakota’s director of mineral resources, last year was a “pretty terrible year for the industry” and oil and gas producers in 2021 will be stressed from both ends—investor and market demands.

February 18, 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

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

US Shale Could Face Weeks of Depressed Oil Production Due to Cold

Roughly 500,000 to 1.2 million bbl/d of crude production in Texas has been shut-in by the weather, which hit the state with the coldest temperatures in 30 years, Rystad Energy says.

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