Energy Transition , Technology , Midstream , Storage , Construction , Pipelines

Bakken Energy Forms Clean Hydrogen Partnership with Mitsubishi Power

This hub will be composed of facilities that produce, store, transport and consume clean hydrogen. It will be connected by pipeline to other clean hydrogen hubs being developed throughout North America.

June 3, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of May 31, 2021)

U.S. rig count fell slightly for the second week in a row, leading to the conclusion that last week’s sudden drop was more than a blip caused by rig downtime — some rigs moving between wells.

June 1, 2021

Unconventional , Top IP Wells

Table: Top 12 IP Wells in Three Forks

May 2021: Oasis Petroleum Announces Results from Two Williston Basin-Banks Field Wells

June 1, 2021

Unconventional , Top IP Wells , Shale Plays

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in the Bakken

April 2020: Two High-volume Middle Bakken Completions in McKenzie County, N.D. by WPX Energy

June 1, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (May 27, 2021)

Chesapeake Marcellus discoveries, permits issued for Wyoming horizontal drilling program plus more Eagleville Field completions by EOG Resources top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

May 27, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of May 26, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including Oasis Petroleum’s Permian Basin exit and the all-equity consolidation of three Kayne Anderson portfolio teams in the Anadarko Basin.

May 26, 2021

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of May 26, 2021)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including two Permian Basin packages in Howard County, Texas—one comprising Cholla Petroleum’s nonoperated position and the other a private seller’s mineral and royalty interest footprint.

May 26, 2021

Public Capital , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Oasis Launches Debt Offering to Fund $745 Million Bakken Acquisition

Oasis Petroleum intends to offer $400 million senior unsecured notes due 2026 in a private placement to eligible purchasers with proceeds earmarked to partially fund its Bakken acquisition from Diamondback Energy.

May 24, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of May 24, 2021)

The U.S. dropped 21 active oil and gas rigs in the past week with Enverus noting the week-over-week swing to most likely be due to rigs moving between wells.

May 24, 2021

Infrastructure , Shale Plays , Pipelines

Dakota Access Oil Pipeline to Remain Open Per US Federal Judge

The Dakota Access oil pipeline’s continued operation provides some clarity to market participants after months of uncertainty.

May 21, 2021