The Latest

Unconventional, Top IP Wells

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in the Permian Basin

May 2020: High-volume Wolfcamp Completion by EOG: 11.44 Mbbl of Oil, 21.771 MMcf of Gas Per Day

May 20, 2020


Danos Wins Work in Delaware Basin

Located outside of Loving, New Mexico, project work began in March and is expected to be completed by the end of August 2020.

May 20, 2020

Company Profiles, Exploration & Production, Shale Plays

E&P Company Turnaround: Rough Riders

Locked up in an MLP bankruptcy for nearly two years, Maverick Natural Resources has new management and a business model aimed at the relentless pursuit of free cash flow.

May 20, 2020

Shale Plays, Pipelines

Phillips 66 to Raise Rates for Gray Oak Crude Pipeline in Texas

The Gray Oak pipeline is one of the biggest new pipelines connecting the Permian Basin, the nation's largest oil field, to the U.S. Gulf Coast.

May 20, 2020

Public Capital, Shale Plays

Diamondback Energy Prices $500 Million Debt Offering

Proceeds will be used to fund a cash tender offer that commenced May 18 for the purchase of notes Diamondback Energy acquired through its merger with Energen in 2018.

May 19, 2020

Exploration & Production, Shale Plays, Technology, Enhanced Oil Recovery

Shale Solutions: Biosurfactants—the Future of Cost-effective Flow Assurance

Customized green treatments are outperforming conventional treatments in sustainability and more effective oil recovery.

May 19, 2020

Investment, Markets, Natural Gas, Crude Oil, Gathering & Processing

Coronavirus Will Create New Opportunities in the Midstream Sector

East Daley analyst: One clear lesson is that energy cycles are a force for creation as well as destruction.

May 19, 2020


Cameron LNG Begins Production at Train 3 of Liquefaction Facility

Sempra LNG, a subsidiary of Sempra Energy, said May 18 that Cameron LNG has begun producing LNG from the third and final liquefaction train of its Phase 1 liquefaction-export project in Hackberry, Louisiana.

May 19, 2020

Investment, Deepwater, Subsea

Gulf of Mexico: The Water’s Fine

Historic service cost lows and fewer barriers to entry could trigger investment back into the U.S. Gulf of Mexico … even at $30 oil.

May 19, 2020

Unconventional, Shale Plays

Oil Output from Major US Shale Plays to Hit Nearly Two-year Low

In June, oil output from shale is expected to drop in each of seven major shale regions, with the largest drop of about 87,000 bbl/d in the Permian Basin, the EIA says.

May 18, 2020