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Highlights, Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Sept. 24, 2021)

Spraberry Field producers in the Midland Basin announced by Headington Energy plus Chesapeake Marcellus Shale completions in Pennsylvania’s Wyoming County and another Exxon Mobil Guyana discovery top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

September 24, 2021

Rig Counts, Unconventional

Chart: Midcontinent, Permian Basin Rig Count as of September 24, 2021

Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas Dist. 7B, 7C, 8, 8A, 9, 10

September 24, 2021

Rig Counts, Unconventional

Chart: Eastern Rig Count as of September 24, 2021

Alabama. Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia

September 24, 2021

Rig Counts, Unconventional

Chart: Gulf Coast Rig Count as of September 24, 2021

Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas RRC Dist. 1, 2, 3, 4., 5, 6, inland, offshore

September 24, 2021

Rig Counts, Unconventional

Chart: Western Rig Count as of September 24, 2021

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

September 24, 2021

Public Capital, Natural Gas, Emissions, Energy Transition, Shale Plays, Midstream

Kinder Morgan to Transport Southwestern Energy’s Responsibly Sourced Natural Gas

Beginning Nov. 1, Southwestern will produce and Tennessee Gas Pipeline, a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan, will transport the responsibly sourced natural gas to Northeast markets.

September 23, 2021

Public Capital, People, Energy Transition, Shale Plays

Pioneer Natural Resources Adds Founder of ESG-focused Investment Firm to Board

Maria S. Jelescu Dreyfus co-founded Ardinall, a New York-based independent investment firm focusing on climate change and sustainable investments with an “ESG-based investment approach,” according to a Pioneer release.

September 23, 2021

Lease Sales

Marketed: Operated Permian Basin, Eagle Ford Opportunity

Strand Energy LC retained EnergyNet Indigo for the sale of certain oil and gas properties and related assets located in the Permian Basin and Eagle Ford / Austin Chalk trend through a sealed-bid offering.

September 23, 2021

Lease Sales

Marketed: Centennial Resource Development Operated Delaware Basin Asset

Centennial Resource Development retained TenOaks Energy Advisors as its exclusive adviser in the sale of its Big Chief asset located in the southern Delaware Basin in Reeves County, Texas.

September 23, 2021

Public Capital, People, Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), Shale Plays, Midstream

Tellurian Adds Energy Industry Veteran James Bennett to Board

James D. Bennett brings over 30 years of experience from the E&P and investment space, which Tellurian Executive Chairman Charif Souki described as invaluable to the company’s goal of enhancing its Haynesville upstream position

September 23, 2021