More Top Stories in Shale Plays

Lease Sales, Exploration & Production

Marketed: Mineral, Royalty Interests in Permian, Powder River Basins

A private seller has retained Detring Energy Advisors for the sale of its mineral and royalty interests in the Permian and Powder River basins.

May 21, 2024

Acquisitions & Divestitures, Restructurings, Exploration & Production

Top US Natural Gas Producer Chesapeake Energy Cuts Jobs

This week's layoffs follow its divestment of its Eagle Ford assets, not the company's pending merger with Southwestern Energy, Chesapeake said.


May 21, 2024

Acquisitions & Divestitures, Shale Plays, Crude Oil

WildFire Energy I Buys Apache’s Eagle Ford, Austin Chalk Assets

Private producer WildFire Energy I, backed by Warburg Pincus and Kayne Anderson, scooped up Apache’s portfolio in the eastern Eagle Ford and Austin Chalk plays.

May 21, 2024

Health, Safety & Environment, Energy Transition, Super DUG

Under Siege: Industry Cuts Emissions Despite Biden's ‘Attack’ on E&Ps

IPAA Chairman and Elevation Resources CEO Steve Pruett shared insight on industry’s concerns over regulations carried out by an “alphabet soup” of agencies from the Environmental Protection Agency to the Federal Trade Commission.

May 20, 2024

Acquisitions & Divestitures, Shale Plays

APA Corp. Sells $700MM in Non-core Permian, Eagle Ford Assets

APA Corp. and subsidiary Apache are selling more than $700 million in non-core assets in the Permian Basin and Eagle Ford Shale—part of a plan to reduce debt after a $4.5 billion acquisition of Callon Petroleum.

May 20, 2024

Field Development, Environmental

Permian Recycling Facility Passes 50 MMbbl of Water Recycling

Occidental Petroleum and Select Water Solutions have collaborated on water treatment and recycling at the site since 2021.

May 20, 2024

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), Natural Gas

ADNOC Buys 11.7% Stake in NextDecade’s Rio Grande LNG Project

The United Arab Emirates’ ADNOC will acquire a 11.7% equity stake in Phase 1 of NextDecade Corp.’s Rio Grande LNG (RGLNG) project from Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP), while also entering an offtake agreement for 1.9 mtpa from the Texas export facility.

May 20, 2024

Shale Plays, Field Development, Video Coverage, Super DUG

Apache CEO: Longer Laterals Expected as Permian Enters New Era

With more than a decade of development in the Midland and Delaware basins, there are more limitations that operators will have to work around, said Apache Corp. CEO John Christmann at Hart Energy's SUPER DUG Conference & Expo.  

May 17, 2024

Acquisitions & Divestitures, Business, Shale Plays

Could Crescent, SilverBow Buy More in South Texas After $2.1B Deal?

The combination of Crescent Energy and SilverBow Resources will yield one of the Eagle Ford’s top producers—and the pro forma E&P could look to gobble up more acreage in South Texas after closing.

May 17, 2024

Discoveries, Field Development, Exploration & Production

Empire Petroleum’s Williston Drilling Program Identifies New Zones

Empire Petroleum provided updates on its Williston Basin development drilling program in its first quarter 2024 earnings results.

May 16, 2024