Water Management

Shale Plays , Water Management , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Aris Water Solutions Acquires Delaware Energy Assets in Exchange for Stock

Aris Water Solutions said in its earnings release that it had acquired all of Delaware Energy’s assets on Aug. 1 in exchange for 3.37 million Class A shares and a small, volumetric-based contingent consideration paid over five years. 

August 4, 2022

ESG , Shale Plays , Water Management

New Realities Change the Face of Frac Water Use

Reusing produced water for frac jobs can improve production and ease the need for freshwater supplies, while also reducing demand for disposal wells. 

July 13, 2022

Shale Plays , Water Management

Aris Water Solutions Strikes Deal with Chevron in Permian Basin

Under the new agreement, Aris Water Solutions will provide produced water handling and recycling services in a portion of Chevron’s core position in the Delaware Basin of the Permian.

May 10, 2022

ESG , Shale Plays , Water Management

Blackbuck CEO Talks ‘ESG-centric’ Water Management Business

In this exclusive video interview, Blackbuck Resources CEO Justin Love discusses his company’s ESG-focused strategy and initiatives to overcome water management challenges in the Permian Basin.

April 4, 2022

Shale Plays , Water Management , Pipelines

NGL Energy Partners Adds New Acreage Dedication in the Delaware Basin

The new dedicated long-term agreement spans an area over 300,000 acres in New Mexico and Texas.

February 11, 2022

Health, Safety & Environment , Completions , Water Management

Opinion: How the Oil and Gas Industry Can Use Nanotechnology to Become More Sustainable

Implementing nanotechnology can help move away from band-aid solutions employed in the oil and gas industry and its wastewater discharges, and this will manifest green solutions that are both economical and sustainable.

February 4, 2022

Shale Plays , Logistics , Water Management

NGL Energy Partners, XRI Team Up to Address Delaware Basin Produced Water Needs

“NGL remains steadfast in our commitment to delivering full-lifecycle water management for our customers while remaining focused on the environment and the sustainability of our operations,” said Doug White, EVP of NGL Water Solutions.

February 2, 2022

Policy & Regulations , Shale Plays , Water Management

Texas RRC Weighs Earthquake Curbs on Another Swath of Permian Disposal Wells

The ban has West Texas oil producers in the Permian Basin looking for ways to reduce wastewater injections that could raise costs. Solutions include recycling the wastewater or piping and trucking it elsewhere.

January 24, 2022

Policy & Regulations , Shale Plays , Water Management , Midstream

Top Texas Shale Producers Hit by Quake-driven Well Disposal Closures: Report

ConocoPhillips, Diamondback, NGL Energy Partners, Coterra and Chevron have disposal wells in areas where the Texas Railroad Commission is shutting deep injection wells or is likely to reduce disposal volumes.

January 6, 2022

Health, Safety & Environment , ESG , Water Management

Opinion: How the Oil and Gas Industry Can Minimize Its Footprint

Better incident and performance data will help chart a path to efficient investment in equipment, materials and training best suited to avoid the known root causes of pipeline and wellpad breakdowns.

January 3, 2022