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ConocoPhillips may restart Niobrara Operations in 2017

At their fourth quarter earnings call on February 2nd, ConocoPhillips  – EVP, Production, Drilling & Projects, Al Hirshberg mentioned that the company may target a rig to operate in the Niobrara later in 2017. Also mentioned in an article about COPs earnings at Seeking … Continue reading

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Domestic oil production surges in last part of year despite tumbling prices

by Adam Wilmoth – December 24, 2014 Oil production in recent weeks has blown past 1985 highs, but that trend is likely to change soon as companies are beginning to announce plans to cut their 2015 drilling budgets. Continental Resources Inc., … Continue reading

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ConocoPhillips plans to spend less in 2015 as crude slides

BY SWETHA GOPINATH – Reuters – December 8, 2014 (Reuters) – ConocoPhillips said its 2015 capital budget would be 20 percent, or about $3 billion, lower than this year’s, the biggest spending cut by a U.S. oil and gas producer in … Continue reading

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ConocoPhillips Drilling Activity Spiking in Niobrara – Aurora residents take issue with taller fracking towers near homes

By Megan Mitchell – YourHub Reporter – September 3, 2014 AURORA — Some Aurora residents are questioning the transparency of city staff over administrative waivers that may be granted to Houston-based oil and gas developer ConocoPhillips to build 30-foot-tall towers for … Continue reading

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Niobrara and Codell Drilling Interest Spikes in Colorado’s Adams County

According to the September 2014 docket of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) there are petitions to approve spacing units to drill up to 24 Niobrara and/or Codell wells in 640 and 1280 acre spacing units.  The companies … Continue reading

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ConocoPhillips to continue Unconventional Drilling Program in the Niobrara

ConocoPhillips will continue to invest in the Niobrara play as detailed in their most recent press release regarding the company’s upcoming capital expenditures for 2013. ConocoPhillips stated in their press release that the company will allocate up to 40% of … Continue reading

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