Tag Archives: Niobrara Shale

Whiting Sees Lower Costs, Raises Production Guidance

Charlie Passut –  April 28, 2017- Natural Gas Intelligence Shale Daily “We don’t have any plans for further JVs in the Williston Basin,” Volker said. But he added that in the Niobrara Shale, “there are several parties who’ve contacted us and … Continue reading

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Highlands Natural acquires Colorado shale opportunity

procactivinvestors July 25, 2016 Highlands Natural Resources Plc (LON:HNR) has struck a deal to add another new project to its portfolio, acquiring shale acreage in Colorado. The proposed transaction sees the company secure 100% of a project starting, where it … Continue reading

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ConocoPhillips’ Shale Operations In The Face Of Sub-$70 WTI

Callum Turcan – Seeking Alpha – November 28, 2014 Summary OPEC decided to meet its current production target, which caused a 7% slide in oil prices. ConocoPhillips is investing heavily in shale plays that are very vulnerable to swings in … Continue reading

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Oil and gas industry propels metro Denver economy to top 20 cities

Heather Draper – Reporter-Denver Business Journal Metro Denver’s economy last year ranked 18th out of 381 metro areas in terms of the value of its goods and services produced, according to a Bureau of Economic Analysis report released Tuesday. Led by the natural … Continue reading

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After years of talk, Cheyenne may be poised for a surge in oil production

By BENJAMIN STORROW Star-Tribune staff writer – August 10, 2014 CHEYENNE — On a recent afternoon, Alex Bowler sat in a coffee shop here and held up a copy of the local newspaper. On display were two full pages of … Continue reading

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WPX Energy Advancing Their Piceance Basin Niobrara Exploration Efforts

During their 2nd quarter 2014 conference call, WPX Energy reported on their earnings and exploration efforts.  With respect to the company’s Niobrara Shale efforts, WPX spud two wells in the first half of 2014 – a horizontal well and the … Continue reading

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Shale Plays Fuel Energy M&A

By Matthew Rocco – Published January 28, 2014 – FOXBusiness Merger and acquisition activity in the U.S. energy sector was largely fueled last year by continued interest in shale plays, according to a new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers. PwC said deal-making accelerated throughout 2013 and … Continue reading

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WPX Energy completes No. 2 Niobrara producing well in the US. WPX’s first well was No. 1

Second Niobrara Shale Well Comes on at Nearly 12 MMcf/d Initial Discovery Well Hits 2 Bcf in Cumulative Production this year PRESS RELEASE –  10/28/13 – TULSA, Okla. – WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX) successfully completed its second well in the Niobrara … Continue reading

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