SHALE Featured Website Nov Dec 2018 Apple Pie
My go-to apple pie recipe made with fresh apples! Homemade, flaky crust with juicy apple filling. Makes a delicious pie that goes perfectly with ice cream! Prep Time: 15 mins Cook Time: 45 mins Total Time: 1 hour Yield: 8-10 servings . Ingredients • 3 tablespoons sugar • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour • 1-2 teaspoons cinnamon • Dash of...
SHALE Featured Website Nov Dec 2018 Conocophillips Golf Tournament
On Oct. 5, ConocoPhillips hosted its Fifth Annual Legacy Golf Tournament at the River Bend Golf Club in Floresville, Texas to raise scholarship funds for Karnes County high school seniors. This year, 60 sponsors and 144 golfers on 36 teams raised $213,000. The fundraiser benefits all Karnes County schools...
SHALE Featured Website Nov Dec 2018 Advancing Tech Blackmon
As I mentioned in our last issue, I’ve been employed in some way, shape or form by the oil and gas industry since my first summer job working as a welder’s helper on a pipeline crew in South Texas in 1976. The minimum wage at the time was something...
SHALE Website Featured Nov Dec 2018 Tunstall
This fall finds me teaching Honors College freshmen in an introductory course under the rubric of Energy. Other sections address themes such as Sustainability, Media and even Happiness. The Honors Tutorial I is a required course for all Honors College matriculates. Instructors work with aspiring scholars on how to read,...
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Updated December 14th, 2018 With improvements in technology driving down the break-even cost for the production of oil in the rich shale plays of West Texas, the Permian Basin has become more attractive to exploration and production (E&P) companies over the past few years. Since the beginning of 2016, oil...
SHALE Featured Website Nov Dec 2018 WEN
Women’s Energy Network (WEN) South Texas and Women Empowered (WE), a professional organization within CPS Energy, hosted THE Making a Difference Through Mentorship luncheon to give guidance and insight into the mentor/mentee opportunities and best practices. The keynote speaker of this event was Paula Gold-Williams, President and CEO of...
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SHALE attended the DUG Eagle Ford Conference in San Antonio Aug. 19-21. The conference featured exhibitors from various oil and gas related companies. Featured speakers gave presentations on key topics affecting the energy industry in South Texas across the Eagle Ford Shale play. photos courtesy of shale
SHALE Featured Website Nov Dec 2018 Deloitte
The Deloitte Oil & Gas Conference was held Oct. 30 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Houston. The conference featured a diverse group of speakers, sharing insight into the future of the oil and gas industry from across the value chain. Kym Bolado, SHALE Magazine CEO and Host of...
SHALE Featured Website Nov Dec 2018 Bakken Gas Problem 2
Make no mistake, the Bakken is a tight oil play, and a very good one. But the Bakken, especially in the core areas, is a bit gassy. The latest challenge facing operators and regulators in North Dakota is what to do about the natural gas produced as wells are...
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Bakken Shale – North Dakota/Montana The Bakken is another shale play that is currently experiencing a boost in capital being reallocated out of the Permian Basin. A new report from Bank of America Merrill Lynch finds that year-to-date drilling activity for the Bakken is 20 percent higher than in the...