INSTEAD OF A PREDICTION, HERE’S A PLAN
Oct 11, 2021 HOUSTON, Oct. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- APA Corporation (Nasdaq: APA) today announced its subsidiary, Apache Corporation, has ended routine flaring in its U.S. onshore operations, achieving one of its 2021 ESG goals three months ahead of schedule. “In early 2021, we set out to eliminate routine flaring...
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I got a little irritated Thursday evening when a writer at the National Review Online claimed that the "feds" had "discovered" the largest oil and gas reserve in history, and responded on Twitter as follows: https://twitter.com/GDBlackmon/status/1070812216482500614 I mean, c'mon, how hard is this to understand? The federal government had literally nothing to...
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Bakken Shale – North Dakota/Montana Rising oil prices and rapidly advancing hydraulic fracturing and drilling technologies are leading to increased interest in the Bakken region once again. A good example of this growing trend came in late April when Hess Corp. announced it would be ramping up its drilling program...
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Forty years ago Iran used the “oil weapon” against the United States as it sought to influence its support of Israel. Today, President Trump is using the “oil weapon” in an attempt to stop Iran’s attempt to develop nuclear capability. President Trump’s administration said on Monday any country purchasing oil...
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Oil and natural gas produced from the shale plays around the Lone Star State provide huge revenues to the local and state governments, and those revenues ultimately benefit every citizen in the state.
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Denver/Julesberg (DJ) Basin - Colorado Production levels of both oil and gas in this key shale basin are also setting records in recent months. Bernadette Johnson, Vice President for Market Intelligence at DrillingInfo told an audience in Littleton, Colorado in June: “Since December, we have seen oil grow by...
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Fallout from the Russia/Ukraine crisis is dropping like so many bombs on big oil companies that had entered into various deals with Russian oil companies since the fall of the Soviet Union 1990. That fallout promises to create collateral damage of its own in the weeks and months to...
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After a brief respite during the peak of summer driving season, gasoline prices are about to go up again thanks to the rising price for crude oil.
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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...
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Readers may have noticed a big media uproar last week over a pronouncement from the U.N.'s  International Energy Agency (IEA) that "Electric vehicles (EVs) are expected to displace 2.5 million bpd of oil demand by 2030." This was hailed in much of the news media as some sort of huge...