What You Need To Know In Oil And Gas Today – 2.20.2017

Public domain drill ship
Public domain drill ship

Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for February 20, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed (that’s me):


Good stuff from T. Boone here.: How to Make America Great Again with Domestic Energy Resources https://shar.es/19Iqus via @texasmonthly

It’s been awhile, but it’s also a sign of health.: U.S. shale #oil braces for the unfamiliar in 2017: inflation http://reut.rs/2m2Lya6 via @Reuters

Nonsense. Shale is just getting started.: #Shale’s best days are coming to an end http://www.houstonchronicle.com/business/article/Shale-s-best-days-are-coming-to-an-end-10942307.php?cmpid=twitter-premium via @HoustonChron

#GodBlessTexas: #Texas adds 16 rigs, but panhandle wins; only 2 in Permian http://fuelfix.com/blog/2017/02/17/texas-adds-16-rigs-but-panhandle-wins-only-2-in-permian/

No surprise here.: Gulf of Mexico rig count continues slump http://houmatoday.com/news/20170217/gulf-of-mexico-rig-count-continues-slump

Meh.  Highly unlikely narrative of the day.: As U.S. shale #oil activity surges, sand could be in short supply http://reut.rs/2lqdmYS via @Reuters

There’s an interesting thought.: Could This Oil Stock Really Become the Next Apple? https://www.fool.com/investing/2017/02/19/could-this-oil-stock-really-become-the-next-apple.aspx

Why yes, yes it is.: Unique opportunity to bring economic growth to the Texas coast http://callertim.es/2m4klnn via @callerdotcom

Slowly, but surely.: #Oil industry leaves the bust behind http://www.expressnews.com/business/eagle-ford-energy/article/Oil-industry-leaves-the-bust-behind-10944502.php?t=9c8b857550c1248804&cmpid=twitter-premium via @mySA

Cool.: #OPEC Exports Cuts Win Back Investors https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-02-20/opec-wins-investors-back-as-cuts-prompt-record-bets-on-oil-rise via @markets

Awesome. How can I help?: Five things Pruitt can do to cripple the EPA http://politi.co/2kSgvxm

This is what is known as A Good Start.: Trump plans to target the EPA with new executive orders http://grist.org/article/trump-plans-to-target-the-epa-with-new-executive-orders/ via @grist

That’s all for today.  Check back in tomorrow for another dozen Things You Need To Know In Oil And Gas.


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