. Bakken Shale – North Dakota/Montana Citing strong success in their 2018 drilling and production efforts, both Marathon and Hess announced in December that they…View More Shale Play Short Takes (January/February 2019)
Happy 2019! The shale revolution, marked by the harmonic convergence of horizontal drilling, hydraulic fracturing and an endless supply of oil and natural gas naturally…View More King Permian
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…View More Permian Oil & Gas Production: What to Make of WTI Midland Basis?
“We Believe in Long-Term Careers.” It is an increasingly rare thing indeed to come across anyone in America today who has spent an entire career…View More Sara Ortwein: Wringing the Most out of Life’s Every Hour
The Texas Alliance of Energy Producers has long been the owner and purveyor of the Texas Petro Index (TPI), an upstream (exploration and production) activity…View More Alliance Rolls Out the Texas Permian Basin Petroleum Index
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…View More Shale Play Short Takes (November/December 2018)
Well, here we go again. It’s not hard to see why oil and natural gas prices are inherently volatile. They are among the most important,…View More Booming Out of the Bust
Permian pipeline connections are beginning to bottleneck, as revealed by Kayrros data. The bottleneck is caused by the pipeline capacity reaching saturation, limiting the flow…View More Permian Pipeline Set to be Future Bottleneck for Production Growth
Many readers have no doubt seen the remarks recently made by a long-time geologist at the recent Texas Energy Council Conference in Dallas, claiming that…View More Today’s Shale ‘Splainer: No, the Permian Won’t be out of oil in 7 Years
We’ve talked a lot in recent issues of Shale Magazine about the fact that the Permian Basin in West Texas and Southeast New Mexico is…View More Today’s Shale ‘Splainer: Why is the Permian Basin More Attractive than Other Shale Plays?