Niobrara/Denver-Julesburg Basin

Noble Energy Preparing to Launch DJ Basin Midstream MLP

Noble Midstream Partners LP, a subsidiary of Noble Energy Inc., has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering of shares in its new limited partnership with interests in certain of NBL's Denver-Julesburg Basin crude oil, natural gas and water-related midstream services. Read More

Rig Rout: U.S. Drops 29, Led by Oklahoma, Texas

The count of active U.S. drilling rigs plummeted by 29 units, almost 3.5%, to rest at 809 in the latest count by Baker Hughes Inc. for the week ending Oct. 2. Canada added a net of three rigs to bring the North American rig decline to minus 26, about 2.56% down from the prior week. Read More

Sage Grouse Ruling Spurs Wyoming's Mead to Reform ESA

In the wake of the milestone decision by federal officials to not list the greater sage grouse as endangered or threatened, Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead late Tuesday said he intends to pursue a regional initiative to reform the Endangered Species Act (ESA) as incoming Western Governors’ Association (WGA) chairman. Read More