Doubled

Shale Play Drilling Successes Buoy Cabot Production

Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. continues to find drilling success in the Marcellus, Eagle Ford and Marmaton shale plays, and has doubled liquids production and increased natural gas production 37% since 3Q2010, the company said.

October 31, 2011

Pennsylvania Marcellus Employment Doubles Since 2008

Employment in the core industries that drive Marcellus Shale development in Pennsylvania more than doubled to 20,837 people between 2008 and 2011, while employment in ancillary industries dropped by around 1% to 193,813, according the Center for Workforce Information and Analysis (CWIA) at the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry.

October 20, 2011

Gothic Shale: A ‘High-Potential’ Gas Play?

Because of new drilling techniques that allow operators to do more with less, federal officials in Colorado have more than doubled their initial estimate on the number of natural gas wells that could be drilled in the Gothic Shale in the Paradox Basin of southwestern Colorado.

August 29, 2011

Paradox Basin’s Gothic Shale Called ‘High-Potential Play’

Because of new drilling techniques that allow operators to do more with less, federal officials in Colorado have more than doubled their initial estimate on the number of natural gas wells that could be drilled in the Gothic Shale in the Paradox Basin of southwestern Colorado.

August 26, 2011

IEA: U.S. Driving World Shale Gas Development

The International Energy Agency (IEA) says the worldwide amount of estimated recoverable gas has doubled over the last few years thanks to unconventional gas resources. The agency noted that a global race for unconventional resources is on.

June 20, 2011

IEA: World Gas Markets Affected by Unconventional Gas

The International Energy Agency (IEA) says the worldwide amount of estimated recoverable gas has doubled over the last few years thanks to unconventional gas resources. The agency noted that a global race for unconventional resources is on.

June 20, 2011

IEA: Unconventional Gas ‘Revolution’ in North America

The International Energy Agency (IEA) says the worldwide amount of estimated recoverable gas has doubled over the last few years thanks to unconventional gas resources. The agency noted that a global race for unconventional resources is on.

June 20, 2011

Range Marks 32nd Quarter of Production Growth

Unconventional play-focused Range Resources Corp. charted record quarterly production in 4Q2010 with an average of 541 MMcfe/d, an 18% jump from the year-ago period and an 8% increase from the previous quarter, the company said.

January 21, 2011

No Formula to Duplicate U.S. Unconventional Success, Says IEA Official

Dozens of countries have launched programs to attempt to emulate the successful exploitation of shale in the United States, but it will take more than copying a formula, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA).

January 20, 2011

EIA: Shale Gas Estimates Double, Taking Prices Down

Because estimated technically recoverable shale gas resources have doubled in a year, the annual average natural gas wellhead price will remain under $5/Mcf through 2022, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) said Thursday.

December 20, 2010