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Marcellus ‘Only Basin’ to Drill Dry Gas Today, Says Analyst

The Marcellus Shale is the “best gas play” in the United States and at current price levels, “the only basin where dry gas should be drilled,” analysts with Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. (TPH) advised in a new report.

January 17, 2012

Marcellus ‘Only Basin’ to Drill Dry Gas Today, Says Analyst

The Marcellus Shale is the “best gas play” in the United States and at current price levels, “the only basin where dry gas should be drilled,” analysts with Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. (TPH) advised in a new report.

January 16, 2012

Hearing on Fort Worth Drilling Proposal Draws Crowd

Fort Worth City Council members got an earful Tuesday night from a standing-room-only audience about a proposal to tighten drilling restrictions in the Barnett Shale town. Protected use areas, multiple well pad site permitting and saltwater disposal are among the items being weighed.

October 20, 2011

Buying Shale Gas Assets Is Risky Business, Says Study

With the bar continually raised on the estimated ultimate recoveries (EUR) from wells drilled in U.S. shale gas plays, determining how to value unconventional acreage is proving to be a diverse, complicated process, according to a new report.

September 26, 2011

Pennsylvania Marcellus Passes Yearly 1,000-Well Mark

Operators drilled more than 1,000 wells into the Pennsylvania Marcellus Shale through the end of July, a milestone not reached until mid-September in 2010 and not at all in 2009.

August 10, 2011

Schlumberger’s Reservoir Modeling Systems Build Fan Base

Schlumberger Ltd. is seeing continued strength in its North American operations in part because of its hydraulic fracturing (fracking) technology, which is reducing time and costs to complete a well, management said Friday.

July 25, 2011

Range Touting Benefits from Barnett Shale Exit

It’s only been two and a half months, but Range Resources Corp. said its decision to leave the Barnett Shale is already paying off.

July 20, 2011

Gulfport Energy Expands Utica Shale Acreage

Gulfport Energy Corp. announced Monday that it has expanded its acreage position in the eastern Ohio portion of the Utica Shale play.

July 13, 2011

Federal Agencies to Collaborate on Air Quality Issues

Three federal agencies say they will cooperate on air quality issues for onshore oil and gas projects drilled on public lands and will create a new agency to implement collaborative plans by late September.

July 11, 2011

Federal Agencies to Collaborate on Air Quality

Three federal agencies say they will cooperate on air quality issues for onshore oil and gas projects drilled on public lands and will create a new agency to implement collaborative plans by late September.

July 8, 2011