Hilcorp

Newly Hatched Phoenix Natural Resources Initially to Target Eagle Ford for Acquisitions

Houston-based Phoenix Natural Resources LLC, created by former top executives from Chief Oil & Gas LLC and Hilcorp Energy Co., has secured a $250 million equity commitment from Kayne Anderson Energy Funds to develop natural gas and oil assets in North America.

April 11, 2016

Newly Hatched Phoenix Natural Resources Initially to Target Eagle Ford for Acquisitions

Houston-based Phoenix Natural Resources LLC, created by former top executives from Chief Oil & Gas LLC and Hilcorp Energy Co., has secured a $250 million equity commitment from Kayne Anderson Energy Funds to develop natural gas and oil assets in North America.

April 11, 2016

Hilcorp Secures $1.24B From Partner Carlyle For North American NatGas, Oil

Privately owned Hilcorp Energy Corp. has created a partnership backed by The Carlyle Group to exploit natural gas and oil “opportunities” in the North American energy sector, the Houston producer said Friday.

December 22, 2015

Hilcorp Planning Island in Beaufort to Develop Offshore Alaska Targets

A subsidiary of Hilcorp Energy Co. has filed plans with the Interior Department for its proposal to build a manmade island six miles offshore atop North Slope oil targets in Alaska’s Beaufort Sea, and a subsea pipeline connecting the island to the mainland.

December 14, 2015

More Research Links Hilcorp Ops to 2014 Ohio Quakes

New research published by the Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America reaffirms conclusions reached by Ohio regulators that horizontal hydraulic fracturing operations at a Hilcorp Energy Co. site in March activated a previously unknown fault line and triggered a series of earthquakes.

January 6, 2015

In Latest Incident, Hilcorp Seeks Cause of Weekend Fire

Hilcorp Energy Co. and state regulators are still trying to determine what caused a separator to catch fire early last Saturday at one of its well sites in Mercer County, PA, near the Ohio border.

September 9, 2014

Hilcorp Drops Controversial Bid for Forced Pooling in Pennsylvania

After more than a year of contending with regulators and a small group of landowners to secure more than 3,000 acres for four horizontal drilling units in western Pennsylvania, Hilcorp Energy Co. has dropped its bid for a rare forced pooling order with the state’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP).

September 2, 2014
Pennsylvania DEP Schedules Long-Delayed Hearings For Hilcorp’s Landmark Pooling Request

Pennsylvania DEP Schedules Long-Delayed Hearings For Hilcorp’s Landmark Pooling Request

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has once again rescheduled two public hearings for September regarding Hilcorp Energy Co.’s request for a forced pooling order in Western Pennsylvania, in which nearby property owners and drillers will be allowed to provide testimony.

July 22, 2014

PA Property Owners Sue to Stop Hilcorp’s Forced Pooling Request

For the second time in less than two months, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has postponed indefinitely a set of public hearings regarding Hilcorp Energy Co.’s request for a forced pooling order in Western Pennsylvania. Three property owners filed suit earlier this month to stop the company.

May 20, 2014

Pennsylvania DEP Readies Long-Delayed Forced Pooling Case

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has made a long-awaited decision to hold a special two-day hearing in Lawrence County later this month to gather input from stakeholders about whether Hilcorp Energy Co. should be allowed to create a forced pool drilling unit that would require landowners to share royalties.

March 13, 2014