Warren Resources Plans 25 Coalbed Methane Wells in Wyoming

Warren Resources Plans 25 Coalbed Methane Wells in Wyoming

Warren Resources Inc. plans to drill 25 new coalbed methane (CBM) wells in the Spyglass Hill Unit in Wyoming’s Washakie Basin, a sub-basin of the Greater Green River Basin, the New York City-based exploration and production company said.

May 22, 2013
Appalachia a Star in Record Resource Assessment

Appalachia a Star in Record Resource Assessment

The United States has 2,384 Tcf of technically recoverable natural gas, the Potential Gas Committee (PGC) and the American Gas Association (AGA) said Tuesday. That’s more reserves than the PGC has calculated in its 48-year history and beats the previous high seen in 2010 by 486 Tcf.

April 10, 2013

Newspapers on Jobs See Shale Impact Differently

In an article Tuesday, the Post looked to the future with a report, “European industry flocks to U.S. to take advantage of cheaper gas,” while the Times complained Monday that the “Jobs Boom Built on Cheap Energy Has Yet to Appear.”

April 4, 2013

Alternative Transportation Fueling Gains Steam

Alternative transportation fueling, including natural gas variations and biodiesel, is making strides across the country, taking technology to advanced levels.

April 4, 2013

NatGas, Electric Coordination Critical, MISO Exec Says

Facing the prospect of historically high levels of power generation retrofits and replacement, the multi-state Midwest Independent System Operator (MISO) has identified the need for closer coordination with the region’s natural gas system, an executive told a recent House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing.

March 28, 2013

NatGas Prices to Increase Slowly Through 2014, EIA Says

Natural gas spot prices, which averaged $2.75/MMBtu at the Henry Hub last year and $3.33 last month, are expected to climb to an average of $3.41 this year and $3.63 in 2014, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA).

March 13, 2013

BNSF Sees More Crude Traffic, Readies Test of NatGas Locomotives

Crude oil shipments on all U.S. railroads could hit 700,000 b/d by the end of this year, up 40% from current levels, and top 1 million b/d in 18 months, said BNSF Railway Co. CEO Matthew Rose.

March 8, 2013

House Testimony: Shales, Technology Made U.S. ‘Energy Rich’

The country is in the midst of an “unconventional revolution in oil and gas” whose implications reach well beyond the energy industry, IHS Vice Chairman Daniel Yergin, tells the U.S. House Subcommittee on Energy and Power in pre-filed testimony to be given Tuesday.

February 5, 2013

EIA: Still More Gas in November

Natural gas production in the Lower 48 states climbed 0.6%, or 0.41 Bcf/d, in November from October levels, according to the latest figures from the Energy Information Administration (EIA). Lower 48 production was 73.88 Bcf/d, a new record for the data, which EIA began reporting in January 2005.

February 4, 2013

EIA: Marcellus Production to Boost Lower 48 Total This Year

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) expects total domestic marketed natural gas production to increase to 69.8 Bcf/d in 2013 from 69.2 Bcf/d in 2012, and to drop slightly to 69.5 Bcf/d in 2014. Growth in Lower 48 onshore production, driven largely by the Marcellus Shale and other shale plays, will continue through 2014, although it will be offset by Gulf of Mexico declines, EIA said.

January 9, 2013