Months

Key Onshore Gas Plays Under Microscope in Emissions Study

A research team led by the University of Texas at Austin (UT) is collaborating with nine natural gas producers on a major field study to measure methane emissions at onshore gas well sites, about which only a handful of empirical data exist.

October 15, 2012

Barclays Lifts 4Q Natural Gas Price

Barclays Capital has lifted its natural gas price forecast for the final three months of this year to $3.35/MMBtu, up from $3.00. Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA) last week also raised its 2013 gas price forecast.

October 15, 2012

Barclays Lifts 4Q Natural Gas Price

Barclays Capital has lifted its natural gas price forecast for the final three months of this year to $3.35/MMBtu, up from $3.00.

October 11, 2012
Derecho, Slumping Prices Hinder Magnum Hunter’s Appalachian Plans

Derecho, Slumping Prices Hinder Magnum Hunter’s Appalachian Plans

Magnum Hunter Resources Corp.’s production in the Appalachian Basin remains “substantially curtailed” nearly three months after an unusually severe thunderstorm knocked out electricity service to much of the region, the Houston-based independent said Wednesday.

September 27, 2012

CenterPoint-MRT’s Proposed Rate Hike Draws Flak at FERC

FERC should reject outright or suspend for the maximum five months the proposed rate hike of CenterPoint Energy-Mississippi River Transmission Co. (MRT), which would “drastically increase” costs for both transportation and storage service on its system and make other tariff changes, said industrial users, municipals, distribution companies and the state of Missouri.

September 18, 2012
Warren Resources Acquires Anadarko’s Atlantic Rim Assets For $21M

Warren Resources Acquires Anadarko’s Atlantic Rim Assets For $21M

Beefing up its Atlantic Rim Project area acreage in the Washakie Basin of Wyoming, which includes shallower coalbed methane (CBM) targets and the Niobrara Shale below, Warren Resources Inc. is exercising its preferential rights to acquire additional oil, natural gas and midstream assets from subsidiaries of Anadarko Petroleum Corp for approximately $21 million.

September 6, 2012

FERC Extends Comment Period for Oregon LNG Plans

FERC has approved almost two more months for the public to comment in Oregon on the proposed Jordan Cove liquefied natural gas (LNG) import-export facility and connecting transmission pipeline, which would be sited along the south-central coast at Coos Bay.

August 31, 2012

New Mexico Nears Decision on ‘Pit Rule’

New Mexico on Wednesday completed a string of hearings spread over four months on a request from the state’s two main energy industry groups that the “pit rule” be modified to make it more cost-effective.

August 31, 2012

Chesapeake Confirms DOJ Antitrust Investigation

Three days after reporting an upbeat financial and operating performance in the second quarter, Chesapeake Energy Corp. said in a regulatory filing on Thursday it was subpoenaed in late June by the Department of Justice’s Midwest Field Office antitrust division.

August 13, 2012

PA Governor: More Work Needed to Make Shell Cracker a Reality

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett said there was a better than 50% chance that a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc will build an ethane cracker in Beaver County, and he said more work is necessary to make the facility a reality.

August 6, 2012