Waste Not, Want Not Aim of Eagle Ford Recycling Project

To reduce the amount of drilling waste that has to be transported to landfills and to provide a renewable solution, Chesapeake Energy Corp. has begun an innovative recycling project with TWMA Ltd. in the Eagle Ford Shale.

October 9, 2012

Flaring No Longer ‘Dirty Secret’ in North Dakota’s Bakken Shale

In the midst of its improbable oil and natural gas boom, North Dakota is coming clean on a dirty little secret — flaring of more than one-third of its gas supplies produced in its rapidly expanding Bakken Shale formation’s record-breaking oil production. While the latest analyses look closely at North Dakota’s experience there is no exact measurement of how much of the nation’s flaring is centered there; a reasonable guess is 25%, sources say.

August 13, 2012

Microturbines Find New Niche in Shale Patch

A major U.S. microturbine maker has found a new niche market for its onsite combined heat-and-power generating systems. Los Angeles-based Capstone Turbine Corp. is finding rapid growth for its products in the oil and gas patch.

December 28, 2011

Chesapeake Center to House, Train Marcellus Workforce

Chesapeake Energy Corp. has opened a $7 million oilfield services and training center in the heart of the Marcellus Shale that offers all of the comforts of home — and then some.

November 24, 2010

Oil & Gas Auction Clears $30.9 Million in Sale

In its third auction for bidders both onsite and online, The Oil& Gas Asset Clearinghouse broke its previous one-day auctionrecord, selling $30.9 million of U.S. oil and gas properties in arecent sale.

June 5, 2000