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USGS: Utica Pales in Comparison to Marcellus, Greater Green River

The Utica Shale holds an estimated 38 Tcf of undiscovered, technically recoverable natural gas, or less than half that of the Marcellus Shale, according to the first assessment of the Appalachian Basin play by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). An estimated 940 million bbl of unconventional oil resources and 9 million bbl of natural gas liquids (NGL) also are trapped in Utica rock, said scientists.

October 5, 2012

Gallup: Oil and Gas Industry Still Not Feeling the Love

Computers are prone to viruses and sometimes crash, but Americans mostly like the computer industry. However, the yo-yo nature of gasoline prices is something they can’t abide, according to a recent Gallup poll that found the oil and gas industry and the federal government have the “least positive images” among Americans, just like they did a year ago.

August 31, 2012

Matador Resources Ramping Up in Eagle Ford

Matador Resources Co. is moving forward with its plan to target the wet gas and oil-prone Eagle Ford Shale of South Texas this year while ramping down development of its dry gas Haynesville Shale acreage in North Louisiana, the Dallas-based company said Tuesday.

May 17, 2012

Encana to Cut Spending in Dry Gas Plays

Encana Corp. is hunkering down with a reduced spending plan for 2012 in dry natural gas plays and shifting more investments to liquids and oil-prone unconventionals in North America, CEO Randy Eresman said Wednesday.

September 12, 2011

Encana Shrinks Portfolio, Waits Out Gas Prices

Encana Corp. is hunkering down with a reduced spending plan for 2012 in dry natural gas plays and a shift to investments to liquids and oil-prone unconventionals in North America, CEO Randy Eresman said last week.

September 12, 2011

Market Seen Closer to Value, but Vulnerable; June Sags

June natural gas futures continued to drop Friday as traders now see the market at a level more prone to reflect value but still poised to move lower in the near term. At the close June had weakened 2.6 cents to $4.235 and July had dropped 3.4 cents to $4.297. June crude oil continued its descent, losing $2.62 to $97.18/bbl.

May 9, 2011

A New Generation of Technology Is Answering Beaufort Sea’s Call

Plans are forming for a dramatic revival of Arctic offshore exploration in deep Canadian waters of the ice-infested, natural gas-prone Beaufort Sea with a new generation of jumbo polar-class drilling equipment, according to evidence filed with the National Energy Board (NEB).

April 19, 2010

A New Generation of Technology Is Answering Beaufort Sea’s Call

Plans are forming for a dramatic revival of Arctic offshore exploration in deep Canadian waters of the ice-infested, natural gas-prone Beaufort Sea with a new generation of jumbo polar-class drilling equipment, according to evidence filed with the National Energy Board (NEB).

April 19, 2010

New Generation of Technology Answering Beaufort Sea’s Call

Plans are forming for a dramatic revival of Arctic offshore exploration in deep Canadian waters of the ice-infested, natural gas-prone Beaufort Sea with a new generation of jumbo polar-class drilling equipment, according to evidence filed with the National Energy Board (NEB).

April 19, 2010

Alberta’s Scientists: Climate Change Cause Not Settled

Canada’s storm-prone center of fossil-fuel production readily accepts the theory that the climate is changing, but highly educated Albertans stop far short of accepting the full global warming gospel even when their anonymity is guaranteed. Only about one in three Alberta earth scientists and engineers believe the culprit behind climate change has been identified, a new poll of the professions reported.

March 10, 2008
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