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Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Rare Petro – the Enabler of remote operations in the oil patch

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Rare Petro – the Enabler of remote operations in the oil patch

Rare Petro is the "Enabler" for remote employee work, data and leveraging the modern business systems. Some parts of the  oil field has not always accepted, or adapted, technology until now.

 

Anthony McDaniels, CEO, Rare Petro, started his company

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: The Port of Corpus Christi seen trouble before, and is open for business.

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: The Port of Corpus Christi seen trouble before, and is open for business.

The Port of Corpus Christi in the western Gulf of Mexico is one of key components in the life blood for imports and exports in the United States. They the 2nd in tonnage,  and the largest port in revenue in

EnergyNet has been retained by Grizzly Energy, LLC to offer for sale their 20 Well Package

EnergyNet has been retained by Grizzly Energy, LLC to offer for sale their 20 Well Package

Grizzly Energy

Grizzly Energy, LLC

Love and Marshall Counties, Oklahoma

EnergyNet has been retained by Grizzly Energy, LLC to offer for sale their 20 Well Package (Operations, RI and ORRI) plus 1,130.1739 Net Leasehold Acres located in Love and Marshall

Haynes and Boone M&A deals structured through bankruptcy panel in Dallas

Haynes and Boone M&A deals structured through bankruptcy panel in Dallas

The EnerCom team discussion about a very timely analysis of world events impacting the United States oil and gas market.

This event from Haynes and Boone was an excellent panel discussion on distressed oil and gas M&A. Panelists from Contango

Is Depression-Era Production Regulation What OPEC Really Wants To See?

Is Depression-Era Production Regulation What OPEC Really Wants To See?

Journal of Petroleum Technology


Oil & Gas Publishers Note: Excellent piece by Steve Rassenfoss. Our host, Michael Tanner, on the 360 Digital Closing Bell reported on the Texas Railroad Commission has been invited to the next OPEC meeting. This is

Permian operators slash 2020 plans as oil market craters

Permian operators slash 2020 plans as oil market craters

Enverus

Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: This blog from Erin Faulkner at Enverus is an excellent summary of the  top operators in the Permian and their financial updates. Enverus has over 1,700 employees and has customers in over 50

What is ESG, and is it important in the energy space?

What is ESG, and is it important in the energy space?

Dan Genovese, Director Consulting Services, EnerCom, and myself, were able to sit down and talk about Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) and how it applies to the energy sector. Investors started looking at the ESG impact in the oil and

Capitol Report: Here are the industries that could get coronavirus aid from the U.S. government

Capitol Report: Here are the industries that could get coronavirus aid from the U.S. government

Democratic and Republican lawmakers also are working on broad stimulus measures that could help other industries facing financial problems as well as the workers they employ. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday said the Senate will pass a new …

Oil & Gas: Two Frac Sand Producers Idle Wisconsin Plants – What’s Going On?

Oil & Gas: Two Frac Sand Producers Idle Wisconsin Plants – What’s Going On?

Proppant plant slowdown announcements cited changing market demand and recent softness in completions activity and frac sand demand

Last week, two of the largest proppant suppliers to the oil and gas industry announced pullbacks of frac sand production volume from …

Present Day Middle Eastern Game of Thrones – Part Two

Present Day Middle Eastern Game of Thrones – Part Two

[EDITOR’S NOTE: this is the final installment of the OAG360 story in which Helen El Mallakh, director of the International Research Center for Energy and Economic Development (ICEED), discusses the changing political scene and the shifting geopolitical sands that are …

Present Day Middle Eastern Game of Thrones – Part One

Present Day Middle Eastern Game of Thrones – Part One

“The Middle East shapes energy politics, energy crises, and it has a huge impact on geopolitics” – Helen El Mallakh

Ahead of the upcoming 174th OPEC meeting in Vienna, Austria, (scheduled for Friday, June 22, and immediately followed by …

Alberta Clipper Expansion Wins Presidential Permit

Alberta Clipper Expansion Wins Presidential Permit

On October 16, 2017 Enbridge Inc. (Ticker: ENB) received a Presidential Permit with the U.S. Department of State to authorize transportation of 800,000 barrels of oil per day on the existing three-mile segment of the Line 67 pipeline that runs …

Goodrich Petroleum Gains New Credit Facility, Makes Haynesville Acreage Swap

Goodrich Petroleum Gains New Credit Facility, Makes Haynesville Acreage Swap

Credit Facility for GDP

Earlier today Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (ticker: GDP) announced that is has entered into a $250 million senior secured revolving credit agreement with JP Morgan Chase Bank, SunTrust Bank and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc.

The Credit Facility …

October 18, 2017 - 5:46 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Feature Stories
Will Enbridge’s Line 3 become the Next Keystone XL?

Will Enbridge’s Line 3 become the Next Keystone XL?

Minnesota Commerce Dept. sees no need for Enbridge’s Line 3 Replacement Pipeline Project

The Line 3 Replacement Program is a multi-billion dollar private investment consisting of 1,031 miles of 36-inch diameter pipeline beginning in Hardisty, Alberta and ending in Superior,

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at Paris Agreement Ratification Ceremony.
From Paris to Hangzhou – Climate Response in Action.
H.E. Mr. XI Jinping, President of the People’s Republic of China and H.E. Mr. Barack Obama, President of the United States of America present the instrument for the Paris Agreement to the Secretary-General.

Climate-Related Financial Disclosure a Terrible Idea: IHS Report

New IHS report finds FSB’s climate risk reporting recommendations would undermine capital allocation decisions and could distort markets

In December 2016, the Basel, Switzerland-based Financial Stability Board (FSB) put out the recommendation of its Michael Bloomberg-led task force that concluded …

Is Natural Gas Trucking’s Future, or is CNG Just a Pit Stop on the way to Electric Semi-Trucks?

Is Natural Gas Trucking’s Future, or is CNG Just a Pit Stop on the way to Electric Semi-Trucks?

CNG fueling stations are sprouting up at transit facilities and truck stops, but over-the-road electric trucks loaded with technology, creative leases, battery swapping and free fuel are coming to U.S. on-ramps

Last week, Pennsylvania’s Governor Tom Wolf celebrated the opening …

Can Musk Make the Model 3 Happen—or is the On-ramp Way Too Steep?

Can Musk Make the Model 3 Happen—or is the On-ramp Way Too Steep?

Luxury electric car maker goes to the trough for another billion dollars, sells 5% of company to Chinese Internet giant

“We are planning to produce 500,000 total vehicles in 2018, which is approximately double our prior growth plan” 

Shares of …

For Coal to Come Back, 3 Things Must Happen

For Coal to Come Back, 3 Things Must Happen

The inevitability of coal’s decline–that perception will probably change: Pipes

To set the stage for a coal comeback, one factor is already in place

Within minutes after his inauguration, President Trump posted a memo on the White House website entitled …

Oklahoma’s Osage Nation wants Oil & Gas Development to Hit the Accelerator—Now

Oklahoma’s Osage Nation wants Oil & Gas Development to Hit the Accelerator—Now

Osage Nation’s desire to continue its legacy of oil wealth is being stymied by the U.S. government; tribe wants oil companies to explore new plays, generate new oil production

Oklahoma’s Osage Nation wants Oil & Gas Development to Hit the Accelerator—NowSeizing upon economic growth opportunities associated with their tribal lands has …

Why Shareholders are Okay with Dilution

Why Shareholders are Okay with Dilution

Shareholders send billions in equity capital flowing into oil and gas

Since November 27, 2014, the American and Canadian oil and gas extraction industry has received more than $59.1 billion in new equity capital.  That is approximately 681 days since …

As Natural Gas Replaces Coal it’s More than Just a “Bridge Fuel”

As Natural Gas Replaces Coal it’s More than Just a “Bridge Fuel”

It’s time to overstate the obvious: the wide range of uses for natural gas makes it a critical resource for the United States and world economies.

Natural gas is used in an amazing number of ways. Although it is widely …

Gulf of Mexico Operators: Prepare to Present the U.S. Government with Financial Assurance Covering 100% of Decommissioning Liability for your OCS Leases

Gulf of Mexico Operators: Prepare to Present the U.S. Government with Financial Assurance Covering 100% of Decommissioning Liability for your OCS Leases

Notices from BOEM to Gulf of Mexico operators will hit mail boxes starting in November: an Oil & Gas 360® Exclusive Interview with BOEM GOM Regional Director Michael Celata – Part 3 of a Series

New, much more stringent …

Experts Predict Trouble Ahead for Gulf of Mexico Oil & Gas Operators

Experts Predict Trouble Ahead for Gulf of Mexico Oil & Gas Operators

New supplemental collateral requirements could severely damage independent Gulf of Mexico drillers, producers – Part 2

On Sept. 12, 2016, the federal government initiated big changes to its bonding requirements for the financial liability for decommissioning oil and gas assets …

Obama Administration Halts Work on Dakota Access Pipeline

Obama Administration Halts Work on Dakota Access Pipeline

Administration Overturns Federal Court Ruling, Halts Work on $3.8 Billion Dakota Access Pipeline

In a surprise statement on Friday, the Obama administration said that it would not issue the easements necessary for construction to begin on a portion of …

U.S. Offshore Drilling Changes Drastically on Sept. 12, 2016

U.S. Offshore Drilling Changes Drastically on Sept. 12, 2016

Part 1: What is NTL No. 2016-N01?

In July an agency under the executive branch of the U.S. government delivered what might be a killshot for a portion of the leaseholders and operators working to extract oil and natural gas …

Did a White House Appointee just Kill Deepwater Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico?

Did a White House Appointee just Kill Deepwater Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico?

U.S. Offshore Drilling Changes Drastically after Sept. 12, 2016 – Part 1

In July an agency under the executive branch of the U.S. government delivered what might be a killshot for a portion of the leaseholders and operators working to …

Will Ohio’s New Clean Filling Station Model Draw Millennial Drivers to the Highways?

Will Ohio’s New Clean Filling Station Model Draw Millennial Drivers to the Highways?

Unmanned, app-friendly filling stations could expand Millennial interest in CNG fueled cars, pickups

 

Will Ohio’s New “Filling Station” Model Draw Millennial Drivers to the Highways?It’s been a while since the familiar Esso filling stations dotted the U.S. highways. But if you were a kid in the ‘50s and ‘60s, that …

The New Normal:  U.S. Oil Company Executives Determine Global Supply

The New Normal: U.S. Oil Company Executives Determine Global Supply

With OPEC out, is this what the new normal looks like for the oil and gas industry?

Wednesday’s 1.1 million-barrel build in U.S. crude oil inventories drove West Texas Intermediate crude prices down by roughly a buck.  A couple days …

NGP, EnLink Form $800 Million Midstream JV in the Delaware Basin: an Oil & Gas 360® Exclusive Interview with NGP’s Tony Weber

NGP, EnLink Form $800 Million Midstream JV in the Delaware Basin: an Oil & Gas 360® Exclusive Interview with NGP’s Tony Weber

New Lobo II expansion of EnLink’s existing Lobo System in the Delaware basin is anchored by long-term commitments from major producers; expects to be operational by year-end 2016

Subsidiaries of EnLink Midstream (ticker: ENLK) and private equity fund NGP Natural

Vermont Public Service Board Orders Strict Renewable Energy Standards Starting in 2017

Vermont Public Service Board Orders Strict Renewable Energy Standards Starting in 2017

New requirements: Vermont utilities must procure 55% of the electricity sold to customers from renewable sources in 2017, increasing to 75% in 2032

The State of Vermont is a recent example of a source of the tornadic nature of change …