Post Tagged with: "Oil and gas drilling"

New Mineral Owners Association to Address Permitting War in Wyoming

New Mineral Owners Association to Address Permitting War in Wyoming

Thousands of acres locked up by big companies with no drilling lowers our values, mineral owners say

From the Casper Star-Tribune

Sparked by a permitting war among Wyoming’s oil and gas producers, mineral owners in eastern Wyoming say they are …

Labour Party of Norway Commits to Permanently Banning Oil Exploration in Norwegian Arctic

Labour Party of Norway Commits to Permanently Banning Oil Exploration in Norwegian Arctic

Labour Party of Norway Commits to Permanently Banning Oil Exploration in Norwegian Arctic

Fifth Circuit Finds Directional Drillers Are Independent Contractors

Fifth Circuit Finds Directional Drillers Are Independent Contractors

From Lexology by Littler Mendelson PC

On February 28, 2019, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued an important decision involving whether contract workers in the oil patch were entitled to overtime. In William Parrish, et …

March 14, 2019 - 6:04 am Closing Bell Story‎, Law, Oil & Gas Jobs
Setback Change is Winding its Way through the Colorado Oil & Gas Rulemaking Process

Setback Change is Winding its Way through the Colorado Oil & Gas Rulemaking Process

Final draft of proposed rulemaking: new setback specifically addresses schools
It’s been a little more than a month since a citizen-led proposal called Proposition 112 would have imposed a blanket 2,500-foot setback on just about all new oil and gas

December 12, 2018 - 4:14 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Oil and Gas 360 Articles, Regulatory
Colorado’s Oil & Gas Industry: the Prop 112-Polis Scenario

Colorado’s Oil & Gas Industry: the Prop 112 + Polis Scenario

If Proposition 112 passes and Jared Polis is elected governor, what might be in store for Colorado oil & gas development in the years ahead?
If Colorado voters follow suit with the results of a recent University of Colorado-backed online

Photo: Free Range Longmont -- Drilling near Mead, Colorado

Climate Groups Prepare Oil & Gas Setback Initiative for 2018 Colorado Ballot

Another 2,500 setback initiative

The climate activist groups 350.org and Colorado Rising, a coalition of grassroots groups and activists who worked on 2016’s unsuccessful ballot initiative to amend the Colorado constitution with mandatory 2,500-foot setbacks for oil and gas operations …

Photo: Oil & Gas 360 - Permian - Delaware Basin Action Virtually Nonstop Since Oct. 1

Permian – Delaware Basin Action Virtually Nonstop Since Oct. 1

No slowdown for the Permian

Everybody is getting into the action in the Permian basin and in the Delaware portion of the basin in particular.

Even Norway’s TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company (ticker: TGS) has landed in the Permian. TGS announced today …

U.S. to offer 48 Million Acres in its Last Central Gulf of Mexico Oil & Gas Lease Sale

U.S. to offer 48 Million Acres in its Last Central Gulf of Mexico Oil & Gas Lease Sale

Final Notice of Sale announces lease terms for available acreage offshore Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama – Lease Sale Number 247 is Mar. 22, 2017

Two days after President Obama used his pen to indefinitely ban most of the Arctic and …

U.S. Shale will Drive 30% Oilservice Spending Rebound in 2017: BI

U.S. Shale will Drive 30% Oilservice Spending Rebound in 2017: BI

Quick Take: 2017 Oilfield Service and Drilling Outlook from Bloomberg Intelligence

Bloomberg Intelligence (BI) analysts Andrew Cosgrove and William Foiles presented a briefing today on the outlook for U.S. oil services and drilling. Bottom line: U.S. shale developers will lead …

Use of Water-Based Drilling Fluids on the Rise: Report

Use of Water-Based Drilling Fluids on the Rise: Report

Drilling Fluids Market Dips to $8 Billion in ’15, but Rise of WBF and Foam-based Muds are Coming on Strong thanks to Environmental Regulations

The global drilling fluids market size was valued at USD 7.98 billion in 2015, a slump …

Will Graphene Change the Oil & Gas Industry?

Will Graphene Change the Oil & Gas Industry?

Graphene: Is it the Material of the Century?

Engineering.com called graphene “the wonder-material of the 21st century.”

“Comprised of a single layer of carbon atoms, graphene is stronger than diamond, yet a million times thinner than a human hair. …

DUCs in a Row for 2016: It’s Anybody’s Guess

DUCs in a Row for 2016: It’s Anybody’s Guess

The oil and gas industry is a cyclical business, but it also a business of trends.

duckAt last year’s The Oil & Gas Conference®, the term “sand” was mentioned repeatedly in regards to completion techniques and optimizations. The term of …

Proposed Colorado Oil and Gas Regulations: Concerns about Community Rules Persist at Hearing

Proposed Colorado Oil and Gas Regulations: Concerns about Community Rules Persist at Hearing

Parties spoke today at the COGCC rulemaking hearing in Denver, Colorado

A crowded room listened intently today as several parties shared their concerns with the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) over new rules being put in place after …

Drill Rig in Alaska - Oil & Gas 360

At $51 Billion, Alaska’s Hydrocarbons Fuel the Country’s Largest Trust Fund: EIA

State’s Permanent Fund Pays Annual Cash Dividend to All Residents

The 49th state has its perks. All Alaskans get an annual dividend check from the state. In 2014 their checks were $16 shy of $1,900 per resident.

Residents can thank …

Source: EnerCom's Monthly Report

Energy Experts Discuss 2015

Synergy Resources, Earthstone Energy, Fortis Energy Services, Samson Oil & Gas, Wunderlich Securities—Exclusive Video Interviews

EnerCom, Inc. today posted new executive video interviews with the following companies: