NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. crude oil production is expected to rise by 1.49 million barrels per day (bpd) in 2019 to average 12.45 million bpd, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said on Tuesday, up from its previous forecast for a rise of 1.43 million bpd. The EIA forecast output in 2020 will rise […]
In a stunning escalation of the two-week-old contest for Anadarko, Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. on Tuesday disclosed plans to inject $10 billion into Occidental in exchange for preferred stock and warrants. The bombshell landed in the midst of Anadarko board deliberations about whether Occidental — Read on finance.yahoo.com/news/bank-buffett-drops-10-billion-151622861.htmlRead more "Bank of Buffett Drops $10 Billion Bomb Into Anadarko Battle"
The Permian Basin Is Now the Highest Producing Oilfield in the World — Read on www.energyindepth.org/the-permian-basin-is-now-the-highest-producing-oilfield-in-the-world/Read more "The Permian Basin Is Now the Highest Producing Oilfield in the World"
Innovation, investment and inviting geology have given new life to an oil patch that once seemed spent. The oil field is now the world’s second most productive. MIDLAND, Tex. — In a global collapse of oil prices five years ago, scores of American oil companies went bankrupt. But one field withstood the onslaught, and even […]Read more "How a ‘Monster’ Texas Oil Field Made the U.S. a Star in the World Market – The New York Times"
Texans for Natural Gas The proposed pipeline capacity expected to come online in the Permian Basin over the next three years is vastly greater than the estimated volumes of flared gas, according to a Texans for Natural Gas analysis. Recent media reports have called attention to flaring levels in the Permian as production has increased, with one environmental […]Read more "Market Solution: New Pipeline Capacity Dwarfs Flared Gas Volumes in the Permian"
Jupiter Energy extended an open season until May 31 on a crude oil pipeline from the Permian to the Port of Brownsville. It is expected to be operational in fourth quarter of 2020. — Read on pgjonline.com/news/2019/02-feb/jupiter-extends-open-season-for-crude-pipeline-from-permian-to-gulfRead more "Jupiter Extends Open Season for Crude Pipeline from Permian to Gulf | Pipeline & Gas Journal"
Houston-based midstream company Enterprise Products Partners has started service on the Shin Oak NGL Pipeline, a project to move natural gas liquids from the Permian Basin of West Texas to a processing and storage facility in southeast Texas. — Read on www.houstonchronicle.com/business/energy/article/Enterprise-begin-service-on-Permian-Basin-to-Mont-13652119.phpRead more "Enterprise begins service on Permian Basin to Mont Belvieu NGL pipeline – HoustonChronicle.com"
Sooner or later, Russia, Saudi Arabia and the other party nations to the OPEC-Plus export limitations agreement are going to exhaust their running room for additional cuts. When that happens, the U.S. shale boom will probably come to a rapid halt. — Read on www.forbes.com/sites/davidblackmon/2019/02/22/the-oil-and-gas-situation-is-a-train-wreck-around-the-corner/amp/Read more "The Oil And Gas Situation: Is A Train Wreck Around The Corner?"
Midland led the nation in job growth, with employment in the West Texas county surging by nearly 12 percent — more than seven times the national average, the Labor Department reported Wednesday. — Read on www.houstonchronicle.com/business/energy/article/Midland-crushes-nation-in-creating-new-jobs-13632304.phpRead more "Midland crushes nation in creating new jobs – HoustonChronicle.com"
The United States Geological Survey just identified the world’s largest unconventional oil and gas potential buried within the Permian basin, containing over 46 billion barrels of oil and 280 trillion cubic feet of natural gas. — Read on www.forbes.com/sites/arielcohen/2018/12/21/americas-oil-and-gas-reserves-double-with-massive-new-permian-discovery/Read more "America’s Oil And Gas Reserves Double With Massive New Permian Discovery"