All Petroleum News

Permian gearing up for increased output

The use of horizontal rigs and hydraulic fracturing technology has revived the Permian Basin.

ND Bakken reaches 1MMboe milestone

Straddling the border between the US and Canada, the oily Bakken shale currently sits atop the list of most revered unconventional resource plays. Recent reserves...

Eagle Ford remains a powerhouse

With its liquids-rich offerings, the Eagle Ford Shale holds on to its powerhouse status. According to recent estimates by the Texas Railroad Commission, the South...

Unconventional play upside potential

The most promising growth may lie in the Permian

Eco Atlantic to farm out stake in Block 2012A off Namibia to Tullow Kudu

Eco (Atlantic) Oil & Gas Ltd. has executed a farm-out agreement with Tullow Kudu Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Tullow Oil plc, pursuant to which Tullow h...

Cimarex targets Permian, Mid-Continent

Objective is best after-tax return on invested capital

Midstream News

Upstream News

Backwardation in the market

The current combination of steeply backwardated crude oil markets and historically low volatility is creating a tough environment for producers who need to lock i...

Ease export restrictions on US crude

Is it just me or is everyone talking about lifting the ban on US crude oil exports? I haven't had a conversation with an oil producer, investment banker, analyst,...