•  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Goodrich Petroleum sells Eagle Ford assets

    Goodrich Petroleum sells Eagle Ford assets

    Goodrich Petroleum Corp. has agreed to sell its proved Eagle Ford reserves and associated leasehold in LaSalle and Frio Counties, TX, for $118 million to an undisclosed buyer.  


    What Dodd-Frank can learn from Islamic finance

    Five years ago, Congress took a step toward reining in elements of a troubled financial system when it passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. A recent Pew poll found that 63% of Americans said the US economic system is no more secure today than it was before the 2008 economic crisis. How can we continue to make things better? One answer can be found in the principles of Islamic finance.


    Iran nuke deal: risks and implications for energy industry

    Following the historic deal on Iran nuclear sanctions, Wood Mackenzie affirmed its view on the likely pace of production ramp up and the opportunity for foreign investment.


    DW: Why ‘Grexit’ worries weigh down oil price

    As strained negotiations between the Greek government and European financial ministers enter the end-game, the impact on energy markets remains uncertain.


    First drone-based gas pipeline surveillance program begins in France

    AIR MARINE has begun the first drone-based gas pipeline surveillance program in France for GRTgaz.  


    1/5
    Previous Slide Play Slide Pause Slide Next Slide

    Commodity Indices

    Market Indices

    Latest Oil & Gas Industry News

    Atlantic Petroleum to explore strategic alternatives

    August 3, 2015 P/F Atlantic Petroleum’s board of directors has authorized the company's management team to explore a range of strategic alternatives to further enhance shareholder value. Pareto Securities AS has ...

    Cooper Energy signs HoA for gas sale from Sole field

    August 3, 2015

    Cooper Energy Ltd. has signed a Heads of Agreement (HoA) with O-I Australia defining the key terms for the sale of gas from the Sole gas field in the Gippsland Basin, Australia.

    Afren's board to put company into administration

    August 3, 2015

    Afren Plc’s board of directors has decided to put the company into administration after the company failed to secure support for a refinancing and restructuring plan.

    Parsley Energy expands management team

    August 3, 2015

    Parsley Energy Inc. has appointed Brad Smith as Parsley’s vice president of corporate strategy and investor relations, effective Aug. 1.

    IEnova to acquire Pemex's equity interest in JV

    August 3, 2015 Sempra Energy's Mexican subsidiary, Infraestructura Energética Nova, SAB de CV (IEnova), has agreed to purchase Pemex's 50% equity interest in the Gasoductos de Chihuahua joint venture for $1....

    Chestnut Ridge begins open season for services at Junction NG storage facility

    August 3, 2015 Chestnut Ridge Storage LLC, owned by affiliates of eCORP International LLC and financial partners, is conducting a nonbinding open season for natural gas storage capacity and deliverability to be o...

    Enhanced Oil Resources appoints Powers as CFO

    August 3, 2015

    Enhanced Oil Resources Inc. has appointed Rick D. Powers as the company's vice president, CFO, and treasurer. Powers replaces W. Kyle Willis, who has elected to retire.

    OGFJ photo of the day


    Click to view slideshow

    More News & Updates

    Parsley Energy expands management team

    Aug 3, 2015 Parsley Energy Inc. has appointed Brad Smith as Parsley’s vice president of corporate strategy an...

    Shale oil production in Bakken, Eagle Ford grew slightly in June

    Aug 3, 2015 Oil production from the Bakken and Eagle Ford shale plays increased marginally in June vs. May, a...

    Rig Count

    Area Count Change
    US 874 2
    Canada 215 15
    International 1146 12

    Source: Baker Hughes Inc.
    US & Canada rig counts updated weekly. International updated monthly.

    More News

    Chesapeake cancels dividend, sells more assets

    Jul 21, 2015 Chesapeake Energy Corp. has released an update of its financial strategy, which includes the elim...

    Fitch: E&P Bankruptcies propel US high-yield energy default rate

    Jul 17, 2015 Fitch's high-yield energy sector default rate continued to climb with the recent Chapter 11 filin...

    Hercules Offshore solicits votes for prepackaged reorganization plan

    Jul 14, 2015 Hercules Offshore Inc. has begun a solicitation of votes for a prepackaged plan of reorganization...
    Oil Markets

    Atlantic Petroleum to explore strategic alternatives

    August 3, 2015 P/F Atlantic Petroleum’s board of directors has authorized the company's management team to explo...
    Energy Players

    Parsley Energy expands management team

    August 3, 2015

    Parsley Energy Inc. has appointed Brad Smith as Parsley’s vice president of corporate strategy and investor relations, effective Aug. 1.

    Business Solutions

    Halliburton certifies compliance with DOJ second request

    August 3, 2015 Halliburton has certified compliance with the US Department of Justice’s request for additional information (second request). Baker Hughes previously certified compliance with its second request on...
    Upstream

    Parsley Energy expands management team

    August 3, 2015 Parsley Energy Inc. has appointed Brad Smith as Parsley’s vice president of corporate strategy an...
    Unconventional

    Parsley Energy expands management team

    August 3, 2015

    Parsley Energy Inc. has appointed Brad Smith as Parsley’s vice president of corporate strategy and investor relations, effective Aug. 1.

    Midstream

    IEnova to acquire Pemex's equity interest in JV

    August 3, 2015 Sempra Energy's Mexican subsidiary, Infraestructura Energética Nova, SAB de CV (IEnova), has...
    Capital

    Atlantic Petroleum to explore strategic alternatives

    August 3, 2015 P/F Atlantic Petroleum’s board of directors has authorized the company's management team to explo...
    Analysis

    Shale oil production in Bakken, Eagle Ford grew slightly in June

    August 3, 2015 Oil production from the Bakken and Eagle Ford shale plays increased marginally in June vs. May, a...
    Mergers & Acquisitions

    Cooper Energy signs HoA for gas sale from Sole field

    August 3, 2015 Cooper Energy Ltd. has signed a Heads of Agreement (HoA) with O-I Australia defining the key term...

    Podcasts with Bracewell & Giuliani

    Guest: Kirk Morgan
    Partner, Bracewell & Giuliani

    Follow Bracewell & Giuliani on Twitter

     

    Host: Don Stowers
    Chief Editor, OGFJ

    More from Don
    Follow OGFJ on Twitter

     

    OGFJ Editor Don Stowers discusses the legal and regulatory framework for midstream infrastructure development with Kirk Morgan, a partner in Bracewell & Giuliani’s energy practice based in Washington, DC.

    Click here to listen

    Guest: Bryan Loocke
    Partner, Bracewell & Giuliani

    Follow Bracewell & Giuliani on Twitter

     

    Host: Don Stowers
    Chief Editor, OGFJ

    More from Don
    Follow OGFJ on Twitter

     

    OGFJ Editor Don Stowers discusses the extremely active oil and gas M&A market and the reasons for the surge in deal activity this year with Bryan Loocke, a partner in Bracewell & Giuliani’s Houston office.

    Click here to listen

    Current Issue

    July 2015
    Volume 12, Issue 7

    Most Read

    Oil & Gas Jobs

    Search More Job Listings >>