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The Largest Challenge to Permian Field Development
Thursday, April 18, 2019 From sourcing to disposal, water is becoming the largest challenge to field development in the Permian Basin.

Perry Is Said to Plan Energy Secretary Exit
Thursday, April 18, 2019 Energy Secretary Rick Perry is planning to leave the Trump administration and is finalizing the terms and timing of his departure, according to two people familiar with his plans.

Industry-Threatening Colorado Bill Signed into Law
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Colorado Governor Jared Polis has signed Senate Bill 181 into law.

Crude Oil Futures Waver
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Oil was little changed as investors digested a report that showed U.S. crude and gasoline supplies shrinking less than forecast.

Oil Prices Edge Downward
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 All but one of the benchmarks Rigzone tracks ended the day lower.

'Sexual Playthings': Anadarko's Denver Office Has #MeToo Moment
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 A letter to Anadarko by a former female employee describes a toxic culture in the satellite office, where 550 of the company's 4,700 employees work, and where she said sexual harassment wasn't punished.

Activity Flat for US 10th Dist. Energy Firms in 1Q 2019
Friday, April 12, 2019 Energy activity for the U.S. Tenth District was flat in the first quarter of 2019, according to results from the Kansas City Fed's quarterly energy survey.

US Has Net Loss of Three Rigs
Friday, April 12, 2019 The nation added two oil rigs and dropped five gas rigs.

Industry Reaction to Trump's Executive Orders
Thursday, April 11, 2019 Industry associations react positively to President Donald Trump's executive orders signed yesterday.

Trump Signs Executive Orders to Boost Oil, Gas Industry
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 The orders make it harder for states to block pipelines and other energy projects.

EOR Push May Make the Permian Even Bigger
Monday, April 08, 2019 If Occidental and its rivals' EOR experiments are successful, it could further transform the Permian.

Mining Employment Sees Slight Gains in March
Friday, April 05, 2019 Oil and gas extraction jobs increased while support jobs declined.

US Adds 19 Oil, Gas Rigs
Friday, April 05, 2019 The U.S. added 15 oil rigs and four gas rigs for a net gain of 19 rigs this week, BHGE reports.

Jones Energy Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
Thursday, April 04, 2019 Austin, TX-based independent energy company has entered a restructuring agreement with plans to officially file for bankruptcy later this month.

Key Buyers Push US Oil Exports to Record Highs
Thursday, April 04, 2019 Total weekly U.S. crude and product exports should be consistently outpacing imports starting in 2020.

US M&A Deal Value Hits 10-Year Low in 1Q 2019
Thursday, April 04, 2019 The value of U.S. mergers and acquisitions deals plunged to a 10-year low in the first quarter of 2019, Drillinginfo reveals.

California's Oil Industry Collapses Despite Shale Boom
Wednesday, April 03, 2019 The shale revolution that has transformed the U.S. oil and gas industry has completely passed California by.

Colorado Drillers Face Harsher Energy Law
Wednesday, April 03, 2019 Colorado's legislature passed a sweeping overhaul of the state's oil and natural gas laws, giving local governments more power to regulate drilling in one of the nation's top crude-producing regions.

Oil Prices Finish Lower
Wednesday, April 03, 2019 The WTI approached the $63-mark during Wednesday's session.

Crude Oil Rises Again
Tuesday, April 02, 2019 The WTI posted a more impressive gain than the Brent Tuesday.

Denbury, Penn Virginia Terminate $1.7B Merger
Monday, April 01, 2019 The two companies agreed to terminate their previously announced agreement under which Denbury was to acquire Penn Virginia for $1.7 billion.

US Scraps Another 10 Oil, Gas Rigs
Friday, March 29, 2019 Following a week of declines, the U.S. experienced another drop in its oil and gas rig count.

Crude Oil Caps Off Strong Week
Friday, March 29, 2019 The WTI/Brent spread stands at approximately $8.25 per barrel.

Offshore Drilling Moving Out of Shale's Shadow
Thursday, March 28, 2019 After years in the shadow of the U.S. shale patch, deep-water explorers see a revival coming.

BP Expands Program to Lure Mid-Career Talent
Thursday, March 28, 2019 BP's Returnship Program targets women and men who stepped out of the workforce for family or personal reasons and wish to return to work.

Next US Shale Wave Will Need Fewer Heads, Different Skills
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Technology, process optimization and a different kind of headcount would lead the second exploration and production uptick.

Dallas Fed: Energy Sees Modest Activity Increases in 1Q 2019
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 The quarterly survey of executives from E&P and oilfield services firms in the 11th District reveals a quarter-over-quarter increase in the business activity index.

Trump Team Split on Iran Oil Waivers as Deadline Looms
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 President Trump's national security team is deeply divided over whether to let a small group of countries keep buying Iranian oil after a U.S. deadline on sanctions waivers expires in May.

From Texas to the World: Surge of US Oil Exports On the Way
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 What started as an American phenomenon is now being felt around the world as U.S. oil exports surge to levels unthinkable only a few years ago.

Crude Oil Six Cents Shy of $60
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 The May Brent settlement price approached $68.

Commodity Traders Face Bribery and Corruption Probes
Monday, March 25, 2019 The biggest independent oil and metals trading houses are facing bribery and corruption investigations in multiple jurisdictions.

Crude Oil Wavers Amid Recession Fears
Monday, March 25, 2019 Anxious traders weighed a slowdown in the global economy.

Oil Prices Start the Week Mixed
Monday, March 25, 2019 The WTI inched downward and the Brent finished slightly positive.

Exxon, Chevron Battle it Out in the Permian
Friday, March 22, 2019 New analysis by Rystad Energy explores which supermajor has the most potential in the prolific Permian Basin.

US Drops 10 Oil, Gas Rigs
Friday, March 22, 2019 The U.S. scrapped a total of 10 oil and gas rigs this week.

Oil Prices Mixed for the Week
Friday, March 22, 2019 Both the WTI and Brent fell Friday, but one remains slightly positive for the week.

Texas Posts 15,000+ Industry Jobs During Jan-Feb
Thursday, March 21, 2019 From January through February, there were 90,718 total job postings for the Texas oil and natural gas industry, of which 15,375 were unique.

Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 252 Saw $244.3MM in High Bids
Thursday, March 21, 2019 Thirty companies participated and submitted almost $284 million in all bids for acreage in the federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

Oil and Gas Employs Near 350,000 Texans in 2018
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 The oil and natural gas industry employed over 348,000 Texans in 2018, TXOGA reveals.

Trump Guides Don't See High Oil Prices as All Bad
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Higher oil prices may not always be a bad thing for the U.S. economy, according to a White House report.

Carrizo, SM Energy in Talks to Team Up
Monday, March 18, 2019 The talks come as volatile oil prices put pressure on small and midsize energy explorers to pair up to cut costs.

Equinor May be Mulling Eagle Ford Sale
Monday, March 18, 2019 Norway's biggest oil company has held talks with potential suitors for its stake in the Eagle Ford business.

Guaido to Appeal $8.7B ConocoPhillips Award
Friday, March 15, 2019 Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido plans to appeal the $8.75 billion award issued to ConocoPhillips by the World Bank's arbitration tribunal last week.

US Has Fourth Straight Week of Rig Count Declines
Friday, March 15, 2019 The U.S. dropped one oil rig this week.

Exxon Plans for $15 per Barrel Permian Costs
Thursday, March 14, 2019 Exxon plans to reduce the cost of pumping Permian oil to about $15 a barrel, a level only seen Middle East oil fields.

Venezuela Ordered to Pay ConocoPhillips $8.7B
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 An international arbitration tribunal has unanimously ordered the government of Venezuela to pay ConocoPhillips $8.7 billion.

Job-Threatening Colorado Bill Reaches Senate Floor
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Senate Bill 19-81 has been scheduled for second reading at the Colorado Senate.

Chevron CEO Talks Permian, Diversity at CERAWeek
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 Chevron's Mike Wirth speaks about the surge in Permian production and why the company hasn't forgotten about its other resources.

Permian Shale Primed For Mergers and Acqusitions
Monday, March 11, 2019 The Permian Basin is on the cusp of a radical transformation with one simple premise: bigger is better.

Shell on the Prowl for Permian Deals
Monday, March 11, 2019 Shell is eyeing takeovers to take advantage of smaller drillers squeezed by costs and investors hungry for returns.