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Capital Discipline Limiting US Shale Growth

September 13, 2018 |
US liquids production has nearly doubled over the last decade launching the US to surpass Russia and Saudi Arabia to become the world’s largest crude oil producer according to the latest estimates in the EIA’s Short-Term Energy Outlook.  However,...
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A Rising Tide: Lebanon Lifts Dominion South

September 11, 2018 |
Rover recently received FERC approvals to start their Majorsville and Burgettstown laterals, which will bring the project up to its full effective mainline capacity of 3.25 Bcf/d. With so much Appalachian capacity targeting a limited market in the Upper...
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Where, Oh Where Does the Permian Flare?

September 5, 2018 |
Permian natural gas flaring has become a hot topic throughout 2018. Natural gas pipeline capacity out of the basin has filled and outright pricing at Waha has fallen to $1.28/MMbtu over the last 7 days (Aug.29 – Sept 4)....
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STACK Economics Come Into Focus

August 30, 2018 |
Higher oil prices have lifted drilling activity across the country, and Oklahoma is no exception.  In the STACK, a handful of operators are driving the majority of area activity, and those operators have touted the potential of the region...
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Could the Bakken Still Surprise?

August 27, 2018 |
With the recent growth and excitement around regions like the PRB and Permian, many people have written off the Bakken as an established play with limited growth. However, it might not be time to write off the Bakken just...
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Congestion Ahead for Haynesville Producers?

August 23, 2018 |
Congestion on the natural gas pipeline grid continues to progress further south as volumes from the Marcellus, Utica, STACK, SCOOP and Canada  fight for limited markets in the Midwest. The result of new pipeline capacity out of Appalachia has...
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