The Houston company performed solidly in the third quarter of 2014.
The company is eager to leverage its decades of deepwater knowledge with Mexico’s state-owned company.
The acreage is centrally located in the most prospective portion of the Eagle Ford Shale's volatile oil window.
Midcontinent is second only to the Permian Basin in terms of rig additions nationally in 2014.
Shell, Statoil executives have high hopes for their work in emerging plays.
Energy executives must keep their eyes on enormous amounts of information to manage growth opportunities.
Hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling are helping the field's East Texas portion regain traction.
Power sector regulations that are affecting coal will likely affect natural gas, according to the Institute of 21st Century Energy's senior vice president of policy.