Interactive Articles

The state delivered a fourth new oil play in as many years in 2015—the expansion of the horizontal Meramec into the Anadarko Basin’s overpressured fairway.

September 8, 2016

Rapid increase in water consumption for oil and gas extraction over the last decade created frictions between industry and the community at large.

June 1, 2016

The ban on U.S. oil exports is dead and the first cargoes have arrived in Europe. What's next for producers and how much growth will exports provide in the long run?

May 18, 2016

Conventional producers continue to tee up compelling and rewarding onshore prospects, in spite of shale love and low prices

March 11, 2016

Though constrained by takeaway capacity, the Marcellus and Utica gas plays are poised to disrupt the U.S. gas marketplace once infrastructure falls in line.

November 19, 2015

Bigger wells, and much-needed infrastructure coming within 18 months, will show what the Utica Shale is made of.

July 30, 2015

In light of low oil prices, Permian producers are retrenching to protect their balance sheets. But if there is any basin that can generate economic returns in a soft market, it’s the Permian.

June 1, 2015

In this special report, editors from E&P and Oil and Gas Investor examine the response of the oil and gas industry, the scientific community and the federal government to the Deepwater Horizon disaster.

March 30, 2015

At $45 WTI in late January, some Bakken producers were suspending new-well development—but not all, as this rock continues to offer highly profitable returns in the core.

March 18, 2015

With a long-time Pennsylvania track record, Marcellus Shale activity gains traction in West Virginia, where operators find economics comparable.

February 13, 2015

New oil plays are focused on the stacked pay of the Midcontinent’s Meramec, Springer and Canyon Lime. In the Permian Basin, a prospect is to be drilled soon in the lightly explored Orogrande Basin.

January 9, 2015

Operators remain long-term bullish on the Gulf of Mexico, citing new technologies expected to open exploration to even deeper waters.

December 4, 2014