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The Year In Energy

For the most part, 2018 was a good year for producers. Here, Oil and Gas Investor chronicles the highlights of the year in energy.

February 1, 2019

Earth Litigation

Sea rise, earthquakes and coastal erosion are among court claims against hydrocarbon producers. These have failed, but the fossil-fuel industry should prepare for ensuing try-try-again attempts.

February 1, 2019

Unstoppable And Unguardable?

As the NBA season winds its way to the finals in April, sports commentators have noted how much Houston Rockets star James Harden (aka The Beard) has wowed fans with his incredible performance.

February 1, 2019

The Pure-Play Risk For Shale Industry

Specialization works—until it doesn’t. Oil and gas specialists would be wise to consider these hidden risks in pursuing the pure-play strategy.

January 31, 2019

Oil, Gas Industry Kicks IoT Into Gear, Snowballing Heavy Cash Flow

The Internet of Things has far surpassed just simmering in the industry and is overflowing with cash for oil and gas giants, analytics show.

January 28, 2019

E&P Sector Outlook: Living ‘The New Order’

The time is now for public E&Ps to meet investors’ new expectations, says Oil and Gas Investor Editor-in-Chief Steve Toon.

January 25, 2019

US Set To Become Consistent Net Oil Exporter By Late 2020

The EIA’s new forecast sees that the recently occurring anomaly of the U.S. as a net oil exporter will eventually become the norm.

January 16, 2019

US Natgas Futures Soar 8% On Frigid Weather Through Late January

Extreme volatility returned to U.S. natural gas futures on Jan 14, with the front-month up over 8% on forecasts for much colder weather and more heating demand than previously expected through the end of January.

January 14, 2019

Report Shows More Unconventional Potential In Anadarko Basin

The Anadarko Basin’s Simpson shale formation is being called “one of the biggest yet-to-be-developed shale plays in the United States.”

January 11, 2019

Insight: 2019 Could Bring Gains For Recovering Oilfield Services Sector

Analysts say the oilfield services sector could see a 10% to 15% increase in overall earnings in 2019 as E&Ps increase spending.

January 4, 2019

US Energy Executives' Outlook Sours For First Time Since 2016

U.S. oil and gas executives' outlook turned negative with than half of the executives expecting lower capital spending in 2019, according to a survey by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.

January 3, 2019

The E&P Survey Says

Cautious optimism prevails in the findings of the fall 2018 edition of the Grant Thornton/Hart Energy survey of the state of the oil and gas industry.

January 3, 2019