Exploration & Production - Exclusives

Mexico To Ease Pemex Tax Burden

Government seeks to free up $580 million to boost company’s sagging production.

January 29, 2019

Chevron Uses Permian Basin War Chest To Boost Production

Chevron is benefiting from its large acreage position in the Permian Basin and technology as it works to grow production to 650,000 boe/d by year-end 2022.

January 29, 2019

E&P Momentum: ‘Power’ Play In The Western Anadarko Basin

The old is new once again in the western Anadarko Basin, as private independents revive the slumbering province.

January 28, 2019

Exxon Mobil Addresses License To Operate Amidst Permian Basin Growth

As XTO Energy, Exxon Mobil’s subsidiary, grows production in the Permian Basin, it is also working to address water, emissions and quality of life concerns in the region.

January 25, 2019

Energy Bankruptcies Slow, But Debt Remains High

While energy bankruptcy filings slowed in 2018, the total amount of debt in oil and gas remains staggering, a recent Haynes and Boone report says.

January 25, 2019

EIA: Net Export Status Coming Sooner Than Thought

The nearly 11 MMbbl/d of oil production in 2018 smashed the 1970 record of 9.6 MMbbl/d.

January 24, 2019

Analyst: Petrobras’ Divestment Plan Is Attractive But Challenging

The Brazilian major’s business and management plan focuses on financial planning and the pursuit of profitability as the company continues working to reduce its debt.

January 23, 2019

E&Ps Discover Premium In South Louisiana Vertical Play

Old-time conventional E&P is yielding big profits in South Louisiana for these operators familiar with bypassed potential.

January 23, 2019

Thoughts To Share: President Bush’s Overlooked Energy Legacy

In his initial column, Jeff Share remembers the difficult road the President and his Secretary of Energy faced in passing the Energy Policy Act of 1992.

January 23, 2019

EQT Chasing Higher Returns In The Marcellus

EQT, one of the biggest natural gas producers in the U.S. with a large footprint in the Appalachian region, plans to run six frack crews and seven rigs this year.

January 22, 2019

The 86th Texas Legislative Session: Policy Areas To Watch

From water to eminent domain to road funding, there are myriad issues that may directly affect the energy industry in the Lone Star State and beyond.

January 22, 2019

QEP Resources Explores Sales Process Following Haynesville Deal

Rystad Energy values QEP Resources’ Midland assets in the Permian Basin at $4 billion, about twice the value of a takeover offer made by activist investor Elliott Management.

January 22, 2019