Niobrara Shale Current Events
The Shale Boom is Just Starting|
March 2, 2014 | Denver BizJournal
Ryan Lance, CEO of ConocoPhillips believes that the “shale boom” in the United States is just getting started, with several decades ahead.
Tight Oil Production Sources|
February 6, 2014 | Energy Information Administration
The Energy Information Administration recently published their annual Liquid Fuels and Natural Gas in the Americas report.
It includes information about new sources of oil production with a chart showing the percentage of United States shale oil coming from the Bakken Formation, Eagle Ford Shale, Niobrara Formation and the Permian Basin.
Tight Oil and Gas Drilling Productivity Report|
October 27, 2013 | Energy Information Administration
The Energy Information Administration has initiated a monthly “Drilling Productivity Report” for tight oil and gas that will report on activity in the Bakken, Eagle Ford, Marcellus, Haynesville, Niobrara and Permian Basin areas.
Growth in Bakken and Eagle Ford Oil Production|
October 24, 2013 | FuelFix
Oil production from the Bakken Formation rose 26,000 barrels per day in September, while Eagle Ford production rose by 24,000 barrels. The increase for Permian Basin, Haynesville, Marcellus, and Niobrara combined was 12,000 barrels per day.
Foreign Investments in US Shale|
April 18, 2013 | Energy Information Administration
Since 2008, foreign companies have entered into 21 joint ventures with U.S. acreage holders and operators, investing more than $26 billion in tight oil and shale gas plays.
Colorado Oil Production at 50 Year High|
March 14, 2013 | Denver Post
In 2012 the Niobrara Shale helped propel Colorado to its highest annual oil production levels in 50 years.
Colorado Oil Production at 50-Year High|
January 30, 2013 | Denver Business Journal
New technologies and the Niobrara Formation have enabled Colorado to have the highest level of oil production in 50 years – over 40 million barrels.