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Apr 2014

  • Anadarko, Noble spend big to fight Colorado fracing limits

    Anadarko, Noble spend big to fight Colorado fracing limits JENNIFER OLDHAM DENVER, Colorado (Bloomberg) Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and Noble Energy Inc., Colorado’s largest oil producers, are waging a media campaign to promote the benefits of hydraulic fracturing as residents push

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Apr 2014

  • Air Energi opens new office to support shale boom

    DENVER, Colorado -- Air Energi Group has opened a new office in Denver, Colorado, to complement its current U.S. presence and boost its activities in North America's booming shale oil and gas sector.

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Apr 2014

Apr 2014

  • Africa’s biggest investor’s energy plan includes shale

    JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (Bloomberg) -- The Public Investment Corp. plans to lead investment in energy projects in Africa by buying into South African shale gas projects and helping to fund what could be the world’s biggest power generation complex in Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Mar 2014

  • API celebrates 65th birthday of fracing

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- With birthday cards and a social media campaign, API celebrated the 65th birthday of the technology that has spurred an energy revolution in America—hydraulic fracturing or fracing.

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Mar 2014

  • Anadarko plans to drill up to 25 deepwater wells in 2014

    Anadarko plans to drill up to 25 deepwater wells in 2014 HOUSTON -- Anadarko Petroleum is planning to drill up to 25 deepwater wells in 2014, the company’s chairman, president and CEO has said. The comment came as the company revealed its 2014 capital expectations and guidance. “We expect this capital plan to en

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Feb 2014

Nov 2013

  • 1st NRG Corp. enters Utica shale

    DENVER, Colorado -- 1st NRG has signed an agreement with a private-energy company to participate in the development of prospective acreage in southeast Ohio particularly seeking Utica Shale potential.

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Aug 2013

Aug 2013

  • Approach Resources exemplifies Wolfcamp exploitation in West Texas

    DENVER -- Perhaps the most exciting, emerging play within the Permian basin of West Texas is the Wolfcamp shale. While there is a tendency to believe that such a play is the domain of large independents and majors, there is also ample room for medium-sized independents to exploit the formation. The personification of this may very well be Fort Worth, Texas-based Approach Resources Inc. The firm, said its president and CEO, Ross Craft, holds about 170,000 gross acres in the Midland basin of the greater Permian basin and is running three horizontal rigs, with plans to go to four rigs. Craft’s comments were made on Tuesday morning, during a URTeC panel group entitled, “Nimble Independents: Moving the Needle with Innovation and Execution Excellence.”

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