http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil EIA: Haynesville shale gas production increases to highest levels since 2013 http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/10/30/eia-haynesville-shale-gas-production-increases-to-highest-levels-since-2013 Recent increases in drilling activity and well production rates are raising natural gas production levels in the Haynesville region, according to EIA’s Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO). Marketed natural gas production in Haynesville reached 6.9 Bcfd in September after remaining near 6.0 Bcfd for the previous three years. Rockcliff Energy acquires additional Haynesville shale rights http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/8/16/rockcliff-energy-acquires-additional-haynesville-shale-rights Rockcliff Energy has announced that, in addition to its pending acquisition of Samson's East Texas and North Louisiana properties, it has acquired approximately 60,000 net acres of Haynesville shale rights. USGS study shows unconventional oil and gas production not currently affecting drinking water quality http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/6/1/usgs-study-shows-unconventional-oil-and-gas-production-not-currently-affecting-drinking-water-quality A new U.S. Geological Survey study shows that unconventional oil and gas production in some areas of Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas is not currently a significant source of methane or benzene to drinking water wells. These production areas include the Eagle Ford, Fayetteville, and Haynesville shale formations, which are some of the largest sources of natural gas in the country and have trillions of cubic feet of gas. Shale play `left for dead' gets some love as U.S. gas rises http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/5/16/shale-play-left-for-dead-gets-some-love-as-us-gas-rises A natural gas basin that helped kickstart the shale boom a decade ago is getting a new lease on life as the market recovers. Tokyo Gas invests in development of unconventional Haynesville assets http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/5/9/tokyo-gas-invests-in-development-of-unconventional-haynesville-assets Tokyo Gas America Ltd ., a wholly owned subsidiary of Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd., has acquired a 30% equity interest in Castleton Resources LLC (CR), a subsidiary of Castleton Commodities International LLC (CCI) formed to acquire and develop oil and gas assets in the East Texas/Louisiana region, with a specific focus on unconventional Haynesville assets. EXCO Resources divests South Texas oil, gas properties for $300 million http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/4/10/exco-resources-divests-south-texas-oil-gas-properties-for-300-million EXCO Resources, Inc. has announced the execution of a definitive agreement with a subsidiary of Venado Oil and Gas, LLC, an affiliate of KKR, to divest its oil and natural gas properties in South Texas. Comstock Resources adds to Haynesville acreage with joint development venture http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/1/10/comstock-resources-adds-to-haynesville-acreage-with-joint-development-venture Comstock Resources has entered into a joint development venture that will target the Haynesville shale. Chesapeake to sell second Haynesville shale position for $465 million http://www.worldoil.com/news/2016/12/21/chesapeake-to-sell-second-haynesville-shale-position-for-465-million Chesapeake Energy has signed an agreement to sell a portion of the company's acreage and producing properties in its Haynesville shale operating area in northern Louisiana for approximately $465 million to an affiliate of Covey Park Energy LLC. Chesapeake sells portion of Haynesville shale acreage for $450 million http://www.worldoil.com/news/2016/12/6/chesapeake-sells-portion-of-haynesville-shale-acreage-for-450-million Chesapeake Energy has signed an agreement to sell a portion of the company's acreage and producing properties in its Haynesville shale operating area, in northern Louisiana, for approximately $450 million to a private company. Chesapeake declares ‘propageddon’ with record frac job http://www.worldoil.com/news/2016/10/21/chesapeake-declares-propageddon-with-record-frac-job The era of the monster frac has arrived in North America, and Chesapeake Energy Corp. is singing its praises.