All Posts Tagged With: "Niobrara shale play"
Domestic shale oil production could shoot up to 5 million barrels per day by 2017, making the United States the top oil producing country in the world, according to a researcher at Harvard Kennedy School. Nationwide, production of all oil could increase from 11.3 million to 16 million barrels per day by 2017.17Jul2013 | admin | 1 comment | Continued
Instead, scarcity remains the backbone of U.S. energy laws drafted over the past few decades, said the analysts testifying before a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee. This, despite the huge upsurge in developing shale oil and gas.6Feb2013 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
Unlike other states, each energy company in Colorado that leases mineral interests requires that a probate be opened for all those people in the chain of title, in order to legally transfer those interests of the deceased to the living heirs.5Feb2013 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
The decision to replace last year’s proposal with an entirely new draft rule — and take public comment on the initiative — forces a major delay in the final regulations, which are set to be the first major federal rules governing the hydraulic fracturing process key to unlocking oil and gas nationwide.22Jan2013 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
The new rules require that operators sample nearby water wells both before and after drilling activities as a way to provide assurance that water supplies are not affected by energy development and identify potential problems in the very rare instances of impact.7Jan2013 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
Research shows shale energy production has already created more than 77,000 direct, indirect and induced jobs in Colorado. In addition, shale energy development will generate $1.4 billion in state and local government revenue this year and could be generating $2.4 billion a year by 2020.21Dec2012 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
Doug White will tell anyone who will listen that “wastewater recycling is happening now, every day in the Niobrara.”
He’s not blowing smoke. As VP of High Sierra Water Services’ business in Colorado, Doug sees the daily progress his company is making in this critical area.
Economists from Gov. Hickenlooper’s office said the state will take in $239 million more in tax revenue in the current fiscal year, which began in July, than originally predicted. The growth brings the expected general fund revenue to $8 billion for the fiscal year.23Sep2012 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
The lure of oil beneath the Western Plains — from North Dakota to Colorado — has led to a record $14.7 billion in mergers and acquisitions since the start of last year, according to an analysis by accounting and consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers.11Sep2012 | admin | 1 comment | Continued
DCP’s strategy already underway is to build a one-stop services company offering integrated solutions to its customers – including gathering, processing, natural gas liquids (NGL) transportation and fractionation services.6Aug2012 | admin | 0 comments | Continued