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A little bit of Perspective: Bakken Shale, Mars, Ebola, dog flu - Tampabay.com
Tampabay.comA little bit of Perspective: Bakken Shale, Mars, Ebola, dog fluTampabay.comThis is the location of the Bakken Shale, an oil-rich rock formation that stretches across parts of North Dakota, Montana and Canada. The light from the illuminated derricks, "man camps" and gas flares of the oil fields is more diffuse than a city like ...and more »

Occidental could eventually divest its Bakken Shale operation: CEO - Platts
Occidental could eventually divest its Bakken Shale operation: CEOPlattsUS-based Occidental Petroleum could eventually divest its Bakken Shale asset in North Dakota, which "can't compete" for capital with its growing Permian Basin asset in West Texas and New Mexico, the company's CEO said Thursday. Meanwhile, the spinoff ...and more »

'Wild West' Approach to Regulation in Bakken Shale Means Bomb Trains ... - De Smog Blog (blog)
De Smog Blog (blog)'Wild West' Approach to Regulation in Bakken Shale Means Bomb Trains ...De Smog Blog (blog)It happened on Sept. 23 at a hearing of the North Dakota Industrial Commission during a discussion on ways to make Bakken crude oil less flammable for transportation. “The flammable characteristics of our product are actually a big piece of why this ...Office of Open Records to Pennsylvania: Release Bakken Crude Oil Train ...InsideClimate NewsTap oil shippers to pay for spill prevention and responseBellingham HeraldPennsylvania Agency Ordered to Disclose Information About Crude Rail ...Natural Gas IntelligenceBakken.com -Press Heraldall 45 news articles »

Drilling Deeper: New Report Casts Doubt on Fracking Production Numbers - De Smog Blog (blog)
Bakken.comDrilling Deeper: New Report Casts Doubt on Fracking Production NumbersDe Smog Blog (blog)-By 2040, production rates from the Bakken Shale and Eagle Ford Shale will be less than a tenth of that projected by the Energy Department. For the top three shale gas fields — the Marcellus Shale, Eagle Ford and Bakken — production rates from these ...Carrizo creates bigger niche in EFBakken.comFPA Capital Fund Comments on SM EnergyGuruFocus.comReef Oil & Gas Drilling and Income Fund, L.P. Lands in the Eagle Ford Shale ...DigitalJournal.comall 67 news articles »

Bakken Drillers Poised to Curb Exploratory Spending - Bloomberg
Bakken Drillers Poised to Curb Exploratory SpendingBloombergBakken shale-oil producers are under pressure from tumbling prices to scale back their 2015 drilling plans in a region that accounts for one of every eight U.S. barrels of crude. Bakken oil fell 1 percent to $79.40 a barrel today, the first time it's ...Bakken Rail Crude Shipments Likely Strong Into 2016, Fitch SaysNatural Gas IntelligenceBloomberg: Bakken producers poised to curb exploratory spendingSeeking Alpha (registration)all 4 news articles »

FACTBOX-Breakeven oil prices for US shale: analyst estimates - Reuters
FACTBOX-Breakeven oil prices for US shale: analyst estimatesReutersSHALE FIELD BREAKEVEN OIL PRICE PER BARREL Eagle Ford Liquids Rich $53 Wolfcamp North Midland $57 Bakken Core $61 Niobrara Extension $64 Eagle Ford Oil $65 Niobrara Core $68 Wolfcamp South Midland $75 Bakken Non Core $75 Texas ...and more »

Why the Bakken shale boom transformed US energy markets - Market Realist
Market RealistWhy the Bakken shale boom transformed US energy marketsMarket RealistCrude oil production from the Bakken/Williston shale increased from 132,000 barrels per day (or bbl/d) in January 2007 to 960,000 barrels per day in December 2013. In other words, oil production here increased more than seven times. The EIA estimates ...and more »

Oil upends shale output forecasts - Columbia Daily Herald
Oil upends shale output forecastsColumbia Daily HeraldIn North Dakota's Bakken shale, oil at $70 a barrel could cut production 28 percent to 800,000 barrels a day by February from the 1.1 million barrels a day that was pumped in July, according to Philip Verleger, who was an economic adviser to President ...and more »

Fitch Publishes 'Bakken Shale Report' - Business Wire (press release)
Fitch Publishes 'Bakken Shale Report'Business Wire (press release)CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has published its 'Bakken Shale Report'. The report provides an analysis of themes in the Bakken Shale, including crude market dynamics and the potential for new pipelines out of the region. Bakken oil ...and more »

Here's why shale oil stocks are tanking - CNBC
CNBCHere's why shale oil stocks are tankingCNBCLet's say you own a shale company and you want to finance drilling a well in, say, the Bakken. You need $10 million (I am just using $10 million as an example). You have a demonstrated reserve value from the well of, say, $20 million. Here's how you ...How Oil Is Tanking the MarketZacks.comall 14 news articles »