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Oil Ghost Towns Dot the Landscape in Texas' Other Shale Patch
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 If Texas' Permian Basin is Exhibit A for the US oil boom that refuses to die, then the Eagle Ford represents all those places that have been left behind.

In World's Hottest Oil Patch, Jitters Mount That a Bust Is Near
Monday, September 25, 2017 What's unusual, and unnerving, is that the Permian is still thrumming with activity after prices cratered for the stuff it pumps out.

Permian 'Super Basin' Holds Up to $3.3 Trillion in Untapped Oil
Monday, September 25, 2017 The Permian Basin of Texas and New Mexico holds 60 billion to 70 billion barrels of yet-to-be pumped crude oil, according to a study.

Boston Energy Research: Oil Price Outlook Unchanged
Monday, September 25, 2017 The outlook for oil prices has not changed much in recent weeks.


Top BP Executive Warns OPEC Needs to Prolong Oil Output Curbs
Monday, September 25, 2017 OPEC and its allies need to extend their crude production cuts beyond March 2018 to rebalance the global oil market, a top executive at BP's trading arm said.

Oil Hits Highest Since July 2015; Producers Say Market Rebalancing
Monday, September 25, 2017 Oil prices soared more than 3%, with Brent hitting its highest in more than two years.

Women's Panel Shares Career Struggles, Successes
Friday, September 22, 2017 Energy professionals candidly discuss personal and professional obstacles they faced during a recent event in Houston.

US Oil Drillers Cut Rigs for 3rd Week in a Row -Baker Hughes
Friday, September 22, 2017 Drillers cut five oil rigs in the week to Sept. 22, bringing the total count down to 744.

The Math on E&P Stocks Doesn't Add Up
Friday, September 22, 2017 CEOs and boards are focusing on the wrong metrics. But if they change their ways, the opportunity could be great.

US Not Ruling Out Possible Oil Embargo on Venezuela -Haley
Friday, September 22, 2017 "There's a lot of support in Latin America to see Venezuela start to respect its people and go back to the democracy it's supposed to be," said UN Ambassador Nikki Haley.

Shale Billionaire Hamm Slams 'Exaggerated' US Oil Projections
Friday, September 22, 2017 Harold Hamm says the government was way too optimistic with its prediction of more than 1 million new barrels a day in US production.

Oil Treads Water With OPEC's Silence on Supply-Cut Extension
Friday, September 22, 2017 Oil rose slightly after an OPEC gathering concluded with no decision on an extension or deepening of supply cuts.

OPEC Says Winning Battle To Curb Oil Glut
Friday, September 22, 2017 Output cuts by OPEC and other oil producers are clearing a supply glut that has weighed on crude prices for three years, ministers said at a Friday meeting.

Kemp: Mission Accomplished? OPEC Banishes Contango
Thursday, September 21, 2017 The shift away from contango to backwardation has accelerated notably since July.

Energy Contract Lawsuits Expected To Jump In Harvey's Wake
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Lawyers expect a spate of force majeure contract lawsuits after Hurricane Harvey paralyzed a fifth of US fuel output and pushed some oil production offline.

BLOG: A 'Rule Book' for Harvey Authored by Katrina, Rita, et al
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Karen Harbert of the US Chamber of Commerce discusses how energy companies have changed storm preparedness, response.

Oil Settles Flat As Unease Builds Ahead Of OPEC Meeting
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Oil prices settled nearly flat, the eve of a meeting of major oil-producing countries in Vienna.

Drilling and Completion Tick Up in the UK
Thursday, September 21, 2017 A handful of wells mark the return of upstream development in the UK.

Advanced Communication Crucial to Quashing Protesters
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Armed with scare tactics and social media, professional pipeline protesters are requiring the energy industry to use advanced communication to silence their claims.

Anadarko To Spend $2.5B On Massive Share Buyback
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Anadarko says it would spend $2.5 billion to buy back its own stock.

Oil Up 2% Despite US Crude Build; Set For Best 3Q Since 2004
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Oil prices settled up 2% despite a rise in US crude inventories.

Two Big Words Show Why US Oil May Finally Be Turning a Corner
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Oil futures in New York have been stuck in glut mode, but that may be starting to change.

OPEC Has Success at Last, But Oil Revival May Be Short-Lived
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 When OPEC and its allies gather this week, they'll have the best evidence yet that their efforts to clear a global oil glut are succeeding. It may prove short-lived.

Iraq Says OPEC Mulls Deeper, Longer Oil Cuts to End-2018
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Iraq and other oil producers taking part in global output cuts think they should reduce supply by an additional 1% to help re-balance the market, according to Jabbar al-Luaibi.

Protesting Pipelines Is Becoming A Growing 'Industry'
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Protesting pipelines is becoming a growing 'industry' fueled by scare tactics and social media.

Lebanon Passes Oil Tax Law Ahead of First Energy-Rights Auction
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Lebanon's parliament approved a law to tax revenue from oil operations, weeks before its first sale of offshore energy exploration rights.

Oil Edges Off Recent High Ahead US Stock Data, OPEC Meet
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Oil prices ended lower, retreating from near five-month highs.

Dana Fight With BlackRock to Start Despite UAE Court Order
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 A London lawsuit over $700 million in Shariah-compliant bonds issued by Dana Gas PJSC will go ahead despite a last-minute United Arab Emirates court order.

Survey: Maritime Leaders Weigh In On Talent Crisis, Pay
Monday, September 18, 2017 A Faststream survey of 3,000 maritime executives reveal their thoughts on the sector.

Algeria's Sonatrach Chief Urges Oil Industry Reforms
Monday, September 18, 2017 Algeria needs to change the laws governing its oil and gas industry to attract foreign oil investors, Sonatrach's chief says.

Global Oil Prices Slip, But Remain Near Recent Highs
Monday, September 18, 2017 Global crude oil prices slipped slightly but stayed close to multimonth highs.

Big Oil Becomes Greener With Progress in Cutting Pollution
Monday, September 18, 2017 It's no secret that oil majors are among the biggest corporate emitters of pollution.

How to Become a Safety Engineer
Monday, September 18, 2017 Safety engineers guide, work to effect change at oil and gas facilities.

How to Become a Geologist
Friday, September 15, 2017 Petroleum geoscientists use a broad set of technical, conceptual and practical skills.

Venezuela Publishes Oil Prices In Chinese Currency For First Time
Friday, September 15, 2017 Venezuela published the price of its oil and fuel in Chinese currency for the first time.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Cut Most Oil Rigs Since January
Friday, September 15, 2017 US energy firms cut the most oil rigs in a week since January as a 14-month drilling recovery stalled due to weak crude prices.

Oil Caps Best Week Since July as Demand Forecasts Improve
Friday, September 15, 2017 Oil had its biggest weekly gain since late July as Texas refineries recovering from Hurricane Harvey processed more crude and global demand forecasts brightened.

Kemp: US Shale Sector At Critical Price Threshold
Friday, September 15, 2017 Forward US oil prices for 2018 have climbed back above $50 per barrel, a level that should be high enough to stabilize drilling activity over the next two months.

New China Energy Star Still Hungry After $9 Billion Rosneft Deal
Thursday, September 14, 2017 An obscure conglomerate has been thrust into the spotlight.

India Plans Larger Oil Auctions as Modi Pursues Import Cuts
Thursday, September 14, 2017 "We want to create a lot of E&P companies in India," said the head of the country's oil regulator.

Oil, Gas Industry Leadership Group to Take on Work of Energy Jobs Taskforce
Thursday, September 14, 2017 After two years, the taskforce created by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is disbanding.

Oil At 5-Month High On Weak Dollar, Forecasts Glut Will Recede
Thursday, September 14, 2017 Oil prices rose, with Brent closing at a five-month high.

BLOG: A Personal Selling Epilogue
Thursday, September 14, 2017 Here's a recap of Rigzone's series on personal selling in the job search.

Six Companies Buy Oil From US Emergency Crude Reserve
Thursday, September 14, 2017 Six companies bought 14 million barrels of oil from the US Strategic Petroleum Reserve in a sale required by law.

Canada Gas Set to Strike Back Against US Shale as Glut Eases
Thursday, September 14, 2017 Output from some longtime producers is waning and pipeline maintenance is ending.

Web Platform Launches to Match Oil, Gas Pros with Available Projects
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 Rigzone talks with the CEO of TalEng, who describes his approach to offer young and professional oil and gas workers opportunities to work in the industry.

Qatar Says It's Fulfilling Oil and Gas Deals Despite Gulf Crisis
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 Qatar says it is fulfilling all of its contracted shipments of oil and gas despite a regional political crisis that led to the severing of ties with some of its neighbors.

Kuwait Says OPEC May Decide on Extending Cuts in March 2018
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 OPEC and allied oil producers will keep reviewing options for their agreement to cut output, and a final decision on extending the deal beyond March could be postponed until the first quarter of 2018.

IEA Sees Strongest Global Oil-Demand Growth in Two Years
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 Global oil demand will climb this year by the most since 2015, the IEA says, amid stronger-than-expected consumption in Europe and the US.

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