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Oil, Gas & Real Estate in the Eagle Ford Shale | Red News
Recap of CRERF Luncheon, March 7, 2012. Speaker, Harold Hunt, PhD. Harold Hunt discussed the economic impact of Eagle Ford Shale oil and gas on Texas, ...

Four Sany Cranes Help Build Texas Gas Pipeline
Lift and Access
At two locations, one near Hallettsville and another near Cotulla, Sany America, Peachtree City, Ga., has fielded four machines in the Eagle Ford Shale. Construction firm Willbros has rented the three 110 US ton SCC8100's and one 65 US ton ...
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Lift and Access
The Cypress Times
1:30 – 2:30 pm: "The Impact of the Eagle Ford Shale" with Cris Eugster, executive vice president and chief sustainability officer, CPS Energy; Leodoro Martinez Jr., executive director, Middle Rio Grande Development Council; Jennifer Powis, ...
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The Next Natural Gas Stock to Own
Motley Fool
Another subsidiary, Corpus Christi Liquefaction, is planning a $10 billion LNG terminal that should see shale gas from the Eagle Ford reserves being exported by 2018. Cheniere certainly isn't a worry-free stock. Investors must have a higher degree of ...
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Weekly US oil, gas rig count up by 11 to 1979
Of the major oil- and gas-producing states, Texas gained seven. Alaska, North Dakota, and Pennsylvania each picked up two. Oklahoma was up by one. Louisiana lost three, and Wyoming was down by two. Arkansas and Colorado fell by one.
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TEL Offshore Trust Announces There Will Be No First Quarter 2012 Distribution
The average price received for natural gas decreased approximately 25% to $3.44 per Mcf in the first quarter of 2012 as compared to $4.56 per Mcf in the fourth quarter of 2011. Crude oil revenues recorded by Chevron, as a Working Interest Owner, ...
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New Concept Energy, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
DALLAS, Mar 30, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- New Concept Energy, Inc. (AMEX:GBR), (the “Company” or “NCE”) a Dallas-based oil and gas company, today reported a net loss for the twelve months ended December 31, 2011 of $11.8 million or $(6.06) per share, ...
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Scott Brown Attacked By Democrats, Called Friend Of 'Big Oil' As Gas Prices Rise
Huffington Post
Brown also said he's voted against ethanol subsidies and supports the Keystone XL pipeline, which he said could bring down gas prices. The 1700-mile Canada-Texas project became a political flashpoint late last year when Republicans wrote a provision ...
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Health impact assessments gain a foothold in oil, gas, mining permit process ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
"There are no demonstrated cases of negative health impacts associated with natural gas development in the United States," Gill said. "In fact, a $1 million study, completed last August in Fort Worth, Texas, concluded natural gas development in the ...
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EPA to Range Resources: Drill Away
StateImpact Texas
The Texas Oil and Gas Association (TXOGA) praised the Railroad Commission's investigation in its own press release, saying that the association is “encouraged that science appears to have prevailed in this instance at the Environmental Protection ...
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EPA no longer requires gas driller to give 2 Texas families water; data ...
Washington Post (blog)
The Texas Railroad Commission, which oversees oil and gas drilling, and Range Resources have long insisted drilling did not cause the water contamination. The EPA and some Parker County residents had argued fracking had contaminated the water with ...
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Arctic Oil & Gas Directory: NAC offering new service between Texas and Michigan
Petroleum News
12 that it will begin operating flights between Laredo and El Paso, Texas, and Ypsilanti, Mich. The company's 737-300 will service the markets four times per week, Monday through Thursday. The company will commence service on Sept. 12.
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He kept up the Republican drive to blame the administration for high gas prices. Boehner called for more oil and gas production, a freeze in new regulations and approval of an oil pipeline from Canada to Texas. RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — US Secretary ...
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Obama calls on Congress to pass 'Buffett Rule' tax
The Associated Press
The new effort comes just days after the Senate fell short of the 60 votes needed to advance Obama-initiated legislation that would have ended $4 billion in annual subsidies to oil and gas companies. Two Republicans voted with Obama and four Democrats ...
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Gingrich: Like a good liberal, Pres. Obama wants to punish the people create jobs
Fox News
Let me start first with what happened the other day. The gas prices - - of course, you and I have discussed this before. They are very high. President wanted to cut the tax breaks to some of the big oil companies. The Republicans are opposed to it.
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EPA Agrees to Dismiss Well Contamination Case Against Range
Range, based in Fort Worth, Texas, said gas was already present in local water and its operations weren't the cause. Range uses hydraulic fracturing in Texas's Barnett Shale, shooting water, chemicals and sand underground to get oil and gas from dense ...
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EPA Backpedals on Fracking Contamination
Wall Street Journal
A pond near water wells that the EPA had said were polluted by natural-gas drilling in Parker County, Texas. The agency dropped its claim Friday. In addition to dropping the case in Texas, the EPA has agreed to substantial retesting of water in Wyoming ...
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Arctic Oil & Gas Directory: Crowley Maritime Corporation: You can count on Crowley
Petroleum News
Its new solutions group is headquartered in Houston, Texas and its Alaska headquarters is located in Anchorage providing a hub for the 23 offices the company maintains across the state. Q. What year was the company founded and by whom?
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Lone Star State Of Mind: Could Texas Go It Alone?
It enters the community of nations as the world's 15th-largest economy, with vast oil and gas reserves, busy international ports, an independent power grid and a laissez-faire attitude about making money. The Texas Association of Business advertises ...
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Oil and gas news summary: Ophir Energy, Nostra Terra, Wessex Exploration ...
Proactive Investors UK
Ophir Energy (LON:OPHR) was among the most followed stocks in the oil and gas sector this week after confirming on Wednesday that it had successfully placed 30.5 million new shares priced at 495 pence per share, raising just over £150 million in gross ...
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Proactive Investors UK
The Energy Wars
Dissident Voice
On the one side are TransCanada Corp. and its numerous oil, gas and water affiliates in North America, joined by their allied politicians in Congress, both Republican and Democrat. They promise more jobs and more non-foreign oil.
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Oil ETFs Down Despite Sanctions, Econ Reports (USO, USL, UNG, XLE, IYE)
Wall Street Sector Selector
Even though Obama claims there will be enough oil without Iranian exports, oil prices and oil ETFs should have risen on limited supply concerns regardless, as Iran is one the world's largest producers of oil. Natural Gas ETFs continued their plunge ...
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Wall Street Sector Selector
Petroleum's profits, problems define Alberta politics
Calgary Herald
The fast-growing oilfield service company supplies some of the truckloads of hightech equipment and well-site workers employed in the hydraulic fracking process that's opened up hard-to-produce oil and gas reservoirs worldwide - and revolutionized the ...
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Hunt For Oil Near Holbrook Is On Again
By Teri Walker – The quest to strike oil in the Holbrook area is on again as a Utah company prepares to sink an exploration well about 15 miles north of town. The Arizona Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has granted a permit for Triomphe Energy, ...
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Gas prices still climb, but relief on horizon
Tom Kloza, chief oil analyst at Oil Price Information Service, expects the national average for gas to hit about $4.05 per gallon by mid-April. It could level off there, and some analysts think it will start to fall. But Kloza also has said that the ...
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Texas jobless rate hits 3-year low
San Antonio Express
By Patrick Danner Texas' unemployment rate fell to a seasonally adjusted 7.1 percent in February. It was the best rate since March 2009. The rate peaked at 8.2 percent nine different times in 2010. A rebound in government hiring last month pushed ...
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Relief in sight for gas prices?
Albany Times Union
This year pump prices also have been pushed higher by rising crude oil prices, which refineries buy to make gasoline. The average price of gas is up 15 percent since Jan. 1. Oil has jumped because of concerns that global supplies could become tighter ...
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Midland continues to see significant job creation
Midland Reporter-Telegram
The oil and gas sector drove the increase by adding 200 jobs from January to February and 1900 between February 2011 and February 2012, Taylor said. Other sectors remained stable and wages remain strong. Wages even are increasing "simply because our ...
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FYI: Business
Tulsa World
The gas rig tally increased by six to 658, the first advance since Jan. 6, according to Baker Hughes data. Oil rigs rose by five to 1318 and now account for 67 percent of the total. Friday on the New York Mercantile Exchange, benchmark West Texas ...
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Texas Energy Group, LLC (TEG) Announces the Spudding of the Pelican South #1 Well (press release)
Texas Energy Group, LLC (TEC) would like to formally announce the Spudding of the Pelican South #1 well, located in Liberty County, Texas. Spicewood, TX, March 31, 2012 --( Texas Energy Group, LLC (TEG), along with industry partners and its ...
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Health impact studies taking hold, with challenges
Wall Street Journal
Brad Gill, executive director of the Independent Oil and Gas Association of New York, said the call for a health study was "part of a calculated campaign designed to frighten New Yorkers." "There are no demonstrated cases of negative health impacts ...
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Obama faces host of election-year constraints
The Seattle Times
Immigration, the Canada-to-Texas oil pipeline, gay marriage, tax policy and other issues could invite bold initiatives by a president who knows he will never run for office again, especially if his party gains ground in congressional elections.
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Nabors looks at Alaska non-core sales, but not drilling business
Petroleum News
In a March 26 presentation at a Howard Weil conference in New Orleans, Petrello said Nabors is in the process of selling oil and gas properties in Alaska, Colombia and the Eagle Ford shale in south Texas, and should complete those deals in the second ...
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Arctic Oil & Gas Directory: GCI contract expands services for the Gulf of Mexico
Petroleum News
6 that its team has been awarded a multiyear contract to provide on call Rapid Response Communication Services and support to oil companies and agencies throughout the Gulf of Mexico region. GCI was selected because of their record of solid performance ...
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Bastrop fire victims will get free pine seedlings this winter
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department announced Friday that the Houston-based Apache Foundation — the philanthropic arm of oil and gas company Apache Corp. — will pay for more than a half-million seedlings for the first year of replanting in ...
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Boehner presses Obama on gas prices
Both Obama and the Republican House say they support an "all-of-the-above" energy strategy to combat high gas prices in the long-time. Obama says the Republicans rely too much on oil drilling, while he would like for the government to invest more in ...
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Lone Star College System to partner with Brazil's Institute of Petroleum
The Paper Magazine
The agreement outlines a partnership between Lone Star College and the Instituto Brasileiro de Petroleo, (IBP) Brazil's Institute of Petroleum to further opportunities in training oil and gas workers. IBP brings together nearly 200 companies in the oil ...
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LETTER: We need a president focused on energy
Gaston Gazette
The high price of gas in the '70s fueled an oil-drilling bonanza in Texas, and “JR” and his genre of wildcatters had a field day. This ended when OPEC decided to put them out of business by dropping the price of oil to a level that made wildcatting too ...
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Chevy Volt Gets New Support From Rogue Conservatives, Could Be Too Late To ...
Huffington Post
Spieckerman said he believes electric cars and plug-in hybrids like the Chevy Volt are vital to the nation's future, allowing the country to wean itself off oil and use homegrown fuel sources like coal, nuclear and natural gas to power electricity ...
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EPA drops order against Range | News Gathering |
The Texas Oil and Gas Association issued a statement today indicating: "The Environmental Protection Agency today dismissed its order against Range Resources in a case regarding contamination of two water wells in Parker County, Texas.
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New Study Shows That Removing Oil and Gas ... - Texas Attorney Blog
The oil and gas industry is under attack not only in Texas, but nationally. Several months ago, a new study by Louisiana State University Professor Joseph ...
Study: Texas lost $7.7 billion, 8600 jobs from declining natural gas use
HOUSTON – Natural gas' declining share of the Texas power generation market from 2005 through 2011 translated into a $7.7 billion economic loss to the state, ...
Texas Classic Productions LLC Announces New Oil & Gas Trade ...
From Yahoo! News: Events production company intends to bring success of East Texas Oilfield Expo to South Texan counterpart in Corpus Christi.Longview ...
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HOUSTON, March 26, 2012 /PR Newswire/ -- Water Rescue Services Holdings, LLC, a Fort-Worth, Texas-based provider of water treatment and recycling ...
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Barnett Shale Rig Report
Fort Worth Star Telegram
Devon Energy Production Co. LP, Oklahoma City: horizontal off County Road 703 south of I-35W/Farm Road 917. Veritas Energy, Wichita Falls: horizontal off Texas 254 west of US 180/281. Devon: horizontal off Farm Road 1886 south of Texas 199/Farm Road ...
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A Texas Natural Gas Anomaly
IEEE Spectrum
The report says that although the US revolution in unconventional gas took off with development of Texas's Barnett Shale [highlighted in map] a decade ago, Texas oddly has been using less and less natural gas to make electricity while the rest of the ...
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America fuelling an economic revolution
New Straits Times
It subsidised Mitchell Energy's first successful horizontal drilling in the North Texas Barnett Shale region in 1991. Between 1978 and 1992, the federal government spent US$137 million (RM420 million) to develop these technologies.
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New Straits Times
EPA Quits Range Contamination Claim; Texas Regulators Crow
NGI's Shale Daily (subscription)
EPA had alleged that Range's drilling and production activities in the Barnett Shale had contaminated at least two drinking water wells (see Shale Daily, Dec. 9, 2010). However, Range vigorously fought the allegations, challenging them in court (see ...
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