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Contango Oil & Gas Company and Mid-Con Energy Partners, LP Announce Strategic Merger Continuing Contango’s Consolidation Strategy; Contango Announces Related Increase in Borrowing Base NYSE:MCF | Global Newswire

FORT WORTH, Texas and TULSA, Okla., Oct. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Contango Oil & Gas Company (“Contango”) (NYSE American: MCF) and Mid-Con Energy Partners, LP (“Mid-Con”) (NASDAQ: MCEP) today announced they have entered into an agreement to combine in an all-stock merger transaction. The combination continues Contango’s consolidation strategy, increases its exposure to oil […]

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Counting Down to Digital Summit Series at Home |The October Virtual Experience

The count down is official! 3 days 23 hours 58 minutes and #DSatHome October is Live! October 20-22, 2020 Registration is still open! Oil Country Media will definitely be creeping in on a masterclass or two, and we can’t wait for the 30 power-packed business sessions! The Digital Sumit Series delivers 3 days of expertise […]

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US Shales M&A Activity | Deloitte US

Driving value from M&A in the shale revolution.

In March 2020, Deloitte developed this research report exploring the latest in shale oil news and shared a roadmap for extracting more value from shale mergers and acquisitions. We now expect that the plunge in oil prices and COVID-led demand uncertainty will likely pause and change the calculus of M&A activity in shales.

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DUG Permian Basin and DUG Eagle Ford Virtual Conference is LIVE! | Hart Energy

Today is the day! Day 1! The DUG Permian Basin and DUG Eagle Ford Virtual Conference is live at 9 a.m. CDT today! Complimentary Access! Please share this link with your team, customers & colleagues because all sessions are available on-demand, meaning they are available to watch at your convenience! Hear from operators & analysts […]

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New Analysis Shows Gulf Coast States Among Hardest Hit by Proposal to Ban Federal Leasing and Offshore Development – TXOGA

Ban Would Jeopardize Over 200,000 Gulf Coast Jobs, Millions in Revenue for States September 9, 2020 AUSTIN – The Texas Oil and Gas Association (TXOGA), Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association (LMOGA) and the American Petroleum Institute (API) today released a new analysis warning of negative consequences from a proposed ban on federal leasing on natural […]

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Texans for Natural Gas flies banner over Midland-Odessa oilfields thanking oil and gas essential workers.

Texans for Natural Gas flies banner thanking all oil and gas essential workers for producing the energy and petroleum products that save lives! Did you know petroleum products are used all throughout healthcare? Well they absolutely are! Texans for Natural Gas, we think this was a great way to let the crews know…. that we […]

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Rig count dips in Texas, Louisiana – HoustonChronicle.com

The number of active drilling rigs plunged by 10 last week led by dips in West Texas and Louisiana. Nine of the losses came from rigs drilling for oil, and two of them were offshore rigs, which factored into the loss for Louisiana, according to weekly figures compiled by the services firm Baker Hughes, a […]

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New York sues Exxon for misleading investors on climate change risk | Reuters

New York’s attorney general sued Exxon Mobil Corp on Wednesday, alleging that the world’s largest oil company for years misled investors about the risks of climate change regulations on its business. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/us-exxon-mobil-lawsuit/new-york-sues-exxon-for-misleading-investors-on-climate-change-risk-idUSKCN1MY2IB

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Happy 10th Anniversary To The Eagle Ford Shale | Forbes

On Friday, Secretary of Energy and former Texas Governor Rick Perry traveled to San Antonio to participate in the Shale-a-Thon, the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the completion of the first successful horizontal oil well into the Eagle Ford Shale formation.  That first well, drilled by Petrohawk Energy (later acquired by BHP Billiton), was announced on […]

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U.S. oil service firms face tough quarter despite high crude prices | Reuters

HOUSTON (Reuters) – Even as crude prices hover near four-year highs, U.S. oilfield service firms’ third-quarter results due out in coming days will reflect a shaky recovery, as their customers face drilling constraints and pressure to hold down spending. Oil producers are holding off finishing new wells, and cost pressures from tight labor markets and […]

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