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Shale oil has been North America's great experiment, says Oil & Gas Investments Bulletin Editor Keith Schaefer. But in this interview with The Energy Report, he questions the experiment's success and predicts steep declines ahead, with just a few formations left to supply the market. The question is what shale play will last the longest? Read on to find out how—and when—to get positioned for the end of the shale revolution.
A brief overview of oil price developments, supply and demand and significant market movers.
Royal Dutch Shell has confirmed a production-sharing contract to explore shale natural gas reserves in Ukraine in a deal worth approximately $10 billion.
A brief overview of gas price developments, supply and demand and significant market movers.
Royal Dutch Shell is aggressively expanding its gas operations as demand for the commodity continues to rise across regions such as Asia and Europe.
Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE:KWK) announced that it has agreed to jointly develop 850,000 acres of oil and gas assets in Colorado's Sand Wash Basin with SWEPI LP, a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A).
Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A) announced an update on its offshore Alaska oil and gas drilling program, commenting that it has a variety of oil spill response equipment in position. However, the containment dome on one of its barges was damaged during testing and now needs to be repaired; as a result the company has decided not to drill into hydrocarbon zones this year.
Reuters reported that the Environmental Protection Agency may provide Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A) with a temporary air permit to drill offshore Alaska as early as this weekend.
Royal Dutch Shell, which plans to invest at least $1 billion a year in exploring, developing and producing shale gas in China, is just one major producer that believes major potential lies in the Middle Kingdom.