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May 19, 2020

PB Oil & Gas | May 1st, 2020

As operators in the Permian and elsewhere across the United States and around the world announce capex cuts of 50 percent or more, drilling rigs are stacking up like dry bones in the valley. A two-thirds (so far) reduction in drilling means...

May 18, 2020

A 16.6-mile-long covered conveyor belt system would bring sand for hydraulic fracturing from West Texas into Southeast New Mexico, according to a development plan written by OLC Kermit, LLC, a subsidiary of Atlas Sand Company, LLC. The plan was submitted in January to...

August 28, 2019

Chris Ramirez | Corpus Christi Caller Times | August 20, 2019

EPIC Midstream has started shipping crude through its new Permian Basin pipeline to the Gulf Coast.

Its subsidiary EPIC Crude Holdings, LP announced Monday "interim crude service" has begun on its massive...

July 1, 2019

Texans for Natural Gas report examines how Texas oil and gas production protects America – and what it will need to keep doing so

Texas oil and natural gas production is critical for strengthening American energy security, according to a new report from Texans for Natur...

June 28, 2019

Wall Street Journal | June 27, 2019

The U.S. has more than doubled its crude output over the last decade. Much of the growth is due to the Permian Basin of West Texas and New Mexico. WSJ traces the hotspot of North America’s crude oil boom, with a look at challenges tha...

June 26, 2019

Sergio Chapa | Houston Chronicle | June 26, 2019 

A state district court judge has tossed out a lawsuit that sought to stop a Kinder Morgan pipeline from being routed through the Texas Hill Country.

In a Tuesday afternoon decision, Judge Lora Livingston with the 261...

June 19, 2019

Ryan Flynn | Albuquerque Journal | June 8, 2019 

As our state and Gov. (Michelle) Lujan Grisham’s administration begin a process to assess how to manage methane emissions, New Mexico’s oil and natural gas industry is a willing partner.

Each day, thousands of New Mexicans...

June 4, 2019

Bill Godsey | Caller Times | May 31, 2019

From wind and solar to oil and natural gas, the American energy sector is booming. The Permian Basin — with record crude-setting production and massive recoverable resources — is at the forefront of this domestic energy golden a...

By surpassing the Ghawar, thought to be the world’s most prolific, the Permian has now solidified its position as the largest oil producing region in the world – with even more production growth expected.

February 28, 2019

Texans for Natural Gas

The proposed pipeline capacity expected to come online in the Permian Basin over the next three years is vastly greater than the estimated volumes of flared gas, according to a Texans for Natural Gas analysis.

Recent media reports have called atten...

February 15, 2019

David Blackmon | Forbes | Feb 4, 2019

Despite recent low crude prices and a significant drop in the DrillingInfo rig count during January, the giant Permian Basin of West Texas and Southeast New Mexico continues to expand its role as the main driver of energy growth in...

January 17, 2019

The Permian Strategic Partnership was formed late last year to ease the strain on health care, education, housing and the workforce created by companies flocking to the Permian Basin.

January 11, 2019

Already among the world's dominant oil-producing regions, the Permian Basin has the potential to add natural gas production dominance to its resume.

January 9, 2019

The only thing certain about the oil industry in 2018 was the increasing dominance of the Permian Basin.

January 5, 2019

If you think there is something going on in West Texas, you may be underestimating how important oil and gas exploration has been in the Permian Basin and how much it is changing the world.

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USGS: Permian Basin Holds the Largest Oil and Gas Resource Ever Assessed

December 6, 2018

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