Category: Eagle Ford

Sanchez Energy shares drop after watery well report

An Eagle Ford well yielded more water than oil.  More »

Traffic fatalities down in Texas drilling area

Traffic fatalities are down but the number of wrecks has risen in a 23-county area of South Texas where oil drilling has boomed in recent years.  More »

New data tool shows best drilling spots in Eagle Ford Shale (video)

As oil prices have climbed and natural gas prices have fallen, operators have increasingly moved to the lucrative plays – a trend that the U.S. Energy Information Administration has mapped out over time.  More »

State oil regulator warns warns operators about gas flares

Texas Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick said the agency is sending letters to operators Wednesday reminding them of the state’s natural gas flaring rules and warning that the state will enforce them.  More »

Teapots boiling in Texas as shale spurs refining revival

Blue Dolphin, Valero Energy Corp., Kinder Morgan Inc. and others are trying to capitalize on the biggest boom in U.S. history by building new crude-processing equipment, reviving mothballed plants and opening new teapot refineries.  More »

Report: Lower power reserve margin would be more economic for Texas

Texas should keep a 10.2 percent to 14.1 percent cushion of electric generation capacity, according to a report Friday that will inform and probably intensify a politically charged debate over the future of the state power market.  More »

Southcross begins work on $125M pipeline in Eagle Ford

Southcross Energy Partners has started to build a 94-mile pipeline in a natural gas-rich region in the Eagle Ford Shale, a $125 million project expected to begin piping gas later this year.  More »

Sanchez Energy output surges in the Eagle Ford

An oil gusher in the Eagle Ford Shale lifted Sanchez Energy’s daily production last year to seven times its level the year before, as it adopted advances like pad drilling.  More »

Federal regulators check Eagle Ford oil flammability

After warning this month that crude oil from a booming shale field in North Dakota may be particularly flammable, federal regulators are testing oil from the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas.  More »

Buda Limestone scores new interest in South Texas

The Buda Limestone lies just below the Eagle Ford Shale, and is a longtime target that is attracting renewed interest from drillers.  More »

Eagle Ford led energy deals in 2013, despite national decline

The Eagle Ford Shale was home to $8.8 billion in upstream oil and gas deals in 2013, the largest value in the country, according to a new PLS report.  More »

Eagle Ford job fairs: Get your resumes ready

Two job fairs are scheduled this month seeking workers for the Eagle Ford Shale.  More »
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