A new report from the nonprofit environmental group Earthworks says government regulators are ignoring health risks in the Eagle Ford Shale region.
Oil-field services giant Halliburton Co. officially opened the doors Wednesday of its $70 million local operations center that will serve clients in the Eagle Ford Shale and South Texas. More »
Plains All American Pipeline and Enterprise Products Partners said today they will expand their Eagle Ford Joint Venture crude oil pipeline.
Eagle Ford Shale oil production is expected to reach 1 million barrels per day next summer — and keep growing as operators add tens of thousands of more wells to the giant South Texas field. More »
The San Antonio-based Catholic Community Foundation is starting a permanent endowment for 19 Catholic parishes the Eagle Ford Shale. The endowment will be for parishes that are part of the San Antonio Archdiocese in the oil-and-gas producing counties. “For generations people have handed down their land and their faith to those who came after them,” Read More More »
Marathon Oil Corp. is selling off its stake in a second offshore block in southwest Africa and picking up acreage to grow its position in the Eagle Ford Shale in Texas, the company announced Tuesday. More »
Houston-based Sanchez Energy Corp. is again expanding its Eagle Ford Shale position with a deal to buy 3,600 net acres in South Texas for $220 million in cash. More »
The state plans to convert about 83 miles of roads in West and South Texas to gravel, saying it does not have the funds to repair the damage caused by heavy oil field traffic. More »
Drilling permit applications in Texas are on the rise, up 18 percent from a year ago through the first eight months of the year, according to state data. More »
A two-year survey of seismic activity links small quakes in South Texas largely to the upswing in the production of oil and brackish water that flows up alongside hydrocarbons. More »
Anadarko Petroleum Corp. said Sunday night it had signed a deal to sell a 10 percent interest in an offshore Mozambique natural gas block offshore to Indian company ONGC Videsh for $2.64 billion. More »
As oil’s largest corporation have rushed into South Texas to pump millions of barrels out of the Eagle Ford Shale, wildcatters are combing the region’s edges in hopes of striking it big. More »