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CDX Gas, LLC announced today that it has retained Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and Jefferies Randall & Dewey, a division of Jefferies & Company, Inc., as its financial advisors to evaluate and advise the Board of Directors regarding strategic alternatives for the Company.
By Jack Money, The Oklahoman Aug. 2--Chesapeake Energy Corp.'s unrealized hedging loss of $3.4 billion during its second quarter raised more than a few eyebrows this week.
By Paul Davidson U.S. natural gas reserves are far more plentiful than previously estimated, says an industry study being released today -- a discovery that heralds a potential remedy to the energy crisis. The report says the U.S.
By Jim Fuquay, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 27--Nearly seven miles into the unexplored territory of Dallas County, Trinity East Drilling of Fort Worth has sunk a well that is testing the easternmost boundary of the Barnett Shale.
By Jim Fuquay, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 25--Range Resources of Fort Worth reported record revenue in the second quarter despite production curtailments in the Barnett Shale. But Range still had a $35 million net loss driven by a noncash loss on its hedging activities.
By Jim Fuquay, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 24--Range Resources of Fort Worth reported record revenues in the second quarter, but showed a $35 million net loss driven by a non-cash loss on its hedging activities.
Capital City Energy Group, a diversified oil and natural gas company, has acquired an interest in the Fayetteville Shale, a non-conventional reservoir, located in Van Buren and Cleburne Counties in Arkansas.
By Mike Lee, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 24--FORT WORTH -- A natural gas company has given at least one east-side resident until Monday to sign off on a pipeline beneath her front yard or face condemnation.
XTO Energy has entered into definitive agreements with multiple parties to purchase producing properties located in the eastern and San Juan regions of its acreage positions in the Marcellus, Fayetteville, Barnett, and Haynesville shales, for a total consideration of about $1.3 billion, of which $1 billion was closed during the second quarter.
By Jim Fuquay, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 23--XTO Energy continued its aggressive expansion Tuesday, announcing an additional $2.1 billion in acquisitions as it reported higher second-quarter earnings and boosted its outlook for 2009.
The Edwards Plateau is an area of west-central Texas which is bordered by the Balcones Fault towards the south and the east, the Llano Uplift and the Llano Estacado towards the north, and the Chihuahuan Desert and Pecos River towards the west. San Angelo, San Antonia, Del Rio, and Austin make a rough outline of the area. The eastern part of the plateau is the Texas Hill Country. The trees of this savanna include a juniper-oak mix and a mesquite-acacia mix scattered over the fairly short...
Image Caption: Head of Tenontosaurus, Institut de paléontologie humaine, Paris, France. Credit: Rémih/Wikipedia (CC BY-SA 3.0) Tenontosaurus, meaning “sinew lizard”, is a genus of medium to large sized ornithopod dinosaur. The genus is known from the late Aptian to Albian ages of the middle Cretaceious period sediments of western North America, dating roughly between 115 to 108 million years ago. It was formerly thought to be a ‘hypsilophodont’, but since Hypsilophodontia is no...
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.