"Skip: A big thank you for adding the townships and ranges to the maps posted (like this one and the Bossier Shale map last week). For those of us without land maps but who are NW La "born and raised," having that data so we…"
"Indigo has applied to drill sections 5 & 8 in T13 R14. Today I was reading that they are now applying to drill north of this into T14/R14--mainly the Cotton Valley that Indigo has bought from El Paso. These areas are way east of the very initial…"
"Skip, it was a little over a yr. ago when Indigo started their Liquid drilling and everyone thought the liquids were in a narrow band coming across south Caddo and hitting western LA & eastern Tx and going south. Now it seems Indigo is…"
"Hey Ronny, did you look on DNR in last couple of days? Indigo is coming from Bethany Longstreet into Holly Field (north) in 14/14 Desoto also. This tells me that there has to be liquids in between there too. VERY positive"
"Currently, there is a 50% tax credit for installing a new cng conversion and also a 50 cent per gge tax credit for cng stations, not the end user. These credits are theoretically a good idea, but the practical issue is that those cost savings…"
"Slow Going for Natural-Gas Powered Trucks
By Bob Tita
In the midst of the strongest market for commercial trucks in eight years, North American sales of natural-gas-powered haulers are just crawling along.
Higher purchase prices compared…"
"If the zone collapsed I would highly doubt anything can be done that would be economical. I would image (pending on the well bore) the well could be re-completed. One problem you might have is that if the zone collapsed u could have…"
"Is it likely that there will be more activity in the units that are part of the sale? Is Vine more likely to develop the units out more aggressively than RDS did? Is Blackstone's track record to move more quickly? Is the sluggish…"
"Skip, do you know or have heard if Paloma will JV with an operator for the Tangi area? i have received a lease offer with a pretty good bonus but only 20% royalty. They have also said I until the end of the month to sign and after that the bonus…"
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More