"It would be interesting to get Berman's comment on the XTO Banana Slugs well (API 405-30519) that has a lateral running parallel to the Attoyac River in East Texas and has produced 9.6 Bcf in 29 months. "
"Severance at 6% is probably fair. Rate changes every year. Right now 16 cents is more than 6%. Also, severance tax exemption is likely to be ended due to state budget deficit and fact that we now have a Democrat governor."
"Getting the infrastructure put in place is going to be a doozie for them due to the regulatory red tape they have up north (or anywhere) and the fact the landowners are just more demanding and difficult when it comes to granting their ROW. "
"There seems to be a problem with building pipelines and even reversing flow of pipelines up in the Northeast portion of the country. I have been watching this pretty close because right-of-way work may be the only work left for landmen for the next…"
"to Mr. Dow's point, "opinion" is either interpretation or extrapolation of data. Incorrect data is not "opinion." Forbes' editors should do their job and fact check articles.
I also agree about "sunk…"
"I completely agree with you. Well production will improve as they perfect everything. Data from wells drilled beyond 2-3 years ago should be excluded from any type of evaluation. The Haynesville will never be what is was billed to be in the…"
"I understand the tactic, just don't believe they should allow posting this misleading. You can always adjust manipulate variables here and there to fit your agenda. I have no problem with Forbes or Mr. Berman's "Cherry…"
"While I will be the first one to admit that the haynesville shale has it hurdles to overcome, the obvious errors that the author makes in the calculations prevents me from thinking any of his data is creditable.
Error #1- he has calculated severance…"
"Interesting - the basic logic used in the article is useful and illuminating, but the method of total number of wells and total production looks like it could seriously under weight the contribution of wells with recent production, which are less…"
Nearest I can tell, your property is kocated in the vicinity of Secs. 18 & 19, T12N-R15W, Desoto Parish. There has been prior Hosston, Pettet and Lower Glen Rose drilling and development in your area prior to Haynesville…"
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