Monthly Archive: July 2017

Williams Files FERC Application for North Seattle Upgrade Project

Tulsa-based Williams Partners L.P. recently announced that Northwest Pipeline has filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission seeking authorization for its North Seattle Lateral Upgrade project in south Snohomish County, Washington.

Northwest executed agreements with Puget Sound Energy for an expansion project on delivery capabilities of Northwest Pipeline’s North Seattle Lateral, which …

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Plains All American Pipeline Announces Expansion Plans

Houston-based Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. will add 120,000 barrels a day in pipeline capacity as it expands from the Permian Basin between Midland to the crude oil storage facility located in Cushing, Oklahoma.

The pipeline company announced Tuesday that it has obtained additional commitments to expand the Sunrise pipeline by 180 miles between Colorado …

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Appellate Court Rules Government Shares Liability for Questa Mine Superfund Site Cleanup

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled the federal government should bear some liability for a New Mexico Superfund site located on national forest lands. In a unanimous 3-0 decision on Wednesday, the appeals court in Denver agreed with Chevron, the last operator of the now-closed Questa Mine in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains …

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U.S. House of Representatives Passes Two Energy Permitting Bills

The U.S. House of Representatives passed two bills late Wednesday aimed at streamlining the permit process for pipelines and related energy infrastructure.

H.R. 2910 (115) – identified as the Promoting Interagency Coordination for Review of Natural Gas Pipelines Act – was introduced on June 15, 2017 by Rep. Bill Flores (R-Texas). The bill would …

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PA Catholic Nuns File Lawsuits Against FERC, Williams Natural Gas Over Outdoor Chapel

An order of Catholic nuns in Pennsylvania recently filed separate legal actions against Tulsa-based Williams Natural Gas and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in opposition to a planned easement for the Atlantic Sunrise pipeline.

The Adorers of the Blood of Christ — an order of Catholic sisters with regional offices in St. Louis – …

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Completion Reports July 21, 2017


ALFALFA COUNTY Midstates Petroleum Co Llc Mississippian: Oil 157 Gas 1643 Water 2497 Pump 15 24N 12W Aruba 2412 1h-10 B, June 06, 2017 HH, OIL, TD: 12101 ft Lat: 36.56386, Long: -98.46896 API: 35003232730000

Midstates Petroleum Co Llc Mississippian: Oil 171 Gas 1152 Water 2476 Pump 15 24N …

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Permits to Drill July 21, 2017


Alfalfa County RICHTER 2612 #3H-11 B, July 20 2017 11 26N 12W SWSESWSE API: 00323281 Lat: 36.739851469631034, Long: -98.45691333703809 MIDSTATES PETROLEUM CO LLC HH, DR, 11200 ft, MISSISSIPPIAN(5670)

Blaine County THUMPER 28-16N-13W #1H, April 17 2017 28 16N 13W SESWSWSW …

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Brent Crude Nears $50 a Barrel on Wednesday

Oil futures settled at their highest level in about six weeks Wednesday after government data revealed a significant drop in domestic crude stockpiles for a third consecutive week, according to Bloomberg MarketWatch.

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, August West Texas Intermediate crude tacked on 72 cents, or 1.6%, to settle at $47.12 a barrel. …

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Completion Reports July 20, 2017


BEAVER COUNTY Latigo Oil And Gas Inc Tonkawa: Gas 405 Water 20 Flow 29 4N 26E Leland Barby 1-29, May 26, 2017 SH, GAS, TD: 7350 ft Lat: 36.77944, Long: -100.28623 API: 35007228960002

HUGHES COUNTY Tilford Pinson Exploration Llc Booch(2853): Oil 23 Water 10 Pump 17 7N …

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Permits to Drill July 20, 2017


Blaine County CHIPMUNK 11_2-16N-12W #1HX, July 19 2017 11 16N 12W NESWSWSW API: 01123830 Lat: 35.87118175336605, Long: -98.45346335306874 DEVON ENERGY PRODUCTION CO LP HH, DR, 20349 ft, MISSISSIPPIAN(9440), WOODFORD(11100)

Blaine County RED MARE #1-20H, July 19 2017 20 17N 12W …

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