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Water – Energy NEXUS nixing “Proven Reserves” projections?

Turning Proven Reserves of “Potential Production” numbers on their heads is the purpose of this blog as the NEXUS of water and energy head in the direction of a collision course? Allen Gilmer posted on his LinkedIn this graphic for crude oil. … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Chesapeake from the Barnett Shale

Update 9/23/16  If you’ve been following my blog-thank you. If you are wondering why I no longer blog it is because I have been working for a water generating company. Lets just say that municipal drinking water cannot be trusted..and … Continue reading

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Senator Cornyn doesn’t know lots ’bout frack

“Dear Mrs. Feil…As you may know, hydraulic fracturing uses a mixture of water and sand to extract oil and natural gas…..” gee what about the frack chemicals as found on the FracFocus Chemical Disclosure Registry??? NO thank you I will … Continue reading

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Chesapeake Take or Pay (into bankruptcy ?)))

Seeking Alpha reported of Chesapeake’s REAL COSTLY gathering agreements. They post a portion of their Q4 2015, statement explaining the “Take or Pay” minimum gathering requirements… (emphasis is Alpha’s): Our gathering agreements for Barnett and Haynesville production require us to pay the service … Continue reading

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How #FRAckONcraCK gets into MUNICIPAL drinking water

UPDATE: Sadly, a company called Water Rescue Services in Midland had a deadly explosion when 23 yr old Julian Gallardo was mixing CHEMICALS. Scientists say to use NON-chemical ways to treat these waters to avoid unwanted disinfection by-products.  http://www.pennenergy.com/articles/pennenergy/2016/01/oil-and-gas-worker-dies-in-explosion-while-mixing-chemicals-in-texas.html This … Continue reading

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NG 2 costly 2 frack 4 & UNG 10 yr price decrease chart = Hyperbolic Decline Curve ha ha

Pricing & production decline curve charts here and here look the same….going down hill fast! AAnd at todays NG depressed pricing …who can really justify the costs to afford to frack? …no hyperbole pun intended ha ha ha ha.

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Plan B when NG prices sky rocket due 2 production declines

Seeking Alpha says…“According to the EIA, in the past ten years, consumption of natural gas has increased by 15%, most of which occurred in the past five years…..for the majority of wells (this year) neither oil or natural gas (prices) … Continue reading

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Shale oil supplies at risk w/decline curve-US 2 B more dependent on conventional foreign oil

PERFECT STORM=U S shale oil supplies peter out/need replenishing + US CAN’T AFFORD TO FRACK = dependency on foreign oil…..and could be just months away! Halliburton said in a Q4 conference call …“It (the world) might be using less than supply at the moment, but that moment … Continue reading

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#RedQueen of Fracking Shale says (drill) “FASTER FASTER” just to replace petered-out production

http://www.mrt.com/business/article_cde34188-25c9-11e4-954b-0019bb2963f4.html The President of Schlumberger North America, Robert Drummond, said that they have re-frack technology to go after the fossil fuels left in the ground in existing wells already drilled all over North America.  Why keep drilling (that’s expensive) when they can just re-frack? … Continue reading

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TIPRO buys 4 page ad in Texas Monthly GOP rag

The October 2013 issue of Texas Monthly, has a FOUR PAGE AD paid for by The Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) This ad in my opinion is under the guise to publicly recognized those (gasholes?) in the … Continue reading

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