Continental Resources, Inc., based in Oklahoma City, is focused on the exploration and production of on-shore oil-prone plays in the United States. The Company concentrates its leasehold and production strategies in the Bakken of North Dakota and Montana, as well as Oklahoma in its recently discovered SCOOP play and the Northwest Cana play.
Falling inventories and strong demand expectations combined with global outages could soon lead to higher oil prices
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Bad news on the carbon emissions front.
Iowa, Ohio, Oklahoma,Wyoming, Minnesota and Louisiana have introduced or passed legislation to criminalize environmental dissent. There is evidence that bill mill organizations such as ALEC and the bipartisan group Council of State Governments (CSG) had their hand in shaping these bills says investigative journalist Steve Horne.
We are closing in on the two-year mark for the historic drop in crude oil prices.In the span of 2014-2016, the industry has seen the price for a barrel of oil drop from north of $110 to south of $30.This crash has brought about great hardship for the Louisiana oil and gas industry as well as the entire job market within our state. We have seen well over 10,000 jobs lost in Louisiana and over 350,000 jobs lost nationally.In addition to the record low crude oil prices and the vast loss of jobs,
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