Essential Oil: February 20, 2015

Alberta Oil's daily roundup of the top energy news and market numbers More →

The biggest horizontal oil play in the U.S. isn’t the Bakken, and it isn’t the Eagle Ford

Look to layered plays like the Permian as a measure of land value More →

How OPEC missed the North American shale revolution

"Today, another kind of “oil crisis” is underway – not for the West, but for OPEC. And this latest threat has a name: fracking." More →

Enerplus Corp. refocuses as Ian Dundas prepares to take over as CEO

Bakken and Marcellus producers announces a change in course during investor presentation More →

Will a new name affect PetroBakken Energy’s results?

The light oil producer, Lightstream Resources, tries to distance itself from its corporate lineage More →

Ian Dundas takes over as CEO at Enerplus Corp.

“Two-thirds of our production would have been natural gas a few years ago. Now we’re just under 50 per cent oil and liquids,” says Dundas More →

Anterra Energy grows by gobbling up distressed companies

“You cannot compete in this market with oil prices going down. If we drill one failed well, we fail.” More →