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Eagle Ford task force to meet in San Antonio
The next Eagle Ford Shale Task Force meeting is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Aug. 7 at the San Antonio Water System, 2800 U.S. Highway 281 North.
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Fri Jul 18, 2014
Reporter's Notebook: Merger frenzy shows San Antonio's economic growth
No question about it, Texas has the Eagle Ford Shale and Permian Basin to thank for the 44 percent hike in merger and acquisition activity it experienced during the first half of 2014.
New Braunfels company looks to sell Eagle Ford Shale acreage
New Braunfels-based Patterson Energy Corp. is seeking a buyer for its leasehold in the southern portion of the Eagle Ford Shale.
Las Colinas ready to build
Kenedy Chamber of Commerce officials and special guests join with representatives of Silverback Homes, Southwest Engineers, Inc. and other partners involved in the new Las Colinas subdivision in Kenedy Wednesday morning for a ribbon cutting ceremony in celebration of the new project moving forward into the construction phases.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Energy deals accounted for the majority of Texas' biggest mergers and acquisitions this year
Texas' energy industry, now in high gear with the development of the Eagle Ford Shale and Permian Basin, accounted for seven of the state's 10 largest mergers and acquisitions in the first half of this year, according to data from research firm Mergermarket.
Recent conference shows how Eagle Ford challenges link urban and rural areas
The Rural Business Program at UTSA's Institute for Economic Development on June 19-20 hosted its 5 th annual Texas Rural Challenge conference.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
John Crisp - A local climate-change laboratory with global implications
If you were looking for a place to contemplate global climate change in a microcosm -- climate change writ small -- you could do worse than to consider my humble corner of the world.
Cardinal Energy eyes more acreage in Eagle Ford and Permian Basin
Cardinal Energy Group Inc., which recently inked a deal for 2,800 acres in the Eagle Ford Shale, is on the prowl for additional drilling sites in the South Texas oil-and-gas play and in West Texas' Permian Basin.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Daily Republic
A local climate-change laboratory with global implications
If you were looking for a place to contemplate global climate change in a microcosm - climate change writ small - you could do worse than to consider my humble corner of the world.
Cardinal Energy lands in the Eagle Ford with pending acreage deal
Cardinal Energy Group Inc., a company focused on expanding production in inactive oilfields, is buying 2,800 acres in the Eagle Ford Shale oil-and-gas formation from Nordic Oil USA 1 LLLP.
The Victoria Advocate
Pro/Con: Should Victoria take steps to provide affordable housing?
Victoria resident Frances Sanchez, 66, sits in her rented apartment of nine years at Casa Del Rio Apartments.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
The Victoria Advocate
Con: Private businesses should be protected from city oversight
The reality for Texas is cities cannot impose a rent control, said David Mintz, spokesperson with the Texas Apartment Association.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Dark side of Eagle Ford
Bee County law enforcement officers are hoping that the county will authorize not only additional staff but the purchase of tasers for those patrolling the highways and country roads.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Oil production booming in Texas city
It's Good Friday in Three Rivers, Texas -- once a sleepy little town known for its wildflowers, its fishing and its hunting.
Rockwater Energy Solutions buys developer of water-treatment technology
Rockwater Energy Solutions, Inc., a water-management company active in the Eagle Ford Shale, has purchased Neohydro Corp., a developer of water-treatment technology for the oil industry.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Firm develops five new wastewater disposal sites in South and West Texas
Tulsa, Okla.-based NGL Energy Partners LP has developed five new wastewater disposal facilities to serve drillers in the Eagle Ford Shale and Permian Basin oil-and-gas formations, according to a company financial filing.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Merger activity in Texas hit a 10-year high during the first half of 2014
Texas-based companies announced at least 255 mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and divestitures during the first half of 2014 - a 30 percent increase over the first six months of 2013, according to Mergermarket, a global M&A research firm that produced the data for the Texas Lawbook.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Atop a vast field of wealth in South Texas, some barely scrape by
From the window of her tin-roofed trailer, Judy Vargas can glimpse a miraculous world.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Five minutes with Attorney "Trace" Burton
J. Byron "Trace" Burton III, a partner in San Antonio law firm Uhl, Fitzsimons, Jewett & Burton, has made a career of representing South Texas landowners in their dealings with oil-and-gas companies.
Texas Energy CEO takes broadband wireless to remote oilfields
Bryan Olivier, the new CEO of Houston-based Texas Energy Network LLC, is trying to connect corporate offices with remote oilfield areas like never before.