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Posted September 29, 2014Today in Energy

New Eagle Ford wells continue to show higher production ›

Increased drilling and improved drilling efficiency have led to significant crude oil production increases in the Eagle Ford region in southern Texas. These increases have occurred despite the region's relatively high well decline rates. However, by offsetting the natural declines through the use of new recovery techniques, further production increases are possible. More

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration


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9/29/2014: $3.354/gal

up$0.001 from week earlier
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9/29/2014: $3.755/gal

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down$0.164 from year earlier

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9/26/2014: $93.54/bbl

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down$9.49 from year earlier

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9/26/2014: $3.984/mmBtu

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9/20/2014: 18.833 million tons

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