Category Archives: Business

A Penny for Your Journalism

While researching funding models for journalism start-ups, I came across another example of why news paywalls do more harm to solid journalism than good. My online search led me to an article on a website published by Inside Philanthropy. According to its Crunchbase listing, Inside Philanthropy is a journalism site that aims to “pull back […]

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Rockies Oil Groups Prep for Summer Meetings

Oil and gas trade groups gear up for summer convention season. In Colorado, the shifting political landscape and intense competition from private convention producers forces COGA to end the trade expo side of its annual Energy Summit. In New Mexico, the IPANM casts a wide net as it looks to step up as the authority […]

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Mountains of Data into Informed Decisions

Publication: Shale Play Water Management Issue: March / April 2019 By Dan Larson A Denver-based startup has found success providing operators and water service companies with up-to-date field data on the role water plays in the oilfield presented in a familiar graphic format. This timely information helps drive informed decisions and avoid expensive surprises. The […]

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Austin Chalk Draws Interest in Litigious Louisiana

Publication: American Oil & Gas Reporter March 2019 By Dan Larson After enduring years in litigation’s shadow, the long, proud history of Louisiana energy production may be on teh verge of  a revival in the Austin Chalk. Renewed interest in the Austin Chalk formation, the latest twists in ongoing legal action and increased Haynesville Shale […]

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