Exploration & Production

Haynesville gas output hits highest level since end-2013

Gas production in the Haynesville shale play in the United States has risen to its highest level since the end of 2013, the EIA has said.
By Staff reporter 30 October 2017 0 28168

Gas production in the Haynesville shale play in the United States has risen to its highest level since the end of 2013, the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported on Friday.

Marketed gas production in Haynesville reached 195 million cubic metres per day (MMcm/d) in September after having remaining at close to 170 MMcm/d for the past three years.

The increase was attributed to the expansion in the number of active drilling rigs since late 2016 and a “trend toward higher per-well initial production...