Editor's Note:

EnergyWire will not publish Monday, May 30. It returns Tuesday, May 31.

EnergyWire headlines —

SPOTLIGHT

1. BAKKEN SHALE:

Faced with production declines, drillers cook up new recipes for growth

Shale oil, trapped thousands of feet below the North Dakota soil, is under extreme pressure. And in a way, the same is true of Continental Resources Inc. The Bakken-focused firm turned in 39 percent production growth last year and reaffirmed its goal of tripling production by 2017. But to get there -- and to do its part for the U.S. energy boom -- it will have to keep wringing oil out of increasingly stubborn rocks.

TOP STORIES

THIS MORNING'S STORIES

Advertisement

E&E Interactive

E&E's Power Plan Hub

Compiled Coverage by Issue

Drought
Fiscal 2017 Budget and Appropriations
Oregon Standoff
Global Climate Debate
Nuclear Crisis

E&E Special Reports

Deep Underground
Hot CO2mmodity
A Tale of Two Coal Towns
Sports at Risk
People To Watch 2016
Greater Expectations: The New Geopolitics of Climate Change
Energy Scions

E&E Services

Learn More About E&E
Start a Trial
Receive Email Alerts
Staff Directory
Employment Opportunities
Announcements

Advertisement

Latest Selected Headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

Latest E&ETV Videos