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Pioneer plans to drill in inlet: Cosmopolitan field could be producing in 5 years could be producing oil within five years, Pioneer Natural Resources officials said on Tuesday. Pioneer, an Irving...1967. ConocoPhillips formed a partnership with Pioneer Natural Resources in 2001, drilling two wells, the Hansen 1 and...
Exploration work to resume at Cosmopolitan prospect

...including wells by previous owners ARCO Alaska and Pioneer Natural Resources, indicate the presence of 44 million barrels...horizontal wells led ARCO to sell Cosmopolitan to Pioneer Natural Resources, which drilled its own horizontal oil production...
Independents offer mixed review of oil tax changes

...or producing oil on Alaska's North Slope.Pioneer Natural Resources Alaska, Brooks Range Petroleum, and Armstrong...improved.J. Patrick Foley, incoming president of Pioneer Natural Resources Alaska, said the governor's plan would be...
Buccaneer sells holdings in Cosmopolitan, Cook Inlet jack-up rig

...operator at Cosmopolitan, drilled an exploration well at Cosmopolitan in 2013 and made a natural gas discovery. Pioneer Natural Resources, which previously owned the asset, had also confirmed an oil discovery at deeper reservoir intervals, and...
Jack-up rig to leave Homer in late March Cook Inlet off Anchor Point, on the Kenai Peninsula. Buccaneer acquired the leases at Cosmopolitan from Pioneer Natural Resources. When that is finished the rig will be moved to prospects in north Cook Inlet, on leases also owned by Buccaneer...
Legislators wrestle with complexity of oil taxes

...have warned legislators that elimination of the investment tax credit does that.Todd Abbott, president of Pioneer Natural Resources, which operates the small Oooguruk field on the Slope, said the capital investment tax credit in the current...
Jack-up rigs back to work test the Cosmopolitan prospect, a known oil and gas discovery that has been tested over several years by Pioneer Natural Resources and in earlier years by ARCO Alaska Inc. Pioneer sold the prospect to Buccaneer and BlueCrest Energy, another...
Buccaneer considers subsea production system

...known for years. It previously was tested with extended-reach wells drilled from shore by ARCO Alaska and Pioneer Natural Resources. Based on the previous drilling and testing Cosmopolitan has an estimated 55.2 million barrels of proven...
Commission mulls tough new fracking regs

...before you do them. You can just submit that," Seamount said.Pat Foley, external affairs vice president for Pioneer Natural Resources, said his company conducted the state's first large-scale hydraulic fracturing last year on three wells...
Operators say oil tax change will spur projects under construction in 2014. Mustang will produce about 15,000 barrels per day at peak, Armfeld said.Pioneer Natural Resources, a major independent company that operates the small Oooguruk field, said it is also satisfied with the final...


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