BHP Billiton, an Angelo-Australian oil and gas company with operations in the Permian Basin, is expanding in Reeves County and donating money to help the community.
In Texas mineral estate owners have the right to what's under the ground while surface estate owners have rights to whats on the ground. Local Big 2's Camila Bernal takes a closer look at what happens when you only own the surface
To keep up with technology in the oil and gas industry, Halliburton, one of the largest oil field services companies, said they are working on what they call “Frac of the Future.”
As the city of Midland continues to grow, city leaders must figure out how to accommodate the existing drilling sites, the ones planned for the future and the developers wanting to expand.
Discussions of the lesser prairie chicken brought together government officials, oil and gas industry leaders and ranchers in the Permian Basin Tuesday.
The oil boom in the Permian Basin doesn't just bring oil. In recent years, hand injuries, caused by heavy equipment in the oil field have also increased.
Although the Permian Basin is known for the oil and gas industry, a large ranching community is also a key part of the area.
The debate over the possibility of a link between hydraulic fracturing and earthquakes has been around for years. But researchers from Cornell University and the University of Colorado say a few highly active disposal wells are causing earthquakes in Oklahoma.
The first large-scale solar project in Pecos County is just months from being completed, expanding energy production to much more than wind, oil and gas.
The Barilla Solar Project in Pecos County is about two months from its official opening, becoming Pecos County’s first large-scale solar project.
Congressman Mike Conaway speaks on the importance of the oil and gas industry, and the national conversation around the EPA, hydraulic fracturing and exporting oil.
The hydraulic fracturing boom opened doors for the oil business but it also expanded the horizon for natural gas.
The environmental protection agency announced a clean power plan on Monday, causing controversy across the nation. Experts say the plan will have an immense impact on the coal industry and possibly on the oil and gas industry.
Chevron, one of the largest oil companies in the world, chose to hold their annual stockholders meeting in the Permian Basin, highlighting the area’s importance to the company.
A group of Ecuadorian indigenous and others traveled to the Permian Basin Wednesday to protest and ask Chevron, one of the largest oil companies in the world, to clean up the oil damage in the Ecuadorian Amazon.
Oil companies in the Permian basin rely on Mudlogging companies to determine the type of rock they are drilling in and what they are drilling into.
The relationship between oil and natural gas is constantly growing.
When oil and gas companies are looking for the perfect place to drill, they rely on various technologies to know exactly where they can make more money.
Under state regulations, oil companies must release the ingredients in their hydraulic fracturing fluid.
For Midland businessman Jamie Ehl, mixing oil and guns was a natural fit. Plating oil parts is a business he has worked hard to build over the years, but guns were his hobby since childhood.
The Permian Basin is at the frontline of energy production and policies, according to two well-known oil advocates, who have been in the industry for over 30 years.
New information says the Wolfcamp Shale, which also overlaps the Cline Shale, could be the second biggest oilfield in the world.
Experts discuss the future of the lesser prairie chicken's ongoing battle in the oilfields
Midland College is hoping to give students participating in their diesel technology program a leg up on the competition for those that complete their two year associates program.
Water is an essential part of life, and for those trying to get at gas buried deep underground, it's also an essential part of business.
The oil boom is affecting many aspects of daily life for Midland residents, from traffic, to the possibility of a 53 story energy tower coming to the downtown area.
Social media is changing the way the world works. Now it's changing the oil industry.
Rain might not be abundant in the Permian Basin, but sunlight usually is.
Kirby-Smith Machinery in Odessa has a couple of new products that they think might just revolutionize the oil and gas industry.
A look at the positives and negatives of the current oil boom
University Lands brings in $74 Million during oil/gas lease sale
MudSmith makes cleanliness, environment priority
Oilman brings world-class recording studio to basin
Some of Texas’ biggest oil and gas lobbyists are hoping to take control of the fate of the fast-disappearing lesser prairie chicken — much like they did with the dunes sagebrush lizard this year.
Two Gardendale residents and Berry Petroleum face off in court hearing
Heated hearing takes place in Ector Co. District Court
OHS track star and future Baylor Bear among dozens of scholarship recipients
Expert Mickey Cargile compares the boom/bust of the 80's to current day
Midland-based company ready to help operators under pressure to get their emissions under control
Iron Horse Ranch housing 230 employees and growing
Financial expert Mickey Cargile takes a look at oil prices
Oilfield accident victim finds strength and motivation at CrossFit
Ten of nearly 100 CNG trucks located in Permian Basin
International dignitaries in Permian Basin to study oil and gas industry
New company offers solar powered light towers
If oil prices remain strong, University Lands could make $1 billion in near future
First shipment of waste disposed of at WCS Federal Waste Disposal Facility
Fasken Oil and Ranch talks 1,000 acre planned community
Part 1: A look at Fasken's 100 year history in the Permian Basin
The man behind building the largest company of it's kind in this hemisphere