Devon Energy Sells Canadian Assets to Pay Down Eagle Ford Debt

Officials Say Devon Will Divest Non-Core US Assets by The End of the Year
Devon Energy Core & Emerging Asset Map

Devon Energy Core & Emerging Asset Map

Devon Energy completed the sale of its Canadian conventional assets to Canadian Natural Resources for $2.7 billion after taxes.

The company will use the money to pay down debt acquired from a $6 billion purchase of GeoSouthern’s Eagle Ford assets, which was completed on February 28th.

Read more: Devon Acquires Eagle Ford Assets from GeoSouthern for $6 Billion

Devon considers its’ Eagle Ford Shale acreage as core to its portfolio, and plans on divesting its non-core US assets by the end of the year. Devon’s other US core areas are in the Barnett Shale, Anadarko Basin and Permian Basin. The Mississippian-Woodford and the Powder River and Wind River Basins in the Rockies are emerging assets in the company’s portfolio.

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BP’s Bob Dudley Shares His Energy Thoughts – IHS CERAWeek

US Oil Supply Growth Is Helping Meet Increasing Worldwide Demand

BP’s Bob Dudley addressed the crowd at IHS CERAWeek to share the company’s view of the industry industry. Mr. Dudley described the global energy journey and his view of the role of the US & Russia in the energy future. [Read more…]