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(Most recent market data from Ino.com - provided by the North Mid-continent Region Petroleum Technology Transfer Council)


Industry Resources


Ptacek, Andy, Sales Tax Issues and Recovery Audits for Kansas Oil  & Gas Producers, Agility Solutions, September 2013.


Kansas Oil and Gas Mapper - KGS

Digital Petroleum Atlas - KGS

Oil and Gas Information Page - KGS

Online Open-file Reports from the Petroleum Research Section - KGS

Kansas Oil Operators - KCC

Rules and Regulations For The Conservation of Crude Oil and Natural Gas - KCC

Notices of Intents to drill - KCC

Minimum Surface Casing Requirements - KCC

Established minimum depths for disposal wells - KCC

Wells and Well Logs

Search Plugged Wells in Kansas - KGS

newKeystone Pipeline

Keystone Pipeline Overall Route map - TransCanada

Map: Keystone Pipeline Route for Nebraska - TransCanada

Educational Resources


Kansas Petroleum Profile - EIA


Petroleum Product Prices for Kansas - EIA

Petroleum Product Sales for Kansas - EIA

Petroleum Product Stocks for Kansas - EIA


Basics of Oil & Gas Log Analysis - 1999 KGS

Using the PfEFFER Version 2/Pro log analysis program - 1999 KGS

Computer Applications for the Petroleum Industry - 1999 KGS



The Kansas Independent Oil & Gas Association

Petroleum Technology Transfer Council

Kansas Oil Museum - El Dorado, KS



The Kansas Corporation Commission

Kansas Geological Survey


Department of Fossil Energy - DOE



Keystone pipeline in Kansas part of a much bigger story
(Wichita Eagle, June 28, 2014)

Crude oil prices hit 10-month highs on Iraq crisis
(Christian Science Monitor, June 13, 2014)

Tapstone Energy seeks $1.45 million in Oklahoma City incentives
(Oklahoma City Oklahoman, April 21, 2014)

Experts Eye Oil and Gas Industry as Quakes Shake Oklahoma
(New York Times, Dec. 12, 2013)

State plans to install additional system to stop spreading gasoline plume
(Lawrence Journal World, Nov. 3, 2013)

Oil Spill in North Dakota Raises Detection Concerns
(New York Times, Oct. 23, 2013)

In North Dakota, New Concerns Over Mixing Oil and Wheat
(New York Times, Oct. 17, 2013)

Pipeline leak spills 20,600 barrels of oil near Tioga, N.Dak.
(Dickinson Press, Oct. 10, 2013)

Shell to Investors: "We're Not in Kansas Anymore"
(Motley Fool, Sept. 25, 2013)

3 more oil spills found after floods in Colorado
(Boulder Daily Camera, Sept. 25, 2013)

Eagle editorial: Downtown no place to drill for oil
(Wichita Eagle, Sept. 24, 2013)

Colorado oil and gas field flooding: A tally of oil spills so far
(Denver Post, Sept. 23, 2013)

Zarco stations begin selling E-15 product again after ending 28-year relationship with Phillips 66
(Lawrence Journal World, Sept. 20, 2013)

After the Flood, Toxic Fears
(OnEarth, Sept. 17, 2013)

The President and the Pipeline
(The New Yorker, Sept. 16, 2013)

Boulder County activists concerned about flooded oil, gas wells
(Boulder Daily Camera, Sept. 15, 2013)

Kansas segment to oilpipeline to begin construction
(Wichita Eagle, August 2, 2013)

NPPD: Keystone XL deadline ‘wishful thinking’
(Columbus Telegram, Feb. 17, 2013)

Gas prices on the rise as refineries switch to summer blends early
(Garden City Telegram, Feb. 15, 2013)

Water is at the center of energy development in Kansas
(High Plains Journal, Nov. 20, 2012)

Oil and gas panel discussion is equal parts policy, GOP politics
(Wichita Eagle, August 22, 2012)

McPherson oil refinery to undergo upgrade
(Wichita Eagle, May 27, 2012)

Upswing in area horizontal oil drilling
(Wichita Eagle, May 27, 2012)

Farmers hit the jackpot in Kansas oil boom
(CNN Money, May 25, 2012)

Editorial: Drilling rigs producing optimism
(Topeka Capital-Journal, April 9, 2012)

Oil patch near Vinland sees boon with increase in crude prices
(Lawrence Journal World, March 18, 2012)

As oil, gas ‘fracking’ gains popularity in Kansas, so does safety debate
(Wichita Eagle, March 3, 2012)

Editorial: Oil Town?
(Hutchinson News, Feb. 17, 2012)

Rejecting Pipeline Proposal, Obama Blames Congress
(New York Times, Jan. 18, 2012)

Feds sue Coffeyville refinery over river oil spill
(Wichita Eagle, September 27, 2011)

Pipeline hearing draws energy rivals
(Topeka Capital-Journal, September 27, 2011)

Hearing draws those for, against pipeline
(Lawrence Journal World, Sept. 27 2011)

Hydrofracking exposes controversy in Kansas
(Topeka Capital-Journal, September 5, 2011)

Wind energy company pitches turbines to help extend the life of stripper wells
(Wichita Business Journal, August 19, 2011)

House Approves a Bill to Spur Oil Exploration
(New York Times, May 11, 2011)

The ugly truth about energy
(TomDispatch, April 7, 2011)

Declining gas valuations concern for area officials
(Garden City Telegram, March 8, 2011)

Energy Security
(McPherson Sentinel, March 4, 2011)

Fracking activity in gas drilling may be linked to ‘swarm’ of Arkansas quakes
(The Colorado Independent, March 1, 2011)

County leaders say pipeline gains won’t outweigh losses
(Winfield Courier, November 12, 2009)

Gas prices are falling, but will consumers notice?
(Christian Science Monitor, July 9, 2009)

News Archives

FuelFix.com, Houston (TX) Chronicle

West Texas Oil and Gas News

Washington Post - Oil & Gas Prices special section - last updated in 2011

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