The Phillips case stemmed from a dispute over the regulatory status of Phillips Petroleum, one of the nation's leading oil and gas companies and a major producer of casinghead
gas, a by-product of oil production.
In Texas, gas derived from oil-producing wells is referred to as casinghead
gas, and the lower panel of figure 2 shows that this increase in oil production has yielded a proportional increase in gas production.
In Texas, the amount of associated or casinghead
gas produced from oil wells has tripled from 674 billion cubic feet in 2008 to almost 2 trillion cubic feet in 2014.
JNC produces electricity from casinghead
and stranded natural gas.
Under Borys, because casinghead
gas is in solution in the
com) generates electricity from casinghead
and/or stranded natural gas.
We are negotiating with a pipeline company to purchase the casinghead
gas that is currently shut-in," reported Mr.
Once the water flooding procedures take effect, production could exceed 1500 barrels of oil per month and 3,000 mcfgpm of casinghead