Niobrara shale http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Company is still optimistic about Niobrara Oil Shale http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/company-still-optimistic-about-niobrara-oil-shale <p>Wells drilled in the Niobrara shale in southeastern Wyoming aren&rsquo;t producing nearly as much oil as some had expected. But Anadarko Petroleum, one of the big oil companies exploring the shale, expressed nothing but optimism at a Business Expo in Cheyenne Tuesday.</p> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 15:46:22 +0000 Willow Belden 15109 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Company is still optimistic about Niobrara Oil Shale Wyoming's Niobrara shale is producing less than hoped http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyomings-niobrara-shale-producing-less-hoped <p>Wells drilled in the Wyoming part of the Niobrara Shale are producing less than half the amount of oil that wells in Colorado are producing. That&rsquo;s according to Wyoming Oil and Gas Supervisor Tom Doll, who discussed the matter with lawmakers late last week.&nbsp; However, Bruce Hinchey of the Petroleum Association of Wyoming isn&rsquo;t discouraged. Tue, 01 Nov 2011 11:34:57 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 15032 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming's Niobrara shale is producing less than hoped