Illinois Basin

Illinois Oil Production Just Under 3.65 Million Barrels in First Half of 2021

Illinois crude oil production totaled 3,647,520 barrels in the first half of 2021, according to…


Illinois Oil Production Totaled 7.51 Million Barrels in 2020

  Illinois crude oil production totaled 7,513,835 barrels in 2020, according to data compiled…


Report: Illinois Oil & Gas Industry Represented 3% of State’s Economy in 2020

Most folks probably don’t think of Illinois as a major oil and natural gas industry state. But the…


Draft DOE Study Indicates Illinois Basin Oil Production Methane Emissions Are Negligible

Preliminary results from a long-awaited U.S. Department of Energy marginal well methane emissions…