May 31, 2021

This shows the Bakken raw associated gas production forecast to 2040. Raw associated gas production reached a peak of 2.9 Bcf/d in 2019 and is expected to decline to 2.4 Bcf/d over the next few years.    It begins to recover in 2023 and is forecast to reach its peak of over 3.6 Bcf/d in 2030. Bakken associated gas is located in the Willison Basin (North Dakota, Montana, and Canada).

Bakken Associated Gas Initial Productivity (IP)

Initial Productivity grew from 0.4 MMcf/dcf/d in 2010 to to over 1.6 MMcf/d in 2020. Incorrys expects only a marginal increase over the next few years and then forecasts a drop thereafter to about 1.2 MMcf/d by 2040.

Bakken Associated Gas EUR

The Estimated Ultimate Recovery (EUR) for Bakken associated gas  has increased from 0.5 Bcf/well to 2.3 Bcf/well in 2020.